Lismore Performing Arts Festival

Region: Rural North | Lismore
Local arts program Public schools Dance Drama Music Years 1 and 2 Years 3 and 4 Years 5 and 6 Years 7 and 8 Years 9 and 10 Years 11 and 12

The Lismore Performing Arts Festival provides public school students a high quality performance opportunity. The festival involve 1000 students from over 30 public schools in and around the Lismore area. The aim is to provide students with a high-quality performance experience to further their studies in arts programs.

2022 dates

The Lismore Performing Arts Festival ran from Tuesday 30 August to Wednesday 31 August, 2022. Congratulations to all students involved.



The dates for Lismore Performing Arts Festival 2023 will be available Term 1, 2023.

COVID-19 notice

The operation of this program is contingent on advice provided by the NSW Department of Education in consultation with NSW Health. All activities will adhere to the DoE COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions.

Visit the COVID-19 and public schools in NSW web page for more information.


Fiona Clarke
Simon Kermode
Arts Coordination Officer
Coffs Harbour


Whitebrook Theatre, Southern Cross University
Military Road
East Lismore NSW 2480

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