Top things to do

Top Choice Pizza in Mullumbimby

Milk & Honey

The wood-fire oven here turns out the best pizza in the region. Delicious combos such as pancetta, pineapple and pickled chilli or field mushroom, Parmesan and parsley are made with Byron market produce. Book ahead …
Gallery in Murwillumbah

Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre

This exceptional gallery overlooking the river is an architectural delight and home to some of Australia’s finest, including a new extension devoted to acclaimed Lismore-born painter Margaret Olley (1923–2011) which…
Museum in Murwillumbah

Tweed Regional Museum

The town’s small museum is housed in a beautiful old building and features a solid account of local history and an interesting radio room.
Cafe in Murwillumbah

Sugar Beat

Park yourself by the sunny window or take in the scene from one of the pavement tables. Food choices include tasty cafe-style fusion fare and locally famous baked goods.
Gallery in Lismore

Lismore Regional Gallery

Lismore’s diminutive gallery has just enough space for two temporary exhibitions; they're usually excellent.
Wildlife Refuge in Lismore

Koala Care Centre

This worthy centre takes in sick, injured and orphaned koalas; visits are only possible by guided tour at the designated times. To see koalas in the wild, head to Robinson’s Lookout, immediately south of the town ce…
Market in Lismore

Farmers' Market

Lismore stages its farmers market at the showground, off the Nimbin Rd.
Fast Food in Lismore

Lismore Pie Cart

A local institution serving home-made meat pies, mash, mushy peas and gravy.
Cultural Centre in Nimbin

Hemp Embassy

Part shop, part stronghold for minor political group the Hemp Party, this colourful place raises consciousness about marijuana legalisation, and provides all the tools and fashion items you’ll need to attract police…
Arts & Crafts in Nimbin

Nimbin Artists Gallery

Local artists and craftspeople display and sell their wares here.