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Coober Pedy



This is the inside of the Serbian Church, Coober Pedy which has been tunnelled out of the rocks:



The stained glass is the outside of the rocks







The outside of one of the first houses built underground into the rocks:



The same view from the other side of the front door - this was the first room ever dug out for this home:



One of the underground bedrooms:



An old blower machine that was used to suck up rocks to the surface of the mines - like a large vacuum cleaner:



Mark doing some mining at the Old Timers mine:



The "Big Winch" - local icon



Views over Coober Pedy, over 80% of the population live underground with a constant temperature all year round.











Views over the Breakaways:











You see some strange things in the middle of the desert:



Views over the Painted Desert - well worth the bad road conditions:

























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