Sunday, 2 November 2014
Experience the beauty of Lake George and get some exercise at the same time by doing the Lake George Vineyards Walk. Sensible walking shoes required, and bring a warm jacket if it is going to be chilly! Have lunch at Café Lerida before or after the walk. For café menu see: www.leridaestate.com.au/pages/Lunch-Menu.html.
Trick Fitness and The Loft presents a first class experience in Pole Performance. Two performances and two time slots on the first Sunday of every month. Set times: 8:15pm and 9:15pm. $5 Peroni, $6 Basics and $12 Cocktails.
THE TRAVEL GUIDE TOUR
Ralph Towner, Wolfgang Muthspiel and Slava Grigoryan are acclaimed as three of the world's finest guitarists in their own fields.
This tour celebrates the release of 'Travel Guide' on European label ECM. For guitar enthusiasts and music lovers of all kinds, this ensemble is all about sharing their passion for music with others and giving audiences the chance to hear three generations of musicians all performing together, yet with their distinct signature style.
VENUE The Street Theatre, 15 Childers St, Canberra City West
SEASON Sunday 2nd November @ 7:30pm
TICKETS STANDARD $59, CONCESSION $55
BOOKINGS 6247 1223 or www.thestreet.org.au
Come and have lunch at Café Lerida with some family and/or friends, and then enjoy a social game of Petanqué/Boules. A relaxing way to spend the afternoon – and some gentle exercise as well! For menu see: www.leridaestate.com.au/pages/Lunch-Menu.html. Bookings recommended.
Rock n' Vintage Roll Festival @ Ryan's Hotel Thirroul
A one-day extravaganza event of the best rock n' roll, rockabilly and vintage culture the South Coast has to offer. With over 1000 people in attendance at the first festival in March 2014, a one-of-a-kind festival for the Illawarra, the Spring Festival will take place on Sunday 2nd November at 10am, at Ryan's Hotel Thirroul.
Featuring live Rock n' Roll and Rockabilly music & entertainment throughout the day, including festival headliners No Brakes, the festival will kick off at 10am and is open to all ages (under 18's must be accompanied by an adult due to hotel licensing requirements). Also featured will be Vintage & Retro market stalls, vintage cars, dancing, and a Best Dressed Competition.
The ' Rock n' Vintage Roll Festival will see lovers of this dynamic and entertaining culture come out to play in their finest Rockabilly threads and Vintage best and is an event not to be missed.
The Treasures Gallery holds many of the Library's most prized items from iconic objects to handwritten histories. Terra Australis to Australia is a narrative of our nation and its development, featuring highlights from the Library's collection, from early maps and atlases to books, manuscripts, paintings, drawings, photographs and objects. Come face-to-face with James Cook's Endeavour journal, a display showcasing the Library's collection of celestial mapping, the notebook William Bligh kept after the Bounty mutiny, and a selection of zines from the Library's growing collection. 10 am–5 pm. Free entry. http://www.nla.gov.au/exhibitions/treasures-gallery
Vineyard/Winery Tour & Tutored Tasting Tour the winery and the barrel room with the owner or cellar door manager, and participate in a tutored tasting of 6 wines. Notes provided. Approx 45 minutes in duration. Groups of 8 or more. $7.50 or $12.50 (depending on the wines served). Bookings Required on 6295 6640.Tasting at the Cellar Door without tour is FREE.
Monday, 3 November 2014
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.