Photographs and Adventures

Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy is still a rough and dusty town and doesn’t seem too different from our last visit in 1998. I was looking forward to photographing one of the explosives trucks that used to roar around the town, but I was disappointed, I think maybe the rules have changed and they aren’t allowed in town any more.

Coober Pedy mines dotted over the landscape

Home, sweet home. Boy that car must go through lots of tyres!

View from Coober Pedy lookout

Moonrise over the breakaways

The Breakaways are as breathtakingly beautiful as ever and the trumpet sounded wonderful echoing through the desert.

The Painted Desert

Breakaways at sunset

One response

  1. Nic

    Thanks for posting these – great shots! Love the shot of the mines and the moonrise over the Breakaways.

    I don’t think I’ll be moving to Coober Pedy! 🙂

    June 22, 2011 at 6:29 pm

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