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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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1 week 2 days ago

Today - come along for the launch of this great new exhibition, celebrating the power of the people in our area.

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1 week 6 days ago

Last day today, to catch the "Early School Days" Exhibition at the Lismore Museum Pop Up today, 106 Molesworth Street. Open til 12:30.

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3 weeks 1 day ago

On the 15th of May we launch our next exhibition: the 10th anniversary of the Bentley Blockade and gasfield free Northern Rivers! What are you

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3 weeks 4 days ago

Looking for a job? Great friendly people, minimal hours, bright airconditioned workplace, lots of social interaction, right in the heart of our growing CBD. Interested?

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Have you visited our Popup up shop museum in Molesworth Street? Join us Monday 29th April from 1:30, for afternoon tea and to look through

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1 month 1 week ago

Love to see you at our newest exhibition - Early School Days in Lismore. A peek into the very early Public Schools in the CBD

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2 months 1 week ago

Using Objects to Tell Stories: The College History of SCU A presentation by A/Prof Adele Wessell for our Quarterly Meeting, 2pm Sunday 17th March, at

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2 months 2 weeks ago

On Today if you can make it.

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3 months 1 week ago

What a great milestone! Share your stories, so that we have stories to share

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3 months 1 week ago

Have you picked up your RRHS Calendar for 2024 yet? We have just a few copies still in stock, but they go quickly! The calendar