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This Town in Australia Looks Totally Deserted. But Turns Out Their Residents Are Just Brilliant.

This Town in Australia Looks Totally Deserted. But Turns Out Their Residents Are Just Brilliant.

The town of Coober Pedy in Northern New South Wales, Australia. Looks totally deserted. But turns out their residents are just brilliant.

Coober Pedy, Central Australia ~ Underground House. These homes feature largely in this mining area as they maintain a very even temperature year round otherwise the heat would be intolerable.

Australia Underground homes are common in this mining area as they maintain a very even temperature year round. Otherwise the Coober Pedy heat would be intolerable.

Amazing underground town There is in South Australia underground town.Coober Pedy is also known as the world’s opal capital with 30% global opals mined here. As for the town name, it is translated as “whitemans hole” from the Aboriginal term kupa-piti.

Amazing underground town There is in South Australia underground town.Coober Pedy is also known as the world's opal capital with global opals mined here. As for the town name, it is translated as whitemans hole from the Aboriginal term kupa-piti.

Coober Pedy - keep off the grass Those Australians have such a sense of humor :)Luv it!

Coober Pedy, Australia - keep off the grass - Aussie humor :)

A guide to the underground Outback town of Coober Pedy, underground town

A guide to the bizarre Outback underground town of Coober Pedy

A guide to the underground Outback town of Coober Pedy, underground town

Coober Pedy | What makes it unique: This Australian city is completely underground and has been given the informal title of The Opal Capital of the world. Visit one of the many underground mines, just be careful not to tumble down any shafts!

Coober Pedy - What makes it unique: This Australian city is completely underground and has been given the informal title of The Opal Capital of the world. Visit one of the many underground mines, just be careful not to tumble down any shafts!

A bustling underground town is also the opal capital of the world Coober Pedy (the name comes from the local Aboriginal term kupa-piti, which means "white man's hole") is located in the Australian outback about 846 kilometers north of Adelaide. The town was established in 1915 following the discovery of opal.

9 Weirdest Towns In The World - cities, towns, places people live

The 9 Weirdest Towns in the World!Coober Pedy,Australia: this whole town exists underground!the town has underground stores,churches,galleries>

'The Big Winch', Coober Pedy, South Australia • aussie big things • in cooper pedy Australia's famous opal field • Adelaide's highlights

'The Big Winch', Coober Pedy, South Australia - Australia's famous opal field

Coober Pedy, Australia: This small town in the middle of nowhere, Australia, is home to some of the strangest houses on Earth. A combination of climactic conditions and the existence of opal mining in the region have literally driven the residents underground. Everything from residences to churches are carved out of the ground as the above images show.

Coober Pedy, Australia: A combination of climactic conditions and the existence of opal mining in the region have literally driven the residents underground. Everything from residences to churches & hotels are carved out of the ground.

Opal viewing, Coober Pedy

sleeping under the ground

DSC04292_Coober_Pedy_sa.jpg • the big tall opal miner • Coober Pedy • South Australia • Aussie big things Australia

The big tall opal miner

Coober Pedy, South Australia's outback opal town, most of which is underground.

Coober Pedy, South Australia's outback opal town, most of which is underground. Very unique place.

The Australian town of Coober Pedy has restaurants, art galleries, bars and hotels, all underground.

Go beneath the surface and explore the hidden lives of three underground homes and gardens: the Kinver Edge cave homes, the Forestiere Underground Gardens, and the underground town of Coober Pedy, Australia.

stayed here // Coober Pedy (Underground Hotel and town in Australia)

Desert Cave Hotel – Coober Pedy, Australia this is also a good idea of local art i feel the texture on the walls brightens up the room gives a sense of warmth makes u fell relaxed

The Big Winch in opal mining town Coober Pedy, #Outback South #Australia

: Only in OZ - The Big Winch, Coober Pedy, South Australia

Coober Pedy, http://www.bloggerme.com.au/states/great-australian-bight Australia the opal mining capital of the world!

Coober Pedy Australia opal mine and underground town