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Beautful Gallery

This is a lovely gallery and to view the paintings that Jack Absolom has created over the years is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
leesaz2016
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Broken Hill, Australia
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I had done some research on Broken Hill attractions befoe our arrival and this was one of my... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2018
BronReid
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Wandandian, Australia
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638 Chapple St, Broken Hill, New South Wales 2880, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited this gallery on several visits and found it to be much the same each time. Artwork is huge and the opals are interesting but not all that different from what you would see in any gift shop.

Thank Lorraine B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely gallery and to view the paintings that Jack Absolom has created over the years is something not to be missed if you are lucky and Jack is in the gallery you might be fortunate to be told some amazing tales and...More

Thank leesaz2016
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Went to this gallery after visiting Pro Harts gallery, and while the paintings and mineral exhibition were totally different, we had an unusual feeling of being followed and watched by the elderly custodian. We were the only couple there at the time. Another couple came...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2018

I had done some research on Broken Hill attractions befoe our arrival and this was one of my preferences. Some of his works are so accurate they could be photographs (and we're talking vast landscapes of MacDonnell Ranges etc). As is often the case, Jack...More

Thank BronReid
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to Jack’s Gallery today. We were fortunate enough to meet the man himself and It was great to chat with him about his travels and his time mining opals. His work is really excellent and the collection of opals is...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Beautiful garden greeted us on the path to this gallery. Art work is all in one room, which is worth a visit to see some of his stunning works. This was even more beautiful after exploring areas outside of Broken Hill.

Thank rgrinsell1
Reviewed June 30, 2018

My friend had a book Jack wrote years ago which she was hoping Jack would be able to sign...not only was Jack happy to sign the book, he signed everything that was purchased at the Gallery, Jack still operates his gallery. This is a great...More

Thank Themikanic
Reviewed June 25, 2018

It is a marvelous property to visit. The gallery is fitted out with heaps of Jack's paintings and prints. The $3.00 each is a fair charge if you just go in to browse, but after spending money buying prints and then having $6.00 added on...More

Thank 666Neil88
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Firstly from the outside the gallery is in a beautifully presented property with a lovely front garden. When I opened the front door I was expecting to be walking through a house with small rooms displaying Jacks work. How wrong was I !! upon opening...More

Thank SMOAI76
Reviewed June 1, 2018

Only $3 entry. It may look like a beautiful home from the outside but on entering it is far more than that.You get to see a stunning collection of opals, the best I have ever seen. His paintings are depiction of the amazing landscapes from...More

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