Saturday, 25 October 2014
$35 Crafty Saturday's @ The Durham
From 5:30pm, come into the Durham for 3 craft beers and a 3 course meal for $35 per head! Choose from great craft breweries including 4 Pines, Bridge Road and ABITA and dishes like curry puffs, pork sliders, sirloin steak, pepperoni parmigiana and chocolate brownie. Book your table by ringing 6295 1769.
Abstraction-Création features the work of J.W. Power, one of Australia's most successful and accomplished expatriate painters of the interwar years. Power studied art in Paris with Ferdinand Léger at his Académie Moderne and was part of the international group of artists known as Abstraction-Création. This exhibition brings together, for the first time, Power's paintings from the University of Sydney and his sketchbooks held by the National Library of Australia. 10:00am - 5:00pm. Free.
Bach Mass in B Minor by The Song Company @ St Christopher’s Cathedral, Canberra
In a rare soloistic performance, the singers of The Song Company and Ironwood Chamber Ensemble will combine to present Johann Sebastian Bach’s magnificent Mass in B Minor featuring one voice per part vocal scoring. Widely regarded as the Mount Everest of vocal music, this work is usually performed with a mass choir – The Song Company are taking it back to its original form of 10-part vocal harmony to showcase Bach’s stylistic and technical brilliance.
Saturday 25 October, 6.00pm
Under 30- $49
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Canberra Roller Derby Le0ague Home Season Double Header @ AIS Arena
Roller derby: a cutthroat, full-contact, high-intensity sport where the only objective is to win as many points against the opposition, doing whatever it takes!
A jammer will volunteer as tribute, putting their body on the line against rough enemy skaters, and hoping to make it off the track unscathed... After coming third at nationals Canberra Roller Derby League is set to present a night JAM PACKED with action in its grand final spectacular BLOCKINGJAY, where all four home teams will duke it out with a mix of strength, speed, footwork, and flair!
The stakes are high and the hits will be big as, in the first game, the Black 'n' Blue Belles try and earn their first win for the season against the Brindabelters, who are desperate to avoid the Wooden Spoon.
The fight for first place promises to be even more SMACKtacular, with the renowned blockers of the Surly Griffins packs laying waste to the quick and wily Red Bellied Black Hearts jammers. Forget Hunger Games, this will be the Hunger Jams, and you won't want to miss the fight.
Date: Saturday 25 October 2014
Time: Doors open 3pm
- Game 1 starts 4:00 pm
- Game 2 starts 6:15 pm
- Adults $25.49
- Junior $15.29
- Family - 2 Adults + 2 Juniors (Admits 4) $61.17
Get tickets here: http://premier.ticketek.com.au/shows/show.aspx?sh=ROLLERDE14&v=AIS
For additional information check out http://canberrarollerderbyleague.com/
2014 Golden Guitar Nominee Doug Bruce is coming to PJ's to play live from 8:30pm! Including the hit single "Broke Down Heart".
Cost per ticket: $20 (limited tickets) - PJ's social club members: $10 per ticket. Tickets available at songland, Eventopia or at PJ O'Reilly's Tuggeranong Irish Pub.
Exhibition: Behind The Lines @ Old Parliament House
There’s never been a year like this in politics. Behind the Lines 2013 the year’s best political cartoons tells the tale of three leaders, Gillard, Rudd and Abbott through broken parliamentary alliances, caucus instability, and leadership spills, prime ministerial changes, corruption scandals, cabinet reshuffles, policies and opinion polls. Free caricatures - Whilst you’re seeing Behind the Lines 2013 (only in January) there will be a free caricaturist on site. You get to take home the drawing too! The exhibition runs until 17 November 2014. Click here for more information.
A small, though excitable crowd gathered at UC Refectory on Saturday night to see one of the 90s most talented and tempestuous stars take the stage. It could be none other than Ms Courtney Love. What the Hell would happen tonight? After a storming warm-up set from Melbourne’s The Mercy Kills, the beer queue formed, while a range of tiara-and Doc-Marten-wearing ladies pressed themselves up against the barriers in anticipation of the grunge goddess’ appearance.