The last week of August is here. As the final days of winter peter out we have found some great activities to pass the time until spring rolls around.   

Melbourne

Wednesday August 27
Mo’Soul Featuring The Perfections
Ding Dong

Wednesday August 27 (Last Week)
Melbourne’s Luna 1878 Winter Night Market
Victoria Markets 5-10pm
Winter Night Market

Friday August 29-Sunday 31
More than a Garage Sale- Phillips Shirts Factory
274 Little Lonsdale Street

Friday August 29
Flying Engine Trio
In the Front Bar
The Wesley Anne

Sunday August 31
St Kilda Market
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Sunday August 31
Unplugged Live: Portrait of an Artist
Paul Dempsey (Frontman of Something for Kate)
National Gallery of Victoria

Sydney

Tuesday August 26
Pop and Folk Singer/Songwriter with With Fox
Bar 34, Bondi (Bucket Lounge)

Tuesday August 26
Funk Reggae Jazz with Da Sa Souls Trio
Old Manly Boatshed, Manly

Wednesday August 27
Jazz Acoustic with Dean Gray
Artichoke Gallery Cafe, Manly

Wednesday August 27
Free Electronica with Linda Marigliano, DJ Butcher (Bris)
Beach Road Hotel, Bondi

Wednesday August 27
Free Rock n Roll with Balloons Kill Babies (Bris)
+Cat Or Pillar (Melb)+The Dark Hawks
With ParachutesFrankie’s Pizza By The Slice, Sydney

Thursday August 28
Indie Pop with Elle May
The Bourbon, Potts Point


Thursday August 28

Free Pop Singer/Songwriter with Lola And The Captain+Jo Meares
Hollywood Hotel, Surry Hills

Thursday August 28
Free Hip Hop Rap with Waza+DJ Victor Lopez+The Tongue
Tattersalls Hotel, Penrith

Friday August 29
Free Rock and Pop with Lou Goryl+Second Nation+Roar of Lions+30Three
Bull n Bush Hotel, Baulkham Hills (The Bush)

Friday August 29
Free Indie Dance with Shark Week+ Swrls+ Olympic Ayres
Jam Gallery, Bondi

Saturday August 30
Free Funk Soul and Reggae with Ocean Alley+ Bin Juice
Beach Road Hotel, Bondi

Saturday August 30
Free Punk Noise EP Launch with Ramps+Swine+Kaleidoscope+
Plight of the Mystical Dugongs (EP Launch)
Townhall Hotel, Newtown (The Townie)


Canberra

Moses Griffith (1747-1819), Rainbow lorikeet (detail) 1772Tuesday August 26 (12.30-1.30)
Exhibition talk- Remarkable Voyages and Scenes from Colonial Life
National Library of Australia

Tuesday August 26
ACT Comedy Open-Mic Night
The Front Gallery and Cafe

Tuesday August 26
Karoke
Polit Bar

Wednesday August 27
2XX Trivia Night
The Front Gallery and Cafe

Thursday August 28
National campus Band Comp
ANU Bar and Refectory

Friday August 29
Cheese on Toast
The Durham Castle Arms

Friday August 29
Canberra Open-Mic Poetry Slam: Love. Chaos. 
The Front Gallery and Cafe

Saturday August 30
Silky Six

Hellenic Club (Woden)

Sunday August 31
The Acoustic Sessions (2pm)
Iron Bar

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Sunday August 31
The Funky Monkeys (5-7)
A Bite To Eat

Brisbane


Friday August 22

Comedy Friday
Turbine Platform @ Brisbane Powerhouse

Sunday August 31
Festival of Dangerous Ideas (3pm 90mins)
Register here
Turbine Studio
Brisbane Powerhouse

Sunday August 31
Pop-Up Suitcase Rummage (12-5pm)
Powerhouse Plaza
Brisbane Powerhouse

 

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Sunday August 31
LiveSpark Music featuring Kellie Lloyd / Tim Steward
Brisbane Powerhouse

Adelaide

Thursday August 28
Colour radium, Pan Johnny and Abbie Howlett
The Metro

Friday August 29
Psalm trio, XY Clinic, Cool Jumper + Nullstellensatz+DJ Flux Capacitor

Saturday August 30
Blood plastic, Vintage Violence, Psalm Duo
The Metro

Saturday August 30 and Sunday August 31
Flinders Street Market

Sunday August 31
DJ LL Cool Gay (from 4pm)
The Metro

Perth

Thursday August 28
The Shakeys, Hussy+ DJ James MacArthur
Mustang Bar

Thursday August 28
Beat Lounge
The Bird

Every Thursday
Rock N Roll Karaoke
Devilles Pad, Perth

Exhibition: What I See When I Look at Sound (On now until August 31)
Artists: Lyndon Blue, Lauren Brown, Matthew Gingold, Cat Hope, Kynan Tan
Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts – Central Galleries

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