The National Opal Collection showroom tour


Due to popular demand, the showroom tour from 1030-1200 hours is now full. The National Opal Collection is happy to announce an additional showroom tour available to book from 1300-1430 hours.

Date: Sunday 12 August 2018
Time: 1300-1430 hours
Cost: FREE
Location: The National Opal Collection Melbourne Showroom
Address: Lower level, 119 Swanston Street, Melbourne 3000 Australia

The National Opal Collection is providing delegates and partners a short lecture and tour of their world class opal specimen and opalised fossil collection. The collection includes the opalised remains of dinosaurs, marine reptiles, crocodiles, sharks, fish, turtles, crustaceans, cephalopods, shells corals and flora from the Cretaceous period when inland Australia was once a giant sea.

All attendees will receive a copy of the book ‘Australian Precious Opal’ by Andrew and Damien Cody.

At the conclusion of the tour attendees can browse the beautiful showroom with a treasure trove of Australian Opal and Jewellery from Australia’s leading opal supplier.

Enjoy tax-free prices and a special 10% group discount. Participation is free of charge. Light refreshments will be provided to attendees.

Just a short walk or free tram ride from the official IMA2018 hotels! Take a piece of Australia home with you.

Bookings are essential. Click here to book your participation at the National Opal Collection tour.