Events

Featured Events

Jul 31, 2015

Launch | Northern Rivers Creative Pop Up

Northern Rivers Creative Pop Up is launching this Friday! As well as wine, cheese + entertainment by Indigenous musician Blakboi, guests are offered exclusive pre-purchase of original works, with all dollars going straight to the artists! RSVP now...

Aug 7, 2015Aug 8, 2015

Bangalow BBQ & Bluegrass Festival

A not-for-profit community event celebrating authentic local Americana music, food & old time entertainment in the heart of the Byron Hinterland. Proceeds raised go to supporting regional arts & cultural initiatives for youth. Tickets on sale now!

Aug 13, 2015Aug 15, 2015

Country Song | NORPA

A celebration of the life and music of Jimmy Little and his contemporaries. Indigenous singing superstar Jimmy Little is about to sing for Queen Elizabeth at the opening of the Sydney Opera House in 1973.

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Jul 24, 2015Aug 1, 2015

The Dixie Swim Club by Jones Hope Wooten

The Village Players present The Dixie Swim Club... get to know five women who meet every summer at a beach side cottage and follow their lives over a period of 33 years with surprising and sometimes unexpected directions...

Jul 31, 2015

Launch | Northern Rivers Creative Pop Up

Northern Rivers Creative Pop Up is launching this Friday! As well as wine, cheese + entertainment by Indigenous musician Blakboi, guests are offered exclusive pre-purchase of original works, with all dollars going straight to the artists! RSVP now...

Aug 1, 2015

Nimbin Performance Poetry World Cup

This event shines a spotlight on the literary talent of the local area as aspiring and established poets compete live to win a first prize of $2000 and the illustrious world cup trophy. The world cup takes place in a number of small venues...

Aug 1, 2015

Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase

After a hugely popular and sold out 2014 show, Sydney Comedy Festival will be returning to the beautiful shores of Byron Bay in August for another killer showcase featuring the crème de la crème of the 2015 Festival right on your doorstep!

Aug 2, 2015

Joseph & James Tawadros Performance

Joseph Tawadros, one of the world’s greatest virtuoso of Oud and triple ARIA award winner comes back to the Regent with his brother James for another extraordinary performance. Sunday 2 August 3pm. Tickets on the day $30/$25, pre-sale $27/$22.

Aug 5, 2015

First Dog On The Moon | Live

Gasp as The Guardian‘s much-loved cartoonist, First Dog on the Moon, scampers about in this adorable theatre show, complete with bonus Q&A session because inquiring minds demand answers to burning questions like ‘why are you so charming and funny?’

Aug 7, 2015Aug 9, 2015

Byron Bay Writers Festival

One of Australia's premier literary events, The Byron Bay Writers Festival draws literature lovers and guest writers from across the globe to participate in 3-days of intelligent discussion, creative exploration and passionate interaction...

Aug 7, 2015Aug 8, 2015

Bangalow BBQ & Bluegrass Festival

A not-for-profit community event celebrating authentic local Americana music, food & old time entertainment in the heart of the Byron Hinterland. Proceeds raised go to supporting regional arts & cultural initiatives for youth. Tickets on sale now!

Aug 7, 2015

Life Lines | The Enigma of Adam Cullen

BBWF & Tweed Regional Gallery present this literary dinner. Erik Jensen, Editor of The Saturday Paper, will regale audiences with a riveting account of the life and death of one of Australia’s most controversial and celebrated artists, Adam Cullen.

Aug 8, 2015

SAE Creative Media Institute | Open Day

Come and explore our state-the-art facilities, take a campus tour, sit in on a recording session and chat with staff and students about your creative future. There'll be live music and DJs on the lawn, student work on show and food from 11am - 3pm.

Aug 13, 2015Aug 15, 2015

Country Song | NORPA

A celebration of the life and music of Jimmy Little and his contemporaries. Indigenous singing superstar Jimmy Little is about to sing for Queen Elizabeth at the opening of the Sydney Opera House in 1973.

Aug 14, 2015Aug 16, 2015

Bangalow Music Festival

The Bangalow Music festival presents the highest calibre chamber and orchestral musicians from around the world. This boutique festival nestled in the Byron Hinterland is a unique experience unlike any, complete with inspiring music, food, scenery...

Aug 15, 2015

Dead Man Laughing by Premda Lowson

Premda Lowson is an actor, performer and contemporary storyteller who lives on the south coast of NSW with his wife Jan. In mid-August, he will be performing his latest one-man show, Dead Man Laughing, directed by Howard Stanley.

Aug 16, 2015

Going for Baroque

Nuwanda Coleridge is a new and promising young performer and composer, with a repetiore of Baroque and originals. He embraces each piece with touching presence and heart... he surely does go for baroque.

Aug 29, 2015Aug 31, 2015

Bell Shakespeare's Hamlet | NORPA

Director Damien Ryan and Bell Shakespeare present a new production of Hamlet, infused with the passion, contemplation and emotion that Shakespeare’s compelling poetry cries out for...

Sep 4, 2015

Lennon: Through a Glass Onion

Celebrates the genius, music and phenomenon of John Lennon. Part concert and part biography, John Waters reveals the true essence of the life and astonishing talent of one of the world’s most treasured icons.

Sep 11, 2015Sep 13, 2015

Tyalgum Music Festival

Tyalgum Music Festival is a smorgasboard of music and performance which takes place annually in the beautiful little country village of Tyalgum. The festival welcomes extraordinary performers from all over the world...

Sep 17, 2015Sep 19, 2015

Cockfight | The Farm & NORPA

Like an episode of The Office meets a cage-fight, Australian style. Cockfight is a comical, combative and ultimately tender performance that explores masculinity and pushes the limits of physical theatre.

Oct 11, 2015

Hot Shorts | Short Play Competition

10 playwrights, 10 plays and 10 minutes each. Hot Shorts is a night of original theatre from local aspiring playwrights. 10 plays are selected by a panel of experts and shown to the admiring public who will then select an overall winner.

Oct 22, 2015Nov 7, 2015

Railway Wonderland | NORPA

Magical live theatre performed at Lismore train station is back by popular demand! Take your seat under the stars as NORPA's Railway Wonderland brings Lismore train station back to life.

Nov 1, 2015

An Afternoon At The Proms

Based on the Proms Concert Series in London, you will hear the Clarence Valley Orchestra & Chorus, conducted by their Artistic Director Greg Butcher performing your Proms favourites - just like in London's Royal Albert Hall!

Nov 1, 2015

Kellie Knight & the Daze

Melbourne born powerhouse vocalist Kellie Knight has been making waves in the Australian soul and jazz scene with her latest project Kellie Knight and The Daze. Expect a fusion of old school funk, soul groove, catchy pop licks & conscious lyrics...

Nov 17, 2015Nov 18, 2015

Kinship by Bangarra Dance Theatre

Ancient and modern stories combine in a powerful, mesmerising celebration of the world's oldest living culture. Kinship brings together two works by internationally acclaimed choreographer Stephen Page...

Dec 13, 2015

Step Up | Encore Performance Studio

Encore Performance Studio presents their annual dance concert, inspired by the dance craze film series Step Up, which aims to highlights the sense of community dance can create.

Dec 31, 2015Jan 2, 2016

Superfreaks | New Years Eve 2015

The NYE Festival is an annual Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex celebration of regional queer culture. With 4 events, 17 DJs, cabaret, art exhibition, bar, cafe, camping, parade, pool and recovery - there is something for everyone!