Blue Opal Gemstones

Australian blue opal displays a dominant blue color and can be found on black, crystal and dark crystal opal. This type of opal is found in and around all the major Australian mining areas including Andamooka, Coober Pedy, Lightning Ridge and Mintabie.

The popularity of blue opal has increased significantly recently, with blue and blue green opal and opal jewelry, including rings, pendants and earrings, very much in demand. Blue opal looks simply stunning when set into jewelry.