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Trusted Trader Accreditation

We are now accredited “Trusted Traders” – YAY! But the real question is – who trusts us and why is this accreditation important? Customs agencies around the world monitor and clear all shipments – including ours. In the literally millions of packages cleared each day accredited companies are recognised as businesses with a secure supply chain and compliant trade practices. This accreditation was difficult to obtain and in Australia we are proudly No. 189. We join the ranks of much larger organisations such as DHL, FedEx, Bunnings, Argyle Diamonds and Rio Tinto. Government officials have independently assessed and accredited our business against World Customs Organization standards. There is a Trusted Trader…

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The Rainbow Serpent Opal

The Rainbow Serpent Opal

It’s not often we are dumbstruck when it comes to opal but this one had us FLOORED. Recently discovered and mined by a long time friend in Lightning Ridge this opal represents a once in a lifetime find. Aptly named The Rainbow Serpent Opal after the aboriginal creator of life, the gem weighs 30.56 carats and displays a striated pattern of reds, blues, greens, oranges and gold. It has been identified as striated pattern with a lizard skin pattern on the sides of the gem. The colour play is vivid and three dimensional as the opal is moved around. “When I saw the opal, I was astounded that it was even real, the lines…

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