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Richmond River Historical Society is based in the city of Lismore, centre of the Richmond River region of northern New South Wales. The Society’s mission is to collect, preserve, display and disseminate historical material relevant to the continuing history of North-Eastern NSW. Whether you are interested in visiting our Museum, researching your family history, discovering an aspect of local history, or becoming a member or volunteer with the Society, we trust you will find what you are looking for on this website.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF COUNTRY

We acknowledge the Widjabal-Waibal people of the Bundjalung Nation as the traditional custodians and pay our respects to elders past and present.

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Richmond River Historical Society Inc.

1 month 2 weeks ago

FLOOD RECOVERY – FURTHER UPDATE Our conservation and cleaning work has continued with great efforts from several volunteers over the last few weeks. The support

Richmond River Historical Society Inc.

2 months 6 days ago

FLOOD RECOVERY UPDATE Message from Robert Smith, President RRHS: Members and the community will be relieved to know that your Museum has survived the floods

Richmond River Historical Society Inc.

3 months 4 weeks ago

A tiny bit of good news amongst this catastrophic event in Lismore! The river height reached 14.4 metres but by some miracle it looks like