Lightning Ridge District Bowling Club Ltd has grown dramatically over the last few years fulfilling its social and sporting obligations to the community. It now has a floor area of 4800 m²
and a membership of more than 3600 members.

The club has a synthetic and a natural grass green. The Club boasts the very successful Black Opal Classic tournament which is held annually in October. Players from all over Australia, including state and commonwealth games representatives compete for price money totalling $35,000.

Our TAB area is undoubtedly the best in the area 10 screens displaying the latest betting information. We have Sky Channel on a large screen to watch your horses win.

Keno is also available and is displayed on monitors around the club.

The club also have pool tables, dartboards, indoor carpet bowls and hold market days and bingo and feature regular bands.

Our club also boasts the best accommodation in town. For more information click on the link below.

Wallangulla Motel


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Graeme Connors

October 14 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm




2016 Bowling Tournaments

Bert Cooper Memorial Singles 30th April – 1st May 2016: Prize Money $2,300 Winter Triples 2nd & 3rd July 2016: Prize Money $4,000 Lightning Ridge District Bowling Clubs September Festival of Bowls – 8th & [...]

Lightning Ridge Bowling Club A.G.M. 2016

Lightning Ridge Bowling Club A.G.M. to be held on Sunday the 25th of September 2016. Watch this space for more information. Current Board of Directors for the Lightning Ridge District Bowling Club  for year 2015 - [...]


Monday to Thursday – 10am to 10pm
Friday – 10am to 1.00am
Saturday – 10am to 10pm
Sunday – 10am to 10pm

*Times may vary depending on seasons and events.


Whether you are looking at dining out or a place to have your next function, you can’t beat Lightning Ridge Bowls Club.
Our AMAZING Bistro will have you going back for seconds, thirds or even fourths.
We pride ourselves on serving top quality meals from a widely diverse menu.

Are you planning a function? Why not let us take care of it. To find out about our cost effect packages, call us today on 02 6829 0408

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Phone: 02 6829 0408
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29 Morilla St,
Lightning Ridge
NSW 2834