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Queensland Museum, Brisbane: 7 reviews and 20 photos

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  • Australian Opal - Brisbane
      Australian Opal
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Want to see what Aborigine's use for spears, collecting their food and more, well visit here, and you will get a good insight into their lives.

If you have never seen Opal in its raw form, well, there are some lovely pieces on display, also some beautifully coloured gem stones.

Ever heard of the delicious tasting seafood, called "Moreton Bay Bug?"
Well, this "Bug" which is found on Australia's north coast is a fairly tasty, expensive delicacy served in many restaurants in Queensland and over Australia. Next time you are enjoying your seafood meal, then you will know what you are eating!

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  • Updated Dec 20, 2009
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  • davidjo's Profile Photo
    Apr 11, 2016 at 2:08 AM

    Is the Moreton Bay Bug same as a yabbie ? I seem to remember collecting some in the sand to use for bait when fishing

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