Artesian Baths, Lightning Ridge

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Hot Spring
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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  • The baths seen to be cleaner than our last visit. They are a great attraction and it's a shame that there isn't one more installed which is just a little cooler.  more »
  • Such a simple idea but so great. My boyfriend and I went twice when visiting. Pretty hot, at 40 degrees so I would advise going either in the morning before the sun has really come out or in the eveni...  more »
  • We have visited the artesian bore 2 afternoons in a row whilst staying in Lightning Ridge. You are required to shower prior to entering water. The amenities are clean, well maintained and free. The po...  more »