Lightning Ridge is a remote mining town renowned for its rare and unique black opals.
Lightning Ridge has many holiday parks listed with Campstay and is a popular destination for opal mines, underground sculptures, bottle-houses and thermal baths.
Opal is the national gemstone of Australia, and the town of Lightning Ridge produces more than 95% of these stones. Visit the home of the spectacular black opal, the charming town situated on the outskirts of NSW’s outback. Lightning Ridge is also the source of the most fascinating of opals, loved since the time of Cleopatra and Antony.
Booking your next Lightning Ridge adventure holiday has never been easier. Campstay offers a great selection of camping options in and around Lightning Ridge which include family friendly camp sites, motorhome and campervan powered sites, caravan parks and cabins.