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parks + gardens

Lismore prides itself on its beautiful parks and public spaces. From its well-tended formal gardens to its lush and carefully protected rainforest reserves, you’re sure to find a tranquil space to relax and unwind. (more)

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nature walks

Explore the lush subtropical rainforests and beautiful waterfalls of the World-Heritage Listed National Parks, formed from the Wollumbin shield volcano over 20 million years ago. For more information on the national parks see the national parks page (more)

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bird watching

A district renowned for its physical beauty, our region is on the doorstep of spectacular and diverse mountain scenery. Surrounded by National Parks and rainforests, the area has a rich variety of birds both within town itself and throughout the surrounding countryside (more)

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national parks

Lismore is an extraordinary place – a place of amazing cultural diversity and creativity in a truly beautiful natural environment. The city and the rolling green hills that surround it are alive with a creative spirit reflecting our relaxed lifestyles and the beauty and majesty of our natural landscape. There are literally hundreds of things to see and do in Lismore! (more)

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waterways

Wherever you go in the Northern Rivers you’ll find water, lots of water…as the name suggests, the waterways are an integral part of the Northern Rivers experience. The great rivers have helped to shape not only the landforms but also the economic, cultural and recreational life of the entire region. The extensive waterways of the region provide a rich bounty of prawns, oysters and fish; they provide shelter for our offshore fishing fleets and are the lifeblood of our increasingly diverse farming community. (more)

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short walks

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. (more)

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