Artesian Baths, Lightning Ridge

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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. Artesian Baths is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our world travel planner, Lightning Ridge Edition.
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  • A fantastic public resource. Very popular with locals and tourists alike, free to use, well maintained and relaxing for those aching muscles. Located on the edge of town, great way to start the day or...  more »
  • My wife and I spent every night at the bore bath during our stay at Lightning Ridge. It was so therapeutic and our sleep at night was relaxing and uninterrupted. This is a must go to whilst in Lightni...  more »
  • I was at Lightning Ridge for a 3 day stay, my first visit back here for 50 years. I loved the place & will be back soon. I could easily live here & leave Sydney behind. I went and soaked in these magn...  more »