Goonellabah is located on a ridge five kilometres east of the centre of Lismore. Goonellabah is an aboriginal word meaning native coral tree and the area has spectacular views from the northern side of the ridge out to the Nightcap Ranges. It is the fastest growing area of Lismore and has a thriving community and shopping centre precinct.

Quick Facts

Goonellabah is a suburb of Lismore in New South Wales. It is located approximately 596kms from the capital Sydney covering an area of 23.106 square kilometers. Goonellabah has a recorded population of 12900 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Sydney.

If you are planning a visit to Goonellabah we’ve put together some of the things nearby that you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Goonellabah and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.

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Breakfast on the deck

Belle La Vie

Modanville, Lismore

the beautiful property and the green sorrounds

Friday Sabai

Tintenbar, Ballina

Sandalwood Site

Sandalwood Van and Leisure Park

Wardell, Ballina

RainbowStay Nimbin - a holiday house in the country

RainbowStay Nimbin

Coffee Camp, Lismore

Elindale House Bed and Breakfast

Elindale House Bed and Breakfast


Cosy Fireplace in Lounge

Terania Green Boutique Eco Cottages

The Channon, Lismore