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Reel Abrupt Film Festival – Lismore

The first Reel Abrupt Film Festival was held in Lismore last weekend and was a huge success! Organised by a few passionate locals. All photos by Alex Clarke.

Lismore Lantern Festival

  Lismore showed what a truly strong and resilient community it is after producing an unforgettable lantern parade. The parade went ahead this year after a mammoth effort by Jyllie Jackson and her team of volunteers who helped with recovery of the flood-damaged lanterns for the festival. The damage… Read More »Lismore Lantern Festival


LISMORE LAUGHS Friday 10 March & Sat 11 March An annual comedy festival featuring the some of nation’s most loved and cutting edge comedians, Lismore Laughs presents Tom Gleeson (Friday 10 March, 7:30pm), Andy Saunders (Sat 11 March, 7:30pm) and Frank Woodley’s show for kids (Sat… Read More »LISMORE LAUGHS – Norpa

Il Ritorno at NORPA

“Il Ritorno offers a powerful vision of humanity and compassion… a luminous new work” The Australian The stage is awash with bodies tumbling, lifting and clutching. Then, out of the darkness and gnawed by nostalgia, the Greek hero Ulysses appears after twenty long years of war… Read More »Il Ritorno at NORPA

Jeremy Austin

I used to wear thongs all the time but I misplaced one of the pair and just got around barefoot for ages. Then the missing thong turned up and I was like, awesome I can wear my thongs again, let’s go to the beach. “Have… Read More »Jeremy Austin

Lismore Laughs

If you want a good belly laugh get yourself to NORPA at Lismore City Hall this Friday and Saturday to see one of these top-notch comedy shows. HANNAH GADSBY – Dogmatic 7:30pm, Friday 18 March $22 – $42 In Dogmatic, Hannah will attempt to explain… Read More »Lismore Laughs