Lightning Ridge Opal Festival
John Murray Art Gallery
The countdown has started for Lightning Ridge's biggest event! The Opal Festival is a four day celebration and there are many ways you can join in the festivities. There is Australia's largest show of opal and opal jewellery on display, the Opal Queen Ball, International Opal Jewellery Design Awards Competition, plus loads more. The Opal Festival offers a jam packed program of events with free activities and social events. Don't miss out on the opportunity to see the outback's largest opal show and events to celebrate the character and charm of the opal industry.
Getting there and back
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