by clicking the arrows at the side of the page, or by using the toolbar.
by clicking anywhere on the page.
by dragging the page around when zoomed in.
by clicking anywhere on the page when zoomed in.
web sites or send emails by clicking on hyperlinks.
Email this page to a friend
Search this issue
Index - jump to page or section
Archive - view past issues
Lismore : lismore visitor guide
rainbow power company Rainbow Power is one of Australia's largest renewable energy companies, specialising in solar power design, manufacture, sales and installation. Designed as a working demonstration for the equipment it sells, the showroom is open weekdays with group tours available by appointment. nimbin candle factory For over 30 years, this family-run business has been making beautiful traditional, non-toxic candles using essential oils and vegetable dyes. Their water-powered dipping deck was inspired by similar equipment used in ancient monasteries. Open daily for sales and demonstrations. aboriginal arts, culture & training centre The Centre aims to host and facilitate cultural exchange. The gallery space exhibits renowned local indigenous artists, while the café, with its two outdoor dining areas, offers light snacks including roo burgers, fresh local salads, cakes and biscuits along with local coffee, tea and chai. Open Thursday to Sunday 11am - 6pm. hemp embassy At Nimbin's Hemp Embassy you'll find information and alternative hemp based products such as building materials, fashion, body products and vitamin supplements. nimbin events Nimbin is bursting at the seams with creative energy, culminating in a rich and robust calendar of events. Blue Moon Cabaret Mar & Nov Nimbin's 39 Hours Short Film Festival Mar Autumn Arts Extravaganza Apr Nimbin Performance Poetry World Cup Aug Blue Moon Ball Sep Nimbin Country Show Sep Spring Arts Exhibition Sep -- Oct Weave & Mend Festival Oct Nimbin Independent Film Festival Oct-Nov Nimbin Fashion Show Nov Contact the Nimbin Visitor Information Centre for the weekly 'What's On' list. nimbin markets Held on the 3rd & 5th Sundays of the month in the Nimbin Community Centre, the Nimbin Markets is a treasure trove of arts & crafts, local food & produce, exotic and second- hand items, massages, alternative therapies and great live music. rainbow lane markets Local produce and curios for sale every Saturday morning in Rainbow Lane from 8am - 11am. nimbin museum The Nimbin Museum is an icon for the village's alternative culture. Follow the Rainbow Serpent's path winding its way throughout the museum to discover Nimbin's fascinating history. Local artists have adorned the walls with psychedelic images and indigenous murals interpreting Butheram (Dreaming). blue knob hall gallery & café Nestled below the sacred landmark of Lillian Rock, this quaint cooperative gallery and café offers a changing exhibition program and a splendid outlook over Blue Knob Mountain and Nightcap National Park. Open Wednesday to Sunday. nimbin tours and transport Tours operate daily to Nimbin from various locations in the Northern Rivers, with regular services from Brisbane and the Gold Coast. Village tours depart outside the Nimbin VIC at 1.30pm daily. Nimbin-Byron Bay Shuttle Bus 02 6680 9189 Jim's Alternative Tours 02 6685 7720 Grasshoppers Nimbin Tour 02 6685 5068 Happy Coach 02 6685 3996 Wallers Bus Company (Lismore-Nimbin- Murwillumbah) 02 6622 6266 Green Triangle (Nimbin-Brisbane via Byron Bay) 1800 503 475 For more information on Nimbin, call into the Nimbin Visitor Information Centre at 80 Cullen St, phone 02 6689 1388 or visitnimbin.com.au 19 absolute musts... • drop into the museum and the art galleries • enjoy an alternative farming experience at Djanbung Gardens • learn about renewable energy at the Rainbow Power Company • explore the Nimbin Markets (3rd and 5th Sundays) • check out some of Nimbin's fascinating cultural events • enjoy a coffee, lunch or snack at a funky local café • check out Nimbin Candles' amazing factory