Underground Potteries

Useful Information

Location: Off Seventeen Mile Road, Coober Pedy. (29°0'20.14"S, 134°43'40.57"E)
Open: All year. [2007]
Classification: SubterraneaFactory
Light: LightIncandescent Electric Light System
Guided tours:
Address: Underground Potteries, Lot 1541 Rowe Drive, Coober Pedy, SA, 5723, Tel: +61-8-8672-5226.
As far as we know this information was accurate when it was published (see years in brackets), but may have changed since then.
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1966 Peter Rowe first visited Alice Springs and decided to live in the Outback.
1967 Peter Rowe moved to Coober Pedy.
1982 Konnie and Peter Rowe converted their underground home into a studio and gallery.


This pottery is completely underground, the studio where the pottery is mad, the storage, the oven, and the gallery where visitors can see the finished work.