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.
Things to See and Do in Lightning Ridge
The Ridge will welcome you with classic country hospitality but it will certainly not be 'more of the same'.
They are a unique bunch of characters out there that prides themselves on a wonderful and heartfelt eccentricity; it is something about the pioneering spirit.
Discovering the heart, soul and wonderful characters of this Outback icon of Australia.
The Ridge will welcome you with classic country hospitality, but it will certainly not be 'more of the same'.
There is so much to see, do, and experience in Lightning Ridge and it is hard at first to choose what, where, when, and how.
The best advice to go with the flow of the Ridge, take your time and soon you will release why visitors keep returning; and some end up staying.