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Fundraising trivia night – Awesome prizes!

By 24 August 2015

[ 19 September 2015 at 6:30 pm; ]

Did you know that every night nearly 2,000 Canberrans are homeless?!We have formed a team, the Communities@Work Sleeping Beauties to participate in the Canberra Community Sleepout on October 16th. To help us reach our fundraising target, we’re holding a Trivia Night. All funds raised for the Community Sleepout are shared between Communities@Work and St Vincent de [...]

Making friends when you’re new to Canberra


The start of the year typically sees an influx of people move to the capital for work or university.
I relocated from Brisbane to Canberra nearly two years ago for work. I had been au pairing in Europe in the 12 months prior to the move and was in serious need of earning a proper wage after [...]

NERD TRIVIA! It’s time to test your inner geek


[ 25 June 2013 at 8:00 pm; ]
“And then, just to show them, I’ll sail to Ka-Troo/And Bring Back an It-Kutch, a Preep, and a Proo,/A Nerkle, a Nerd, and a Seersucker too!” – Dr. Seuss

Ladies and gentlemen get ready to NERD!

Canberra’s finest, smartest, and best dressed trivia night is returning this month to the Phoenix Bar.

Hosted by yours truly and [...]

Use your trivia powers to save the Moon Bear

By 27 May 2013

[ 15 September 2013 at 2:00 pm; ]

Anyone who is anyone loves Moon Bears, and you can prove your the most anyone out of everyone by going to an Animals Asia trivia event to help free these brilliant animals from bile farms.

The trivia afternoon isn’t until September, so no excuses.

Save the date.

Save orangutans and free bears with your trivia skills

By 26 April 2013

Two forces for good, The Orangutan Project and Free the Bears, have combined their strengths to run a trivia night!
Here’s what they sent me:
Come on a trivia safari to help save the orangutans and bears!
There will be great prizes, live and silent auctions, wildlife merchandise for sale, raffles and games.
Jungle attire encouraged [...]

Canberra Gay & Lesbian Qwire Trivia Night

By 15 April 2013

[ 4 May 2013 at 7:00 pm; ] The Canberra Gay & Lesbian Qwire invites its friends, family and the wider community to a fundraising trivia night. The Qwire is a not for profit organisation which relies on fundraising events such as this to assist in covering the costs associated with the community programmes/performances we run/give. The night promises to be a fabulous [...]

January at the Phoenix

By 10 January 2013

[ 8 January 2013 to 31 January 2013. ] This just in:

Tuesday 8th 7:30pm
Andrew Galan’s Our Dystopian Futures Trivia

Thursday 10th 9pm
Chainsaw Hookers
Johnny Roadkill
Renegade Peacock

Saturday 12th 9:30pm
The Mouldy Lovers (Bris)
Underscore Orkestra (USA)
The Brass Knuckle Brass Band

Sunday 13th 8pm
Wil Wagner (The Smith Street Band, Melbourne)
Lincoln LeFevre (Hobart)
Isaac Graham (Sydney)
Ben David (Adelaide)

Tuesday 15th 7:30pm
Arc Cinema Presents
Liz and Bolings Quiz of Fortune

Wednesday 16th 8pm

Saturday 19th 9:30pm
Bob Log III
Crash [...]

Gungahlin Jets Trivia Night

By 4 April 2012

[ 11 May 2012 at 6:30 pm; ]

A May trivia fundraiser for those so inclined:

The Gungahlin Lakes Function Room (Cnr Gundaroo & Gungahlin Drives, NICHOLLS ACT)

$20 per person (complimentary drink and some food included. No BYO food or drinks.)

Tables of 8

All players, family, friends, sponsors and supporters are welcome.
The night includes a live and silent auction with many great [...]

Comedy Trivia Night hosted by Jay Sullivan

By 16 September 2011

[ 22 September 2011 at 7:30 pm; ]

This should be a really fun night. 6 rounds of trivia hosted by Jay Sullivan, interspersed with short comedy performances from Emo Parsonson and Hamish Hudson. Trivia topics include Music, Science and Technology, Sports, Film and Television, Trivial Trivia, History and Geography.

The night is being run by CIT 1st year Music Technical Production students as [...]

Make-A-Wish Trivia Night – 8/4/11

By 26 March 2011

[ 8 April 2011 at 6:30 pm; ]

The Canberra Make-A-Wish branch will be holding a trivia night this Friday 8th April to raise some valuable funds for kids with life threatening medical conditions.  If you would like to join in, then get together a team of up to 10 people, and register a table.  All necessary information can be found below.

Where: Italo [...]

Blast from the Past Trivia Night – Tonight

By 16 December 2010

[ 16 December 2010 at 6:00 pm; 16 December 2010 at 6:00 pm; ] A trivia night with an historical bent.
When: From 6pm Tonight – 16 December 2010
Where: Castle Room King O’Malley’s Irish Pub, Civic
How much: $15

Film Trivia Night – 11 September 2010

By 25 August 2010

[ 11 September 2010 at 7:00 pm; ] The ANU Film Group is holding its annual trivia night on Saturday 11th September from 7pm at the Canberra Club (45 West Row, Civic).  The Film Group is a community group that has been running in Canberra for over 40 years.  The trivia night is its main fundraising event each year.

You don’t have to be [...]

World Environment Day Trivia Night

By 18 May 2010

[ 5 June 2010 at 7:00 pm; 5 June 2010 at 7:00 pm; ] Hi to all the Trivia Hounds out there,

Just giving you all the heads up that the discounted price of $20pp for the Conservation Council’s Trivia Night Tickets will end at the end of this week. After which tickets will be $25pp.

You can either book tickets per person or per table (8 per table). You MUST [...]

Film Trivia Night – Fundraiser for Canberra’s biggest film society!

By 28 August 2009

[ 19 September 2009 at 7:00 pm; ] Canberra’s largest and longest running film society, The ANU Film Group, is hosting it’s annual film trivia night on Saturday 19th September at the Canberra Club (45 West Row, Civic).  Trivia kicks off at 7pm.  This is the groups main fundraising activity and one of the initiatives that helps it to keep showing a huge [...]

2009 Woden Blues Trivia Night – where you won’t need to be really smart to win….

By 30 June 2009

[ 25 July 2009 at 7:00 pm; ]

This one came across my desk thanks to Facebook and sounded like fun.

From the blurb:

The Woden Blues Annual 2009 Trivia Night is being held on Saturday 25th July.

Trivia, games and random competitions including the world famous coin toss for grog.

Hosted by MC Razz, this years event has the theme ‘Release Your Inner Bogan, [...]

Charity, Club or Community Organisation Quiz/Trivia Nights – Help a brother out!

By 3 March 2009

Do you know of any up coming Quiz/Trivia Nights ?  
My nascent Scullin based Software company has developed a program to help people run Quiz/Trivia nights. 
I am looking for people who are interested in using my program (for free) and giving me some feedback.
Any contact information or leads appreciated.

Regular trivia nights in Canberra

By 18 May 2008

On the demise of my oft-frequented trivia night at the ACT Rugby Union Club (vale!) this week, I’ve been tasked with finding a new trivia night to attend on a regular basis. Does anyone know of a good regular trivia night in Canberra that’s been going for a while?

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