Oro Diamonds
Diamonds - The Cutting Edge
June E-News 2010


"Diamonds are the only ice that can keep a girl warm" Elizabeth Taylor.

This famous quote by Elizabeth Taylor show the revere that diamonds are held in - the gift that all women dream of receiving, even symbolising them as the key to their hearts. Interestingly diamonds are named after the Greek ‘Adamas', meaning hard and untameable. Diamonds are one of the hardest and most beautiful of all natural materials.

In the modern world, diamonds are well-established in the jewellery market.  The versatility of diamonds mean it can complement a range of jewellery settings, alongside almost any other gem and set in any precious metal.


Being April's birthstone, diamonds are always welcomely received for any occasion like birthdays, anniversaries and Mother's Day.  They have also come to symbolise engagement and commitment.  To give the gift that will keep on giving, diamonds are an exceptional choice.


Mystically, diamonds has been said to hold many magical and medical properties.  Historically they were thought to calm the mentally ill and ward off evil sprits. During the Middle Ages, it was also believed that a diamond could heal the sick.  It has also been said that Diamonds impact ones virtue, generosity and courage.

Choosing the perfect diamond

Choosing a style and type of diamond can be a daunting task for many.  Trying to find that perfect cut, style and colour can seem almost impossible.  Sometimes you may feel like you have to settle for less than what you want because the perfect diamond seems impossible to find.

But that doesn't have to be the case, with the help of Craig and the Oro Diamond & Gold team.  We can help you find the diamond you have dreamed of.  We have a stunning showcase of diamonds in many cuts and colours or we can design something unique to suit you.

The task of finding that perfect diamond is now simple with the help of Oro Diamonds and Gold, Mooloolaba.  Visit us in store or at www.oro.com.au to browse through our extensive range of beautiful unique jewellery.


Get to know us a little better
June E-News 2010

Leading Sunshine Coast diamond specialist, Oro Diamonds and Gold, is located at the heart of Mooloolaba, in the prestigious Sirocco Building.  Celebrating its 8th birthday this year, we have specialised in providing the Sunshine Coast with quality diamonds of more than one carat along with an array of uniquely crafted gold and pearl pieces. 

Graduate from Gemmological Institute of America, owner Craig Jackson has been in the diamond industry for 30 years.  Growing up working in his family owned jewellery business in North Queensland has given Craig an eye for selecting only the very best diamonds and coloured stones.

Craig is also a GIA honourary Alumni, a member of the NCJV and a registered valuer with the National Council of Jewellery Valuers.  Craig has a commitment to quality and produces only the finest selection of uniquely crafted jewellery pieces.

Oro not only has bright white diamonds but also showcases yellow, cognac and pink diamonds. We can create uniquely crafted jewellery pieces to the exact requirements of our clients.  We also have a stunning range of exclusive gold pieces and a large range of South Sea, Freshwater, Akoya and Tahitian Pearls.