Lismore Accommodation Links

Eating Out Links
Little Nonya Chinese Malay & Thai Cuisine
What a great little restaurant just around the corner. This restaurant really works at producing lovely food. Recently opened 3 months ago, and is full nearly every night. You have to book. On ya Nonya Tel: 02 66222278

Fire in the Belly Wood Fired Pizza Restaurant
We go every week. Love their pizza

Banzai Japanese Restaurant
34 Molesworth St,Lismore NSW 2480,(02)6621 8881
Light and tasty, they have very good Agadashi Tofu!

La Baracca
Yummy food in Keen Street. The place we go to for wonderful modern Italian food. Yes its my favorite. Open all week until Saturday for lunch. Tel 66227980 Open Friday and Saturday Night for dinner. Your in for a treat.

Palate at the gallery
Another new restaurant in Lismore. Fine dining at its best. Great service with attention to detail. Its only be opened a few months and we enjoyed eating here 3 times!

Miss Lizzies Richmond Hotel
Good reliable bistro. Open on Mondays when others are not. Nice food.

The Loft Restuarant
Lovely food, new menu just changed hands

Tommys stylish restaurant
Modern cuisine. very popular with the locals for lunch and dinner.

20,000 Cows
Very delicious vegan food. Super popular with the locals

Mandarin Chinese Restaurant
Open every night including Sunday Thank Goodness. Very friendly restaurant with tasty Chinese.

Goanna Bakery & Cafe
Fresh organic gourmet foods for the discerning vegetarian.

Dragonfly Cafe
36 Carrington Street. Very popular with the locals. Great food with unique and funky dishes. Execellent for a Saturday lunch.

GunnaWannaBe Cafe
Indigenous bush foods. Union Street.

Local Markets Links
Lismore Organic Market
Every Tuesday. Showgrounds. Very friendly crowd, and great atmosphere.

Byron Farmers Market
Every Thursday. Mostly organic. Fabulous selection of stores. Great atmosphere. A definite place to visit if your nearby.

Lismore Food Market
Every Thursday afternoon and Saturday morning. At Magellan Street, Lismore

Lismore Car Boot
1st & 3rd SUNDAY of Month. At the Square. The place gets packed with the local community itching for that find. A one of life’s little wonders that this market is so much fun and the food stalls are just delicious.

Byron Market
1st SUNDAY of the Month. very busy market with quirky stores, and getting that unique present.

The Channon Craft Market
2nd SUNDAY of Month.Coronation Park. I love this market. Fun and entertaining. Well worth a visit if your staying in Lismore.

Nimbin Market
3rd SUNDAY of Month. Colorful & friendly atmosphere. Enjoyed the fabulous music provided.

Bangalow Market
4th SUNDAY of the Month. Great market in a beautiful town. Do the market and see the town.

Things To Do Links
Amaze-n-place Alstonville
winding and interconnected passageways that a traveler must negotiate in order to reach some goal. Fun for kids and adults

Ballina Kayak Tours
River to the ocean.Wonderful journey.

Baysail Sailing School and Charter Service
Learn to sail or have a tour.

Bike Tours
Bike Touring the Northern Rivers

Byron Bay Ballooning
Spectacular views of Byron & Hinterland

Cinema Lismore
Local cinema

Crystal Castle
The magic of crystals. Good energy

Eltham Valley Pantry
Gourmet food. Worth a drive

Eltham Gallery
Interesting gifts. Nice shop in a cute village

Gliding Byron Bay
Dramatic scenery over the cliffs of Byron.

Go-Kart Racing
Have fun at the showgrounds, hear the roar!

Greyhound Racing
Find out how the track is and get the results.

Koala Care Centre
Worthy charity for the cute and cuddly. Go and see them and learn more about this lovely native.

Kool Katz
Want to learn to surf?. Do it at the beautiful beaches at Byron bay.

Lismore Library
Go check out this extensive resource.

Lismore Ten Pin Bowling

Lismore Regional Gallery
The Gallery gets regular exhibitions throughout the year.

Wow, go fly in a Jet!

Nightvision Walks
See the forest at night, watch the nocturnal natives come out and play.

Nimbin Candles
Lots of places to visit in Nimbin, check this place out at the historic butter factory.

Performances at City hall and Star Court Theater. Dance, Music and Theater.

Richmond River Historical Society
The Lismore Regional Museum features artifacts from the region and includes aboriginal artifacts and natural history including our pioneers

Women’s Roller Derby
Skating has just got a lot more exciting with the new Lismore Women’s roller derby team. Its very exciting to watch.

Rowing Club
Wilson’s Rivers is a great place to go canoeing. You can canoe right to the coast.

If your into speed, head to the showgrounds to watch the speedway.

Southern Cross University
SCU is less than 1km from Elindale Bed and Breakfast.

Star Court Arcade Cinema
This wonderful fringe cinema, gets interesting and unusual films not seen on the mainstream. We have seen a couple of beauty’s here. Star Court Arcade, Molesworth Street, Lismore

Lismore Regional Gallery
Light Sensitive Material: Works from the Verghis Collection is a vibrant selection of photographic, light and digital media works from the private collection of Rachel Verghis, one of Australia’s youngest art collectors.

131 Molesworth Street, Lismore, in Galleries 1, 2, 3 and Screen Gallery. Tel (02) 6622 2209
This is one of my favorite events in Lismore. I have bought some beautiful gems from this festival. Since inception in 1990 the GEMFEST has become the largest gem, crystal, jewellery and fossil show in regional Australia.

Travel Links
Flights to Ballina and the Gold Coast

Rex Regional Express Airlines
Flights out of Lismore to Sydney and other areas.

