Lightning Ridge Opal and Gem Festival

Thursday 28 July 2016
Friday 29 July 2016
Saturday 30 July 2016
Sunday 31 July 2016

The Lightning Ridge Opal festival is a four day event held over the last week in July 28th - 31st July 2016 and includes the Opal Queen Ball, Opal & Gem Festival, IOJDAA Trade Show and Jewellery Competition (biennial).

Jewellers, buyers, wholesalers, miners, rock hounds, lapidary enthusiasts and tourists are invited to experience the best Lightning Ridge has to offer with this culmination of information, spectacular jewellery, collectables, great deals and fantastic networking opportunities.

The Opal & Gem Expo boasts over 120 stalls with a huge range of products including gemstones, tools, lapidary supplies and lifestyle products.

Festival Flyer

For more information please visit the Lightning Ridge Opal Festival Website