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Getting to Lightning Ridge is easy from any of the east coast capitals and is a short drive north of Walgett, and while it is not on the Darling River, it is certainly a must-see destination while travelling the Darling River Run.

Lightning Ridge Artists & Galleries: visiting the Ridge, it is easy to see why it is a mecca for artists. It is one of those places that nurtures the artistic spirit. From traditional indigenous art, through to contemporary and onto the vibrant artwork that conveys the outback and its characters; there is something for everyone at the Ridge.

Local artists reveal a lot about the town and its culture. From a broad range of backgrounds, they capture to essence of the town, its people and the characteristics of Outback Australia.

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