Tuesday, 26 August 2014
James and Bettison Treasures Curator Nat Williams reveals new items in the Treasures Gallery, including Bennelong’s 1796 letter, the first known writing by an Indigenous Australian, and Moses Griffith’s rainbow lorikeet watercolour from 1772. 12:30pm. Free.
James and Bettison Treasures Curator Nat Williams reveals new items in the Treasures Gallery. An extraordinary array of new treasures are on display, including Bennelong’s 1796 letter, the first known writing by an Indigenous Australian; Moses Griffith’s watercolour, Rainbow lorikeet, from 1772; and a nineteenth-century pamphlet illustration of the Hairy Wild Man of Botany Bay.
Tuesday 26 August, 12.30–1.30 pm Theatre, free
Bookings: nla.gov.au/bookings or 02 6262 1271 (Mon–Fri, 9 am–12 pm)
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.
Part of the Fireside Festival, grab a table of 6 or more friends, and enjoy an evening with a table in front of the open fireplace.
A four-course meal with the main meal a 16 hour slow cooked Lamb Shoulders to share. Other courses include wood-fired whole camembert, platters with three of our signature entrees...all rounded off with a decadent dessert. A french champagne on arrival with wood-fired camembert followed by a matching Shaw Riesling for entree and the handpicked Shaw Merriman Cabernet Sauvignon for main course and a tipple of botrytis for dessert.
It's a night for food and wine mid-winter.
Minimum 6 guests. Maximum 20 guests.
$110 per head.
Bookings based on availability.
Excludes event nights.
FREE Karaoke Madness - We have 58,000 songs to choose from including in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Japanese, Korean, Thai, Vietnamese and more!
This is not a competition. See how much fun our cats are having? That could be YOU!
Oh, alright. We will award a $50 bar tab each night for the person who sings songs in the most number of different languages we have on offer (and no less than four...).
Tuesday night at PJ’s is schnitty night. Try one of our legendary chicken schnitzels and any schooner for just $15.
Wednesday, 27 August 2014
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!
Melbourne three-piece riff rockers, Dallas Frasca, are back in a huge way with an explosive new single 'Lizard Boy'! Dallas, Jeff & Zane gained a fiercely loyal following in both Australia and Europe and this little tour is the first taste of their highly anticipated third album 'Love Army', due out in mid 2014.