Herb-al festivities

Dreadlocked diva Aurora Jane (top) and outrageous outlaws Jimmy Willing & The Real Gone Hick-Ups are two of the many performance acts at this weekends Health and Herb Festival in Lismore.

The annual Health and Herb Festival is upon us. Based in Heritage and Riverside Parks in Lismore, this two day festival (Saturday and Sunday, August 19-20) offers food, fun and information to the community. With live music, dance, seminars, fine food, market stalls, kids activities, the skate park scene (hip hop), riverside sports and the Herbie run, this festival is for the whole family and encompasses the diversity of North Coast lifestyles.

This year for the first time theres also a stage in Magellan Street on the Saturday as well as the main one in Riverside Park.

See pages 24 and 25 for the full program.

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