Attractions

Lismore Car Boot Market

Relying on the all-weather venue, over 200 stalls of all kinds gather together in the heart of the region’s diversity, creativity & bounty on the 1st & 3rd Sundays each Month (except 3rd Sun in Dec)
Over 30 garage sales undercover all in the one place plus:

Lismore Farmers Market

Held weekly across the regions various towns and villages, locals and visitors alike flock to some of Australia’s biggest and best markets. They offer a wonderful platform for local artists and designers to display their works. There is no shortage of entertainment as you wander through the eclecticassortment of stalls

Lismore Regional Gallery

Lismore Regional Gallery presents energetic and thought provoking exhibitions and events for the enjoyment of locals and visitors. The Lismore Gallery’s collection features significant Australian artists such as Margaret Olley, Lloyd Rees, Albert Namatjira, Thea Proctor and Kevin Connor, and well-known artists from the Northern Rivers region such as Jan Davis, Michael John Taylor, Patsy Hely and Tony Nankervis

Rocky Creek Dam

Patient nature lovers may spot a platypus at Rocky Creek Dam. The dam wall is 27 metres high, 187 metres above sea level and, when full, the dam holds 14,000 mega litres of water. The 29 square kilometres of catchment area include sections of Nightcap National Park, Whian Whian State Forest and revegetated farmland

Lismore Rainforest Botanic Gardens

The development of Lismore Rainforest Botanic Gardens is an ongoing community project. The site is located on the southern outskirts of Lismore. Over four hectares have been planted with dry, subtropical and riverine rainforest species. Work is proceeding on specialty gardens and discovery trails. The gardens are a great asset to the City of Lismore, attracting bird-watchers and educational groups as well as tourists and family groups