Wednesday, 22 October 2014
$10 night @ The Durham
Can't get enough of our $10 burgers for lunch? Well Wednesday night is your night. We open up the burger menu at just $10 a pop. Try the delicious PubChicken, PubLentil it out famous PubBurger!
Every Wednesday is Steak Day for both lunch and dinner down at PJ's Tuggeranong. Choose from either a New York Steak (250g) or a Rump Steak (250g) served with chips or mash and sauce (gravy, pepper, mushroom, diane) for only $10.00!
Jugs from 7:30pm
$10 Beer Jugs (non boutique)
$12.50 Cider Jugs (Bulmers)
Live music from 8:30pm
Nicolas Rothwell: The Landscape behind the Landscape
Award-winning author and northern Australia correspondent for The Australian Nicolas Rothwell reflects on his experience living in Australia’s north, and explores what lies in the Australian landscape and what we read within it.
Supported by Elaine Van Kempen in recognition of the contribution of poet, historian and naturalist Eric Rolls
Wednesday 22 October, 6 pm Theatre, free (includes refreshments)
Bookings: nla.gov.au/bookings or 02 6262 1271 (Mon–Fri, 9 am–12 pm)
2014 Eric Rolls Memorial Lecture Nicolas Rothwell - The Landscape Behind the Landscape @ National Library of Australia
Award-winning author and correspondent Nicolas Rothwell shares his experience living in Australia's north and considers what we read within the Australian landscape. 6:00pm. Free entry. https://www.nla.gov.au/event/7233
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.
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.