Canberra's longest-running live-music venue has been spruced up a little, but remains the city's same old darling of dirty rock. There are pool tables and…
- Street Theatre
Canberra's leading independent theatre stages interesting contemporary performances from new and established practitioners.
- Palace Electric
A luxe cinema in the Nishi Building that screens mainly art-house and independent films.
- Gorman Arts Centre
This sprawling arts centre – and its sister centre in Ainslie – plays host to a wide range of Canberra's cultural institutions, from galleries to theatre…
- GIO Stadium Canberra
The Canberra Raiders (www.raiders.com.au) is the home-town rugby league side, and in season (from March to September) the team plays here regularly. Also…
- Ainslie Arts Centre
Twin venues, Ainslie and Gorman Arts Centres host interesting live music performances at night; by day they are home to exhibitions and workshops.
- Canberra Theatre Centre
Canberra's live theatre hub hosts all kinds of performances, from theatre to cabaret to comedy. Check online to see what's playing during your visit, or…
- Dendy Canberra
An independent and art-house cinema in the Canberra Centre. Tuesday is discount day (all tickets $13).
- Capitol Cinemas
Six-screen art-deco cinema screening mostly current blockbusters.