Minerals from our mines make great specimens.  We mine  quality specimen minerals as the primary purpose at more than 35 locations throughout Australia. Our minerals are not salvage from metal mines, we target the best locations for cabinet specimens.

Crystal world counts mineral collectors, students, universities and museums in our client base.

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Minerals Australia, Wholesale Black Opal Specimen, Mintabie South Australia

Large Black Opal Specimen, Mintabie  South Australia 16 x 13 cm

Minerals Australia, Variscite Mt Deverell Milgun Western Australia mined by Thomas Kapitany

Variscite Mt Deverell Milgun Western Australia  Mineral Specimens Mined by Tom Kapitany

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Mineral News

Sulphur seen as key indicator for new mineral deposits

Minerals preserved in diamond have revealed hints of the bright blue rocks that exist deep within the Earth.

Despite being one of the poorest nations in the world, Afghanistan may be sitting on one of the richest troves of minerals in the world, valued at nearly $1 trillion, according to U.S. scientists.

Lanthanides – Rare Earth Minerals

Mars Rover Finds Rich Mineral Stew in Fractured Rock