Artesian Baths, Lightning Ridge

Must see · Hot Spring · Nature / Park
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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  • A must see destination whilst visiting Lightning Ridge and it’s completely free. A very popular place to visit.  more »
  • Was a little sceptical that free baths would be well kept. To my surprise the were very clean and well maintained  more »
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