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Crocodile Harry’s Underground Nest

Coober Pedy, South Australia, Australia
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If you're into quirky Art - GO!

This place is a MUST visit if you can spare the time and have a love for everything creative. Pity... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jacqueline C
Pacific Coast Australia, Australia
What a load of old rubbish.

It is nothing but junk! I suggest you save your fuel, your time, and your money (they have an... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible1%
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“mad max” (10 reviews)
“unusual place” (3 reviews)
“passed away” (3 reviews)
Coober Pedy, South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a MUST visit if you can spare the time and have a love for everything creative. Pity old Harry has passed away as those walls would certainly have more stories to tell than the existing one's written on them. The best part...More

Thank Jacqueline C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is nothing but junk! I suggest you save your fuel, your time, and your money (they have an honesty box) by giving this one a miss. Having seen other reviews I can only assume other people earn their dollars more easily than I do....More

Thank Jasper1944
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Interesting for a few minutes, depends on your sense of humour. Not sure if the $7 honesty entrance fee was a joke but paid it anyway. A bit hard to find the road as it says no entrance due to unexploded mines!

Thank lisa4864
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Such an interesting place! Glad that I googled his story first, as that was the only thing that let it down... There is really nothing that explains his history and how he came to be who he was! So much to look at and imagine...More

Thank Molly3636
Reviewed 18 August 2017

A truly amazing place ( home ) to visit . It is easy to understand the concept of this man being the original crocodile hunter inspiring the Crocodile Dundee movies.

1  Thank Martin P
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This place made me laugh from the moment I got out of my vehicle. Simply amazing and unbelievable really. Harry has passed now but it was easy to see he was a character. It's worth googling him before you go as he really is part...More

1  Thank Aussiepauline
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This place is a must see when in Coober Pedy. Was setup as an underground back packers years ago and there are plenty of tales of parties, debauchery and fun. You could only imagine on visiting the place the stories the walls would entail. Devastated...More

1  Thank Mjs181
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We were told about it before going to Coober pedy so we made the effort to check it out and I'm so glad we did. So very very unusual, we spent a good hour reading all the different little comments and to see so many...More

Thank Lena B
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I have been getting told about this place for ages and it appears Harry's has been around quite a while. If you like old women's underwear hanging on walls this is the place for you. Otherwise, time to shut down as there really is nothing...More

Thank holden4100
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Loved Crocodile Harrys so much so that we will definitely be planning another trip to Coober Pedy just so we can visit. What a great place love the quirkiness and i hope its always open for all to enjoy. Do yourself a favour and make...More

1  Thank Tania E
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