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Regional Cultural Fund to upgrade Lismore City Hall

NORPA has been successful in the latest round of the Regional Cultural Fund to upgrade Lismore City Hall into the premiere performing arts centre in the Northern Rivers.

CASP 2019 Projects Announced

Arts and culture in regional NSW will continue to shine with an outstanding line-up of new creative projects fast-approaching thanks to over $259,000 in funding from the NSW Government.

Artist Jeremy Hawkes Receives Create NSW Fellowship

Lismore-based artist with disability Jeremy Hawkes has been awarded a $30,000 2018/19 Creative Development Fellowship from Create NSW that will support him in completing studio based research and develop his practice.

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Give Back

Our Way Stories celebrates the lives of Indigenous Elders from the Northern Rivers region of Bundjalung Country. Buy the book to support Indigenous cultural development and enable their knowledge to be passed on to generations to come.

Featured Projects

Artbank is Coming 2019

Arts Northern Rivers has partnered with Lismore Regional Gallery to host the 2019 Artbank Roadshow - Lismore Regional Gallery will be the only stop in NSW!

Big Talks

As part of Your Big Idea Arts Northern Rivers presents Big Talks; a series of discussions with creatives and commentators who have something to say.

Art on Bundjalung Country

In 2018 the Art on Bunjulung Country project returns to provide opportunities for Aboriginal people across the Northern NSW to explore better health and wellbeing through connection with cultural arts.

Northern Rivers Creative

Northern Rivers Creative is a directory showcasing professional practitioners of the Northern Rivers and committed to making connections to local, national and international markets.