Lightning Ridge District Bowling Club

The Home of the Black Opal





News and Information


This week



the 13th of June

Crazy Train

Live band is playing in the Auditorium after the raffles



the 7th June

Seafood Night


Coming up


Friday June 20th

Reload - Live band

Friday 27th June

Silver Hair - Live band


Social Bowls

Tuesday, Thursday & Sunday at 2 pm




AGM Notice,

Board Members Nominations,

Financial Statements 2012-2013,

all available on the

Prize Updates 2014


June 9th - June 15th




Meat Raffles from 5 pm

Happy hour from 6 pm


Hot Cash Draw

North West NSW, 5 Clubs Draw



Second Chance Draw

$500 to the member of the club drawn on the night, registered as being present at the club during the draw.


In-House Hot Cash

Members Draw - $7,100


For more information call us on:

(02) 68 290 408



Friday Raffles

Tickets on sale from 7pm

Drawn 8pm

Joker Draw - $7,000

Members Draw - $4,200



Sunday Markets

$2000 worth of prizes

From 4pm

Members Draw - If not won Friday


It's that time again!

Club Grants

Our chance to better the community we serve.


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.

Welcome to our club

General Information

Trading Hours:

Monday to Thursday 10am to 11pm

Friday 10am to 12.30am

Saturday 10am to 12.00am

Sunday 10am to 11pm

Times may vary depending on seasons and events.

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.

The Wallangulla Motel

Owned and operated by the Lightning Ridge & District Bowling Club.

Copyright © Lightning Ridge District Bowling Club 2013. All rights reserved. Phone: 02 68 290 408, Fax : 02 68  290 040

Main photo courtesy of Shaun Galman -

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