Lismore is situated along side Wilson River and is a major town in the Far North Coast of New South Wales. Lismore is built around Rotary Park which is beautiful rainforest within the area.
There are also a couple of Koala sanctuaries near Lismore which you can visit, along with the Richmond River Historical Society Museum and the Regional Art Gallery. You can also go to the market at the Lismore Shopping Centre on the 1st and 3rd Sundays and at the Heritage Park on the 5th Sunday.
There are a couple of places to stay as well as some reasonable eating places. Kirklands is the local bus service which runs as far as Brisbane.