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Celebrate NAIDOC at NORPA, a free family-friendly celebration on Friday 7 July and Saturday 8 July, held on the lands of the Bundjalung with local and national artists highlighting cultural matters. NAIDOC at NORPA, Lismore City Hall will feature a free performance by electronic/roots sensation… Read More »NAIDOC AT NORPA


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

Your Story

Have you got a Byron Shire hall experience to share with NORPA? NORPA are keen to hear your stories and experiences (contemporary or historical) of any of the community halls in the Byron Shire. Whether it be a 21st birthday party that went wrong, a… Read More »Your Story

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

Railway Wonderland

The last train left the platform of Lismore, north coast NSW, in May 2004. Like so many regional towns in Australia, the train station was a thriving centre of activity and the lifeline of the community. The history of the Northern Rivers region is written on… Read More »Railway Wonderland