Events

Featured Events

Dec 7, 2021Dec 11, 2021

Our Home Holiday Town

This NEW, dynamic, original production, Our Home Holiday Town, explores the impact of tourism on our coastal towns and communities, particularly Byron Bay. Five evening performances will be held at the transformed Youth Activity Centre.

Dec 10, 2021Dec 11, 2021

Bails of Hey! Spaghetti Circus

Inspired by a reaction to climate change protests, this show is a middle finger response to being ignored and looked down on by politicians, media, and the adult world. Action-packed with acrobatics, aerials, teeterboard, and most of all - fun!

Dec 18, 2021

Art on Bundjalung Market

The free family event held at The Quad in Lismore is a unique opportunity to purchase authentic Indigenous artwork and to meet the makers. The combination of established and emerging artists and collectives will feature weaving, ceramics, carving, photography, painting, textiles, and many more crafts perfect for this year’s Christmas gifts. ​​

Feb 18, 2022Feb 27, 2022

Running Up a Dress

Running Up a Dress by Australian playwright Suzanne Spunner explores the relationship between mothers and daughters using the language of sewing in dialogue and movement. This production features 10 local women and is directed by Sharon Brodie.

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Jun 4, 2021Sep 4, 2021

Festival of Local Schools

The Festival of Local Schools is celebrating the creativity of school students with a series of exhibitions across the Clarence Valley region. More info on the location of these exhibitions on page 4 of The Program

Oct 21, 2021Dec 12, 2021

Jacaranda Festival

Immerse yourself in Grafton for the glorious Jacaranda Festival celebration. Raise a glass of something good, to the all too brief natural wonder of the blossoming Jacarandas. Here’s to everything that’s great about the regional life. From Jacaranda Queens to Drag Queens…and everyone in between.

Dec 7, 2021Dec 11, 2021

Our Home Holiday Town

This NEW, dynamic, original production, Our Home Holiday Town, explores the impact of tourism on our coastal towns and communities, particularly Byron Bay. Five evening performances will be held at the transformed Youth Activity Centre.

Dec 10, 2021Dec 11, 2021

Bails of Hey! Spaghetti Circus

Inspired by a reaction to climate change protests, this show is a middle finger response to being ignored and looked down on by politicians, media, and the adult world. Action-packed with acrobatics, aerials, teeterboard, and most of all - fun!

Dec 11, 2021

Sensational Summer Exhibition Opening at Grafton Regional Gallery

Join the Sensational Summer Exhibition Opening at Grafton Regional Gallery, featuring 5 incredible Exhibitions!

Dec 11, 2021Dec 12, 2021

Very Loud Wagner

A beautiful and intimate salon concert with soprano Emilie Lemasson and pianist extraordinaire Nicholas Routley playing some of the most sensual music ever written - a smattering of Wagner, as well as Puccini, Richard Strauss, Puccini and Gounod.

Dec 12, 2021

Artist Talk: David Fairbairn

Join Dobell Prize winning artist David Fairbairn for an intimate artist talk to celebrate his exhibition opening at Grafton Regional Gallery.

Dec 15, 2021

Christmas Catch Up

The Gallery Foundation invites you to celebrate this very interesting year. Enjoy fine finger food, good wines, fresh beers, live music and as always, good company.

Dec 18, 2021

Art on Bundjalung Market

The free family event held at The Quad in Lismore is a unique opportunity to purchase authentic Indigenous artwork and to meet the makers. The combination of established and emerging artists and collectives will feature weaving, ceramics, carving, photography, painting, textiles, and many more crafts perfect for this year’s Christmas gifts. ​​

Dec 19, 2021

ASH GRUNWALD at The Regent.

Much loved local, Ash Grunwald is one of Australia’s most successful blues musicians ever, with six top 50 albums, two APRA Awards, five ARIA Awards and four AIR Awards plus many more accolades. Raw Blues – played with passion and flair. Book now.

Jan 6, 2022

Austen Taysus with guest Mandy Nolan

Austen Tayshus dominated the 80's comedy scene with his smash hit 'Australiana'. Topical, dangerous, irreverent, he is the High Priest of satire and the closest thing the Australian Comedy Scene has to Bill Hicks. Come early for dinner. Book now.

Jan 13, 2022

WILD THYME at The Regent

The inaugural Regional Venue Collective tour features Wild Thyme, the love-child of three of Australia’s most talented musicians, wild, upbeat, tender and soulful virtuosity at its toe-tappin' best. Book now!

Jan 14, 2022

Teardrops On My Dildo

Breathtakingly brilliant, this queen of sass will delight you with her honest accounts of parenting, dating and all things female. If you shouldn't say it in public, you can guarantee she will. Strap in and get ready to laugh! Book Now!

Feb 18, 2022Feb 27, 2022

Running Up a Dress

Running Up a Dress by Australian playwright Suzanne Spunner explores the relationship between mothers and daughters using the language of sewing in dialogue and movement. This production features 10 local women and is directed by Sharon Brodie.

Feb 25, 2022

Hat Fitz and Cara at The Regent

The Regent is excited to present a night of blisteringly brilliant blues and roots with Hat Fitz and Cara. Hat Fitz & Cara's musical style is a unique combination of folk, roots and gospel blues seasoned with old-time flavourings – tasty! Book now.

Jun 4, 2022Jun 5, 2022

LisAmore!

LisAmore! celebrates & acknowledges the contribution Italians have made to the region through holding a free family weekend of community fun celebrating our love of all things Italian - food, wine, cars, bikes dance & music. Bring the whole family!

Sep 30, 2022Oct 30, 2022

ART BYRON

Under the creative direction of renowned First Nations artist Karla Dickens, ART BYRON will bring together local and internationally acclaimed artists to celebrate creativity, culture and diversity. This four-day event will offer a rich and diverse program of exhibitions, panel discussions, artist talks and studio visits across multiple venues.