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Lismore, Nimbin and the villages of the Northern Rivers are like no other place in the world. Tucked away in the hills of northern NSW, the region is renowned for alternative living, World Heritage national parks, extraordinary artists and gourmet produce. It's the dynamic and creative hub of the Northern Rivers, with a mix of quirky, cosmopolitan shops and an array of dining alternatives and fabulous food.

The historic city centre houses an variety of fascinating boutiques, antique and curio shops, art and craft emporiums, and lots of al fresco cafés and eateries.

featured events

Travelling Film Festival Lismore

6 April - 6 June 2021

@Travelling Film Festival to hit Lismore for the first time this 4 – 6 June, BCC Cinemas! Movie lovers (more)

Australian Senior League Championship

8-12 May 2021

Lismore is proud to be hosting the 2021 Australian Senior League Championship from 8-12 May at Albert (more)

Lismore Gemfest

15-16 May 2021

Returning in 2021 for its 30th year, this the nation's largest annual show purely dedicated to lapidary (more)

Bluey's Big Play The Stage Show

15-16 May 2021

See Bluey, Bingo, Mum and Dad as you’ve never seen them before… Join The Heelers in their first live (more)

Inaugural Iron Creative

23 May 2021

Northern Rivers Conservatorium Call for Participants Do you have a talent or creative spirit? Can you let (more)

World of Musicals

26 May 2021

The World of Musicals brings the very best of Musical theatre to life. This incredible production with (more)

Taylor Henderson The A-Team Tour

5 June 2021

A special two hour concert in 2 sets – Mine, His and Inspirations. A powerful and emotive performance (more)

Bendigo Bank Australian Little League Championship

9-14 June 2021

Lismore is proud to be hosting the 2021 Australian Little League Championship at Albert Park. Little (more)

Lismore Lantern Parade

19 June 2021

Lismore Lantern Parade is an annual community event held on or around the longest night of the year, (more)

The Tap Pack

27 June 2021

Australia’s newest and hottest tap dance sensation, The Tap Pack is coming to Lismore! Picking up (more)

Lismore Masters Games

24-26 September 2021

The Lismore Workers Masters Games is a bi-annual event that first commenced in 1999. This year, it will (more)

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