In loving memory of Meri Humphries

  Meri’s family would like to invite her friends to come together to celebrate her life. Meri’s service will be held at: Lismore Memorial Gardens Crematorium Skyline Road, Goonellabah Monday 15th September at 11am Followed by a gathering to celebrate her life at The Channon Hall. Please bring a plate of food to share Collin, […]

In Memory of Navhal

We have received the sad news that our long term friend, stallholder and past member of the committee Navhal Pols has passed over. Navhal was a kind and aware individual who lived his life to the fullest. He contributed greatly to the market over the past 2 decades and his presence will be missed. Peace to you Navhal. His kind […]

Les Karski

Lez Karski has been the unique soul/blues guitar and vocal style of The Foreday Riders, Hippos, Bondi Cigars, Donkeys, and Nervous Investors. He’s also the preferred sideman for visiting US Blues artists. The late great Johnny Johnson, Chris Cain, Kenny ‘Blues Boss’ Wayne, Diunna Greenleaf, Barbara Blue and Kyla Brox have all chosen Lez as […]

Creative HeARTS Space

Deborah Davey will facilitate some small dream catcher workshops in the Creative HeARTS Space. Workshops will cost $10 and are suitable for both children and adults. The Creative HeARTS Space is located opposite the The Chai Tent near the playground. A beautiful spot to stop and watch the Market go by!

11th Of May Mothers Day Market

Weaving Connections Invites Mother’s and those who cherish them:To join me in the Creative Heart Space, ( near the Chai tent) to partake in the creative process of transforming Bangalow palm inflorescence, into an enchanted crown or random woven basket to honour the goddess within.When: 11 am – 2pmIf you wish you can bring your ownShells and bells,Seeds […]

Juzzie Smith

Juzzie Smith’s music has the feeling of freedom pulsing from within it. As you listen you feel the joy and playfulness that makes Juzzie so loved by people of all ages and from all walks of life. Using a combination of keyboard, guitars, harmonica and percussion (all played with mind-blowing mastery by Juzzie) his unique […]

Samba Blisstas

Flaming Bongos! It’s the Samba-Blisstas! With their wild whacky costumes and  riotous red rhythms, this silly syncopated street troupe will leave you  sweaty and screaming for more! Carnival drumming is inspired and modelled on the Brazilian  form of samba street Percussion.The group consists of many colourful members from the local  community: Midwives, Teachers, Students, Travellers, Lawyers, Farmers, Bank Clerks, […]


It’s blues with fangs, black hats, tight pants and a kick of bluesy cabaret – a two piece original blues band, developing their sound from the masters of old & new, such as Lightnin Hopkins, Tom Waits, and Bo Diddley. Frontman Moondog uses a variety of guitars including slide and resonators, along with harp to […]

The Ruffscales

What started as casual Sunday arvo jam sessions between a few old mates has now evolved into one of The Channon’s latest and greatest musical projects. The Ruff Scales are an eight piece band who will not only get you dancing or singing along but will put on an energy packed three hours of pure […]


From the North Coast of New South Wales comes Alt-Country sensation Doot. With their roots in the wide open plains of Australia, paired with well-­travelled ears, Doot deliver a sound that is both classic and original, familiar yet surprising, rocking and rootsy, heartfelt and feel-good. Doot is a veritable Who’s Who of Australian Country Music […]