Like to experience some REAL madness?
All across this country, people will mention certain 'not to miss event' or 'unique outback experience'; but the one that is on more 'To Do' lists, is the legendary Lightning Ridge Easter Festival.
The Easter Festival showcases all the Ridge has to offer and more... if you are after a unique, dynamic and memorable experience - join us for the 2013 Lightning Ridge Easter Festival!
The Lightning Ridge Opal festival is a four day event held over the last weekend in July and inclues the Opal Queen Black Ball, Opal & Gem Festival, IOJDAA Trade Show and Jewellery Competition (biennial). Attracting over 4,000 visitors to the town it is the largest on the Opal event circuit.
This year’s event will be the biggest and best so far, so be sure to be in the Ridge over 25 July - 28 July 2013
Every October, we celebrating our rich art community and have created a map to take you on a self-guided tour of the exciting local artwork in town and on the opal fields.
Artober is brought to you by the Lightning Ridge Tourism Association and the artists of Lightning Ridge.