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Rorke's Drift Bar Cafe - Darwin

Rorke's Drift Bar Cafe

Rorke's Drift Bar Cafe: Rorke's Drift Bar Cafe

drink, dance, eat and be merry. more a good drinking hole then a dancing place.

Dress Code: good casual., no thongs.

Address: 46 Mitchell Street Darwin

Directions: Across the road from the Mitchell Centre

Phone: 08 8941 7171

Theme: Eating and Drinking

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  • Written Oct 15, 2004
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Blue Heelers Bar - Darwin

Blue Heelers Bar

Blue Heelers Bar: Blue Heelers Bar

great for an afternoon drink or bite to eat. An Australian theme pub

Address: Mitchell Street

Directions: adjoining to Shenannigans

Theme: Eating and Drinking

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  • Written Oct 15, 2004
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Shenannigans Irish Pub - Darwin

Shenannigans Irish Pub

Shenannigans Irish Pub: Shenannigans Irish Pub

a nice place to grab a drink, bite to eat and listen to some local music.

Dress Code: nothing overly casual.

Address: 1/69 Mitchell Street Darwin

Directions: across from Lewinskys Restaurant

Phone: 08 8981 2100

Theme: Eating and Drinking

Review Helpfulness: 3 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 15, 2004
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Darwin Fringe Festival - Darwin

Darwin Fringe Festival

Darwin Fringe Festival

The 2004 Darwin Fringe is going to be a delicious affair with tantalising titbits, magnificent morsels, enticing events and alluring activities all guranteed to tempt one's palate.

With a range of theatre, music, comedy, film and visual art, this Fringe, like previous years, is set to stimulate, provoke and entertain. There is the usual range of Fringe driven activities. Held every year in late July and in 2004 from 23 July - 5 August.

Dress Code: Venues

Brown's Mart Theatre - historic building operating as a multifunctional theatre space with wooden floor, mezzanine, backstage area - capacity 110 +.

Brown's Mart Courtyard - an adaptable fenced outdoor L-shaped space surrounding Brown's Mart Theatre. Some seating, walls semi-suitable for projection, structures able to be utilised for hanging etc - capacity of a several hundred. Can be extended into Civic Park next door by removing fences.

Town Hall Ruins - an outdoor historical ex-building (with some walls partially intact) set in parklands opposite Brown's Mart with a paved/cement performance area extending to large lawns - capacity can vary depending on use up to several hundred. Great for theatre, poetry and music.

Courtyard Room - can be used as exhibition & installation space. Sometimes this room also houses a pool table & internet machines.

Address: 12 Smith Street Darwin City

Other Contact: fax 08 8941 3222

Phone: 08 8941 2379

Theme: Other

Website: http://darwinfringe.octa4.net.au/

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jul 31, 2004
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BASSINTHEGRASS 2004 - Darwin

BASSINTHEGRASS 2004

bass in the grass 2004: B4s5 |n ThE Gr4s5

Held now for the 2nd year, Bass in the Grass is a Music festival running for a day usually on a Saturday in July. Held here in Darwin and i believe 1 in Alice Springs, 2004's Bass included such acts as Jebidiah, Shannon Noll, SuperJesus, Grinspoon, Plonker, Hairy Lemon, The Dissisociatives, Elysium, Even, Sophie Koh, Human Nature, Frenzal Rhomb, World Fly, Lifted Mace and Roy Mackonkey.

The event was awesome for Darwin and if your here when its on i would highly reccommend it. Great Australian Music.

Dress Code: Dress is anything, alcohol to adults served, Merchandise a plenty

COST: $40 presale, $50 at gate

Directions: Amphitheatre, near The Botanical Gardens

Theme: Concert

Website: http://www.nt.gov.au

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jul 10, 2004
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MGM Grand Casino: more chips then you can chew in 1 night

Pokies, Roulette, Keno, Black Jack and more. Al this and a top class Hotel and restaurants all within walking distance of the city centre.

OPEN 24 hrs 7 days a week

Dress Code: shirt and pants and shoes

Address: Gilruth Avenue

Directions: Gilruth Avenue, next to Mindil Beach

Phone: 08 8943 8888

Theme: Casino

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jul 3, 2004
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The Victoria Hotel: The Vic Hits the spot

in the mall, goes to late, cover charge after midnight, table dancing, live music sometimes, great place to party away the night, best on weekends

Dress Code: coat and tie not required

Address: The Darwin Mall

Theme: Nightclub

Review Helpfulness: 3 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jun 11, 2004
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