Black opal is the most coveted of all opal varities. The "black" in black opal means the gem has a very dark body tone. A black opal can be crystal or opaque. The rarest colour is red, next is green and orange with blue as the most common colour.
The Dog on the Tuckerbox is one of the few characters in Australian song to have his own monument. Erected in it still marks a popular resting place for passers-by. Gundagai, Australia 2014 drove from Melbourne to the Gold Coast and stopped overnight here
“I hardly like delivering the goods Mrs Kookaburra - them humans is so gum careless of ‘em” (Dr Stork to Mrs Kookaburra) Poster produced for the Royal Society for the Welfare of Mothers and Babies in 1918 by May Gibbs.