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Lightning Ridge

Lightning Ridge is a remote town in Yuwaalaraay country in northwest New South Wales, near the Queensland border and 770 kilometres northwest of Sydney.

Traditional Owners: Gamilaraay and Yuwaalaraay people 

Languages: Gamilaraay and Yuwaalaraay

Population (ABS 2016 Census): 2,284 people, with 517 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, 22.7% of the population.

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