Enjoy a personal tour and home-made smoko. Nestled on the family station Bando, Just Rustic is an eclectic collection of artefacts, indigenous artworks and weapons, early settler tools and implements, memorabilia and a large collections of working order engines dating back to the early 1900s. The collection also provides a rich and detailed history of the Lightning Ridge area and surrounds told by a local farming family.

Nestled on their 54,000-acre station just 30 kilometres from Lightning Ridge

Bookings Essential

Tours Run seven days by appointment only.

Please allow for three hours.

Accessible in dry weather only.


  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.


Bando Station Lightning Ridge, Lightning Ridge, 2834, Australia