District History

In this section you can read some previously published articles about Lismore’s history written by members of the Historical Society. These will be regularly added to, so check back frequently for future articles.

Floods – The Human Touch by Margaret Henderson
This was originally written as school project material for the Lismore City Council website in 2002.

Lismore flood

Flood in Lismore, 1921

Downturn at the Dairy by Margaret Henderson


Early dairy farm near Lismore