How to get to Lightning Ridge

How to get there

Lightning Ridge is 768 km from Sydney and 72 km north of Walgett just off the Castlereagh Hwy (four hours north of Dubbo).

Places to Visit

Historical Society & Heritage Cottage Hospital Gallery
9 Morilla St (next to Crocodile Caravan Park).
PO Box 1, Lightning Ridge NSW 2834
Phone: 0419 639 120
Opening Hours: open 3 days a week, or by appointment, phone for details

Hot Artesian Baths
Ernie Sherman Way (extension of Pandora Street)
Lightning Ridge NSW 2834
Opening Hours: 24 hours/all year round
Free Entry

Lightning Ridge Visitor Information Centre
Gem Gardens, first on right coming into town
Phone 02 6829 1670
Opening Hours 9am – 5pm daily

Transcultural Community Council Inc
Neighbourhood Centre
Lightning Ridge 2834
Phone 02 6829 2014
Opening Hours 10am – 4pm weekdays

Walgett Shire Council Admin Centre
77 Fox Street
Walgett   NSW 2834
Phone 02 6828 1399
Opening Hours 8.30am – 5pm weekdays

Websites (under development)