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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

Castrol Edge Lismore Speedway

22 January 2022

Join your family and friends this Saturday night when two Monster Trucks perform at the Castrol Edge (more)

Australia Day Celebrations

26 January 2022

The 2022 Australia Day Awards and Citizenship Ceremony will be held at Lismore City Hall. We welcome (more)

Eat The Street

12 March 2022

Inspired by a world of street food styles and an extraordinary abundance of fresh produce, our finest (more)

Nimbin Mardi Grass

29 April - 1 May 2022

The protest rally and parade is held on the first weekend in May, featuring the Hemp Olympix, Joint (more)

Shine - Lismore Festival of Light: Postponed

2-8 May 2022

SHINE 2022 is a discovery focused light festival. After dark on festival nights, sites along Molesworth (more)

Lismore Masters Games

23-25 September 2022

The Lismore Workers Masters Games is a bi-annual event that first commenced in 1999. The 2021 event was (more)

Nimbin Country Show

24-25 September 2022

The Nimbin Country Show had its beginnings in 1919 and is the first show in the North Coast show circuit (more)

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