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lifestyle

retail therapy

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 is a retro and antique shopper’s paradise - you will definitely find more than you can imagine in Lismore. Monthly craft markets offer handmade goodies from the wonderfully whimsical to the perfectly practical. (more)

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eat + drink

The cosmopolitan culture of Lismore, Nimbin and surrounding villages has spawned an eclectic array of imaginative dining alternatives and fabulous food. Lismore offers everything from award winning wood fired pizzas and contemporary Asian to innovative organic, vegetarian and modern Australian cuisine. Discover our passionate barista's, chefs and more to get a taste of the Northern Rivers. (more)

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what's on

Lismore’s annual calendar is a smörgåsbord of fantastic festivals and events celebrating our rich, vibrant culture. These events are as diverse as the region itself. From sports, food and lanterns to music, arts and agriculture, there is always something to celebrate. Be sure to check the Lismore Regional Gallery, Norpa, Lismore City Hall and Lismore Speedway calendars for the latest event updates. (more)

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markets

Each weekend, in at least one of the towns of the region, there’s a big, colourful market brimming with fabulous arts and crafts, second-hand bargains, locally grown produce and, lots more. A visit to the markets is a unique and highly rewarding day out. Download a copy of the Market Guide from our maps + brochures section or visit the what's on calendar for dates and locations. (more)

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arts + culture

Lismore’s cultural diversity, idyllic climate and spectacular landscape has attracted and inspired creative innovators from all around the globe. The result is a dynamic and eclectic mix, with an extraordinary output of traditional, and alternative arts. (more)

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