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Opal Minded

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM
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Left wife at home whilst in Sydney on business

Visited today as in Sydney on business leaving wife and children at home. Wonderful shop, quality... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
richard h
via mobile
Best place to find beautiful, tasteful opal jewelry in Sydney!

Very helpful and knowledgeable staff. Very nice selection of rings and other types of jewelry... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
leo091367
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Wilmington, Delaware
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Opal Minded is the only opal store in Sydney that mines its own opals. Established in 1989, it is conveniently located in The Rocks, just steps away from the Sydney Opera House. Uncompromising multilingual assistance. Australian opals unset and in pret-a-porter classical and contemporary designs. Duty free prices.
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55a George St | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited today as in Sydney on business leaving wife and children at home. Wonderful shop, quality items with knowledgeable staff. They couldn't be more helpful and bought a pair of ear rings for my wife as a thank you. Really beautiful and classic piece, not...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Very helpful and knowledgeable staff. Very nice selection of rings and other types of jewelry. Kayleigh was very patient with our questions, as we didn't really know much about opals (and being from the States). Found a very simple but spectacular boulder opal ring. I...More

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opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Leo, Thank you for taking the time to write such a thoughtful review. I trust that your beautiful boulder opal ring will be cherished and loved for years to come as well as it will bring back the wonderful and warm memories of the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my 3rd time to Australia this year and with 93% of the Opals coming from Australia, this is the country to get quality pieces of jewelry. However not all opal places are equal and Opal Minded is THE place transforming your experience from...More

1  Thank chefindien
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

5 years ago, when I visited Sydney for the first time, I went to Opal Minded to find a necklace for my girlfriend. Not having a lot of money at the time, I was worried that I wouldn't receive decent service since I wasn't there...More

1  Thank stevelemke
opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Steven, Thank you for taking the time to write such a splendid review. It’s lovely to hear that you’ve enjoyed two experiences with Opal Minded so far apart and that we were able to delight you both times! It was a real pleasure to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wanted to find a pretty opal piece within my budget to commemorate my time in Australia. Ember helped me find the perfect pair of earrings for me, and I really trust in their authenticity. Can't imagine any other place would have been quite as...More

2  Thank bschuy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a really great experince to shop here. The staffs are really helpful to find out the opal stone that suit you. The collection of opal in this store also really good.More

1  Thank abraham b
opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Abraham, It was an absolute pleasure helping you find the right stone for your ring and guiding you through our collection. It was clear when you fell in love with that stone and I was so happy that you went with your first choice!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place has a lot of different designs and price ranges. Fiona, the staff who had helped us was very friendly and useful. I got a beautiful unique solid opal necklace that had an exceptional price as well as very elegant earrings that were pricy...More

1  Thank hayaaliaa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful store with lovely staff! I was hoping to find an opal ring in my price range and the store did not disappoint. Great selection! The staff is well educated on the stones and helps you in finding the perfect fit for you.More

1  Thank LaLiz10
opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Liz, Thank you very much for your kind words. It was my great pleasure to find the right opal for you. I hope that your beautiful ring will bring back memories of the fabulous time you spent in Australia and at Opal Minded. I...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had been looking to buy an opal pendant for years due to it being not only beautiful but my birth stone. Since Australia is famous for opals I knew I had to hunt for one whilst I was there. Ember was extremely knowledgable about...More

1  Thank Helen S
opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Helen, I was very touched to read your review and warmed to see how much you treasure your opal pendant. From the moment you saw the stone it was clear you’d discovered something truly special and I am so glad to have helped you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the great joys of visiting Sydney is the availability of many varieties and cuts of Australian opal on display. One can find them anywhere- even in souvenir shops. But there is a major difference in the quality of the Opals and one should...More

1  Thank ckkoay
opalminded, Sales Executive at Opal Minded, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Keong, Thank you for your kind words and thank you for choosing at Opal Minded the special gift for your wife’s birthday. I am so glad you and your family had an enjoyable shopping experience with us. It was delightful having you in...More

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DM19742015
20 January 2018|
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Response from opalminded | Property representative |
Good morning, thank you for taking the time to find us online and asking a question. Our boutique specialises in the trade of opal gemstones, not the opal travel card. However, as a Sydney local, I can tell you that when you... More
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JuneNew456
12 September 2017|
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Response from opalminded | Property representative |
Good morning June, To travel to our boutique from Rydges you have a few options. The fastest way is by taxi, which your hotel reception staff can help you arrange, or by Uber which is a preferred transport option by many... More
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Linda A
1 May 2017|
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Response from Renata B | Property representative |
Dear Linda, Yes, Opal Minded is open every day 9am to 6.30pm. We are looking forward to seeing you. Renata
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