The Scratch

Events

LOA: Live At The Back Of The Bar

Come down to the bar on Saturday 2nd August for a bit of lush funk, reggae, soul and folk; straight from LOA to your ear live at the back of the bar from 7.30pmLOA is the solo project of Nikki McWalters, best known as vocalist for Australian 8 piece dub/funk/reggae ...

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Sat 2nd August

Sleepy Tea: Live At The Back Of The Bar

Sleepy Tea are a Brisbane based band who hand-make dreamy pop music and will be playing an intimate stripped back set live at the back of the bar on Tuesday 5th August from 7.30pm.Sleepy Tea combines a solid acoustic background, with dreamy vocals, steady beats, and sweeping guitar melodies. The ...

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Tue 5th August

Alementary 118: Beer 'N' Jerky

Join timothy goulding as he takes you through his two favourites things in the universe: beer and jerky. You’ll try a range of beer styles specially matched with particular jerkys and chat about why they work together. Simple as that!Alementary is an additional resource of The Scratch designed to further educate small ...

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Sat 9th August

[Not So] Secret Gig: Live At The Back Of The Bar

The prodigal sons return! Born and raised in Brisbane five talented creatives all packed up and left for the big smoke (i.e. Melbourne) as their music took them to bigger and better places. But now Darling James and Dan Parsons are back to their home town for a sneaky night ...

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Sat 9th August

Zac Gunthorpe: Live at The Back Of The Bar

Singer, songwriter and surfer Zac Gunthorpe will be joining us live at the back of the bar on Thursday 14th of August to share some original, honest acoustics with us, starting off about 7.30pm. Originally hailing from Brisbane but now hiding out in a quiet Australian seaside hamlet on the Sunshine ...

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Thu 14th August

Alementary 119: Bière de Champagne

Join Gavin Croft (Croft Brewing and Newstead Brewing)_ and wine Tyson Stelzer (The Champagne Guide) as they take you through the style ‘biere de champagne’, mostly brewed in Belgium, the stye typically undergoes a lengthy maturation then subjected to remuage and dégorgement, which is the "methode de champenoise" process of removing yeast from the bottle. Confused? They’ll explain.Alementary is an additional ...

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Sat 16th August

Bree De Rome: Live At The Back Of The Bar

Bree De Rome will be launching here new single "Easy To Forget" at The Scratch on Sunday afternoon with support from the charming Phil Smith. Music starts at 4pm for an afternoon of free ear treats.The coolest cowgirl on the Gold Coast, 20 year old Bree references a sweet blend ...

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Sun 17th August

Art For Brews Official Launch Party

Tuesday the 19th August heralds the launch of Art for Brews : A design duo whose passion for creating art and drinking delicious craft beer has culminated into a creative goal to deliver handcrafted visual identities to bars, brewers and breweries alike. The Scratch Bar will play host for the night, ...

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Tue 19th August

Shadows On Blue: Live At The Back Of The Bar

Out of the giant blue skies of Alice Springs, a different kind of rock from the Red Centre, comes Shadows on Blue to play at the back of the bar for a afternoon session on Sunday 24th August at 4pm and free for all of you.When Collin Lillie and Dave ...

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Sun 24th August

Hannaka: Live At The Back Of The Bar

Live at the back of the bar on Tuesday 26th of August worldly songstress Hannaka will be playing some of her lyrical poetics for us. Hannaka is set to release 2 EP’s later this year for her solo ‘Hannaka’ work and ‘The Feather Collector,’ greatly anticipating finally sharing some of her ...

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Tue 26th August

Alementary 105: Glass Vs Glass

Wine glass maker Riedel has literally hundreds of different wines glasses, each purportedly designed for a specific varietal. As the craft beer revolution starts to take hold, 'proper' glassware is becoming increasingly popular amongst beer lovers and Riedel's beer glass arm, Spiegelau, has recently released beers specially designed for IPAs and stouts. But ...

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Sat 30th August

Australian Brewery (NSW) Tap Takeover

Join us on Saturday the 30th of August for an Australian Brewery  tap takeover. The team from Sydney will be bringing up a selection of brews never before seen on tap in Brewsvegas including:Lockour Indian Belgian AleRye Old AleMilk StoutFresh Press CiderThe PilsnerThe Pale AleCome along and try the range, the guys ...

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Sat 30th August