Artesian Baths, Lightning Ridge

Open around the clock and free for all to use, Artesian Baths are naturally heated waters from the sub-artesian basin located 900 meters (2,950 ft) below ground level. Rest from your day of exploring and sightseeing with a long soak in this soothing water, known for its therapeutic powers. The average temperature of these two pools is 42 C (107.6 F), which attracts visitors from the colder parts of Australia, as well as tourists from around the world. On-site changing rooms and showers are also available. To visit Artesian Baths and other attractions in Lightning Ridge, use our Lightning Ridge trip itinerary builder site .
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  • Whilst staying in Lighting Ridge we visited the baths on a couple of occasions and enjoyed the relaxed, casual atmosphere. There are good change rooms and some undercover tables available as well as s...  more »
  • Probably should visit in the morning in hotter months as it’s pretty hot when you immerse yourself. Very clean being maintained daily though and supposedly has very good healing effects after a while....  more »
  • Soak away your aches and pains in this fabulous bore bath. Open 24 hours every day (except for a couple of hours cleaning time daily) here is a place that you can soak and listen to the league of nati...  more »

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