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  • Nimbin Swimming Pool Olympics

    Nimbin Swimming Pool Olympics

    27 Jan 2020

    This day of pool fun is held annually with Synchronized Swimming Competitions, the Great Marathon Float, a Poolside Fashion Parade, Fun Races and a suprise event (more)

  • Eat The Street Lismore

    Eat The Street Lismore

    14 Mar 2020

    Eat the Street food festival is coming to Lismore on Saturday 14 March 2020 from 12pm-9pm. Inspired by a world of street food styles and an extraordinary abundance (more)

  • Nimbin Arts Fair

    Nimbin Arts Fair

    11-26 Apr 2020

    Enjoy the annual event that was the Autumn Arts Extravaganza, now Nimbin Art Fair, showcasing local and emerging artists of the region. This major annual exhibition (more)

  • Nimbin MardiGrass 2020

    Nimbin MardiGrass 2020

    1-3 May 2020

    The protest rally and parade is held on the first weekend in May, featuring the Hemp Olympix, Joint Rolling, Bong Throw and Yell and Growers Iron-person events. Also (more)

  • Lismore Gemfest

    Lismore Gemfest

    16-17 May 2020
    north lismore

    Now in its 30th year, this the nation's largest annual show purely dedicated to lapidary and allied crafts. A large number of traders provide minerals, fossils, (more)

  • Lismore Lantern Parade

    Lismore Lantern Parade

    20 Jun 2020

    Now in its 30th year, the spectacular Lismore Lantern Parade is a weekend festival of activities celebrating the Winter Solstice in June. The fun starts in the CBD (more)

  • Lismore friendship festival - Piazza in the Park

    Lismore friendship festival - Piazza in the Park

    21 Jun 2020

    The 2020 Lismore Friendship Festival's, Piazza in the Park on Sunday 21st June celebrates the cultural heritage of Italian settlers who contributed to the (more)

  • NAIDOC Celebration Day

    NAIDOC Celebration Day

    2 Jul 2020
    north lismore

    Come along and celebrate Voice, Treaty and Truth at NAIDOC Celebration Day. The day includes a welcome to country, information stalls, Sports games, Face Painting, (more)

  • Bentley Art Prize

    Bentley Art Prize

    31 Jul - 2 Aug 2020

    The Bentley Art Prize has been held annually at the Bentley Public Hall since 1985. “The Bentley” is a vehicle for emerging artists to showcase their talent to (more)

  • Nimbin Poetry World Cup

    Nimbin Poetry World Cup

    5-6 Sep 2020

    An exciting annual event showcasing unbelievable and exceptional wordsmith talent from wide and far. After the Saturday heats and Sunday semi-finals in the Nimbin (more)

  • Nimbin Roots Festival

    Nimbin Roots Festival

    11-13 Sep 2020

    Nimbin Roots Festival is a 3 day celebration of Roots music, Old Blues, Folk, Old Timey, Folk Rock and Tradtional music set in venues around the colourful town of (more)

  • Aboriginal Rugby League Knockout Carnival

    Aboriginal Rugby League Knockout Carnival

    19-20 Sep 2020

    The Lismore Aboriginal Rugby League Knockout Carnival is held for one weekend at the end of September each year. It’s widely considered as the largest gathering of (more)

  • The Nimbin Annual Country Show

    The Nimbin Annual Country Show

    26-27 Sep 2020

    The Nimbin Country Show had its beginnings in 1919 and is the first show in the North Coast show circuit. The show is held each year in September and is a (more)

  • Weave and Mend Gathering

    Weave and Mend Gathering

    2-4 Oct 2020

    This annual 3 day event occurs in the 1st weekend in October and is organised by the Wednesday Women Weavers and is three days of workshops. It is community based (more)

  • North Coast National | Lismore Show

    North Coast National | Lismore Show

    15-17 Oct 2020
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    The North Coast National is a true celebration of everything that encompasses our unique region, including our farming communities, promoting local produce, (more)

  • Tropical Fruits 2020 NYE Festival

    Tropical Fruits 2020 NYE Festival

    31 Dec - 2 Jan 2020

    At the end of each year, our LGBTIQ family comes together from across the globe for our annual NYE Festival. The festival includes an opening street parade through (more)

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