short walks

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What better way to explore Lismore, Nimbin and surrounding villages than on two feet. If you are looking for ideas on what routes to take here are a few we've planned just for you.

short walks

wilsons river experience walk

Riverside Park, Lismore
A stroll along the river walkway reveals an outdoor museum unlike any other in Australia. Interpretive sites, public art installations, native landscaping and parkland facilities all link to create a unique setting for you to explore the historic, cultural, artistic and recreational fabric of life along the banks of the Wilsons River. Pick up a walkabout brochure at one of our local visitor centre's or download from the brochures section on the website. (more)

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historic + cultural interest walk

Lismore CBD
Take a walk through Lismore’s history and culture. From Federation gothic cathedrals to a pub fit for a queen. This self guided walk around the city centre explores Lismore’s many interesting historic sites & buildings. Pick up a walkabout brochure at one of our local visitor centre's or download from the brochures section on the website. (more)

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back alley gallery

Eggins Lane, Lismore CBD
Take a walk through Lismore's Back Alley Gallery, a hidden gem in the heart of Lismore. The street art gallery features primarily local artists with others coming from further afield: Murwillumbah, Nimbin, Byron Bay, Coffs Harbour, Brisbane and even one high-profile artist from Germany. (more)

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Birdwing Butterfly Walk

Kadina Street, Goonellabah
This paved walk is a gentle stroll through patches of tropical rainforest, marsh land and open areas unlike anywhere else in the area. There are plenty of opportunities to spot local wildlife including platypus and the beautiful Birdwing Butterfly. (more)

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rocky creek dam

Dunoon
There are four beautiful walks that you can do from the Picnic Area at Rocky Creek Dam. Each walk has been designed to experience different aspects of the Rainforest Reserve which is managed by Rous Water. (more)

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