Virgin flies from Ballina and the Gold Coast.

Avis Car Hire
Lismore Snow Street 2480

Hertz Car Hire
Lismore, Dawson Street 2480

Budget Car Hire
Lismore Conway Street, 2480

Lismore, Zadoc Street, 2480

Thrifty Car Hire
Dawson Street, Lismore 2480

Greyhound Racing
Molesworth Street, Lismore Transit Centre

Nimbin Byron Bay Shuttle
Very handy local service

Happy Coach
Bus trips to Nimbin

Lismore Railway Station

Lismore Visitors Information Centre

Byron Bay Visitors

Jims Alternative Tours
Local tours around the surrounding area.

Events Calender Links
Lismore Regional Gallery
131 Molesworth Street, Lismore, in Galleries 1, 2, 3 and Screen Gallery. Tel (02) 6622 2209

The Channon Gallery
The Bride as Banquet. Denise N. Rall presents an installation of costumed mannequins that explores the realm of contemporary engagement between ‘the dress’ and how it stages the bride as a confection of lace, fabric and desire. The exhibition constructs a discourse between contradictory notions of the bridal costume.

Byron Bay Film Festival
Over 10 day the BBFF will screen a range of diverse and dynamic films.

Byron Bay Blues Festival
This is a great event that is lots of fun. music events from all over the world. Book your accommodation early with us.

Lismore Tennis Easter Classic
John Stoddart Tournament Director Lismore Tennis Club on 6621 3417 or 0404 569 759

Beats n Roots
The event will feature workshops (dance, music, art, graffiti, business), performances and forums from internationally recognized groups

Alstonville Antiques & Collectables Fair
We had a full house of people going to this event. Terrific thing to do this weekend and also visiting the gem festival one of the days. There will be a vast array of quality antiques, books and collectables for sale from all over the world

This is one of my favorite events in Lismore. I have bought some beautiful gems from this festival. Since inception in 1990 the GEMFEST has become the largest gem, crystal, jewellery and fossil show in regional Australia.

Casino Beef Week
Its a big week in Casino. Well worth the trip. You might even get to meet Miss Beef, who is crowned every year, out of a selection of nominated casino girls.

: Primex, Casino
Such and important event for our business community in Lismore as well as Casino. We tend to get busy this weekend so book early. Casino Exhibition Centre. International commercial exhibition.

Lismore Lantern Parade
Lismore Lantern Parade Festival Lismore – Lismore’s award winning community festival features a spectacular parade. This event is as popular with the adults as it is with the kids. It has a wonderful atmosphere, with live bands playing in the street, and the whole town appears to come out to play. Book early for this one.

Now if your playing in one of the sports, you may want to stay somewhere nice with a group of you. Contact us for details

Caravan and Camping Show
Our much loved camping show. A year does not go by when we don,t check out those luxury caravans. 2014 promises to be a great year. This is the largest show of its kind in regional New South Wales and will have new attractions in 2014, including a 4WD…

Classic Car & Motor Cycle Show
Lismore gets full of lovely cars on this weekend. Be fun to go. Enthusiasts from local clubs and from far a field many traveling 200 to 300km will display their cars and bikes. We have a car park out the back to keep your car safe over night.

Opera at The Channon
We would not miss this event, its just a lovely day and evening out. Now a yearly tradition and well worth a visit for you opera buffs. Coronation Park Terania Street, The Channon, New South Wales 2480, Australia.

Byron Bay Writers Festival
Stay somewhere really lovely and out of the hectic hub. This Festival offers a rich diversity of readings, conversations, panels, literary lunches, workshops, performances and a whole lot more from stellar names in the Australian literary firmament.

The Bentley Art Prize
Bentley, 23 km north-west of Lismore along the Kyogle Road, is noted for the Bentley Art Prize, a substantial award which has a strong Aboriginal art section. This is really getting in amongst the art world

5 Sept: Big Scrub Rainforest Day, Alstonville Showground
Big Scrub Rainforest Day. Big Scrub Rainforest Day will be held on Sunday the Alstonville Showground. Now in its twelth year

Nimbin Country Show
Sounds fun for the day. This show has been going for 92 years some excellent Australiana.

Weave & Mend Festival, Nimbin
Lovely displays. My Nanna would love it. See how it is really done. Some of there things are just lovely.

Spring Arts Festival, Nimbin
Visitors to Nimbin over the coming month will discover even more colour and excitement than Collaborative Arts Awards will join the Spring Arts Festival in providing a range of craft, with another senior first aid course scheduled for October.

: Lismore Cup
The Lismore Cup Carnival is one of the most popular carnivals in regional New South Wales.

Lismore Races
The town takes the day off to celebrate the cup. This popular event draws over 10,000 people and is one of the most popular races in NSW. Book early if you want to stay in Lismore.

Lismore Show
The North Coast National Show will be 129 years old. All the traditions are there, and its a chance for the farmers to show there great animals.

Nov Blue Moon Cabaret, Nimbin
Nimbin always has unique events goes with the color of the town

Nimbin Fashion Show
A fashion event since 1973, and gets the local fashion icons enthusiastic.

Tropical Fruits Festival
Fantastic event. The Gay and Lesbian community really party with many coming from the big city to experience the fun. The fireworks are outstanding and the Cabaret is something to really watch. Book early to stay here over this festival. check out the people that stayed last year on facebook.

Hospitals Links
Lismore Base Hospital
Lismore Base Hospital is less than 1km from our Bed and Breakfast.

St Vincents Private Hospital
St Vincents Hospital is just around the corner from the Elindale Bed and Breakfast.