shopping & fashion

Lismore is the economic, educational and cultural Heart of the Northern Rivers. Culturally rich and diverse, Lismore has a colourful, creative community and its retail precinct is filled with quirky shops, inspiring galleries and funky cafes.

Among the city centre’s many beautiful heritage buildings are the Lismore Regional Gallery and the Back Alley Gallery – an open air gallery of Street Art in the back lanes of the CBD. Lismore is a retro and antique shopper’s paradise - you will definitely find more than you can imagine in Lismore. Monthly craft markets offer all manner of handmade goodies from the wonderfully whimsical to the perfectly practical.

The performing arts are will represented, with pubs and clubs offering live entertainment and NORPA (Northern Rivers Performing Arts) staging a full calendar of world-class local and touring productions.

Lismore’s many ‘foodies’ enjoy a huge variety of unique dining experiences with dozens of cafés and restaurants offering cuisine from all over the world. Local greengrocers and our weekly farmers markets offer an extraordinary choice of fresh, organic and locally grown produce.

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