The Queensland Boulder Opal Association Inc. (QBOA) is a Not For Profit organisation and was incorporated on the 30/8/2002.
It's duties are to promote Queensland Boulder Opal as a part of Australia's National Gemstone both nationally and internationally.
|Mission||The QBOA's function is to ensure that Legislative and Regulatory Body's controlling the industry have appropriate policies that are suitable to the needs of the Industry, and the promotion of this rare, unique product, Queensland's Boulder Opal.|
|Beschreibung||Opal is Australia's National Gemstone|
|Auszeichnungen||Queen of Gems Opal Jewellery Design Awards and an Opal Inspired Dress Design Awards are held each year with the judging being done at the time of the Opal Tradeshow.|
|Gegründet||Vince Evert and a committee of local miners founded the Queensland Boulder Opal Association in Winton in 1992|