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.
Jacaranda street carpet in Adelaide, Australia (by Gadget Man). Although no a native these trees put on one of the best street shows of purple flowers in Adelaide. They can be found in a number of locations and gardens in Sout Australia.