The Scratch

Events

Brian Sexton: Live At The Back Of The Bar

Kicking off the music in September at The Scratch, on Tuesday 2nd Brian Sexton will be playing for us from 8pm and completely free entry. Brian Sexton is a Brisbane-based soloist who has been performing his original music around the city for the past number of years. Having played several of ...

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Tue 2nd September

Alementary 120 - Boilermakers with Croft Brewing

Join Gavin Croft of Croft Brewing Company as he takes you through 'Boilermakers'. You'll match three different whiskys with three different beers. Don't worry, you won't be mixing them together. Instead, the pairings will be designed to complement one another. Learn a little about the distilling process and the history ...

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Sat 6th September

Innes Campbell: Live At The Back Of The Bar

Come and have your soul soothed this Sunday afternoon by the musical stylings of Innes Campbell kicking off at 4pm.Innes Campbell, from Scotland, is fast becoming one of the most sought-after performers on the Australian festival scene today. He performs original songs on guitar, laptop, mandolin and 'a wee electronic ...

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Sun 7th September

Alementary Special - We Can Pickle That with Picklehead Pickles

We can pickle that! Join us for a special edition of Alementary where we'll be joined by Mikey 'Pickle King' Hilburger of Brisbane's Picklehead Pickles for a DIY masterclass on pickling! It's not really about beer, but we figure not every Alementary has to be, just as long as good beer ...

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Sat 13th September

Ofa Fanaika: Live At The Back Of The Bar

This Saturday 13th September Ofa Fanaika will be serving up soul-food for the ears with guitar and a big voice, come and get your spine-tingled from 7.30pm.Ofa can usually be found bringing the funk in motley 8-piece orchestra Chocolate Strings or fusing soul, jazz and reggae with her newest project ...

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Sat 13th September

Settlers Of Catan Board Game Night

There is a game that separate the adults from the children. A game where life's true battles are won. Of friendship. Of rivalry. And sheep.Monday the 15th of this month at 7pm, we'll be hosting our very first The Settlers of Catan board game night at the bar.16 spots available. It costs you $5 ...

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Mon 15th September

Ash Chain - Hands of Gotham Art Exhibition

Brisbane's Ash Chain of Method Ink Collective will be taking over the walls of The Scratch for a very particular subject - The hands of the Batman universe. We'll be pouring Batman themed beers and highlighting the bat-tacular art of Ash ...

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Wed 17th September

Rob Moir: Live At The Back Of The Bar

On Saturday 20th of September Rob Moir will be flying in all the way from Canada to play live at the back of the bar, starting around 7.30pm.Toronto’s punk-poet Rob Moir continues to share his passionate and provocative stories with the release of his sophomore album Places To Die last ...

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Sat 20th September

The Scratch Goes To The Movies: The World's End

Starting this Sunday and continuing through to the end of the year we'll be screening a movie at the back of the Scratch from 8.30pm. This week's movie is the 2013 Edgar Wright flick 'The World's End' about a disastrous pub crawl through a small UK town starring Simon Pegg and Nick ...

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Sun 21st September

Dried Spider [solo]: Live At The Back Of The Bar

This Wednesday 24th of September Brisbane's very own Dried Spider will be performing live at the back of the bar and bringing you soul-art music that explores the precipice where reverie and confusion meet, from 8pm.The music of Dried Spider occupies a space somewhere between should and art, fusing narrative ...

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Wed 24th September

Alementary 114: Sour Beers w/Nic 'The Duke' Gauci

Nick 'The Duke' Gauci of The Scratch will take you through sours: The new hops! We'll be talking and drinking some classics from Belguim and beyond (Even Oz). Lambics, guezes, wild ales - wet blankets, lemon tang and puckered faces will be the order of the day. Alementary is an additional ...

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Sat 27th September

Illawarra Brewing Company (NSW) Tap Takeover + Meet The Brewer

Join us for a Meet the Brewer session with Illawarra Brewing Company (NSW) at the back of the bar. You'll be taken through 6 of Illawarra's range and discuss the history behind the beers and the Wooloongong company. Illawarra brewer Shaun Blissett along with the David McGrath will be on ...

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Sat 27th September

Angharad Drake: Live At The Back Of The Bar

Sunday 28th of September Brisbane based singer-songwriters Angharad Drake and Amela will be playing for us live at the back of the bar so come and listen to some spine-tingly singing in your ear holes.Angharad Drake combines gentle folk melodies with insightful lyrical content, echoeing the great female singers of the 60's such ...

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Sun 28th September

The Scratch Goes To The Movies: Back To The Future

Join us for a movie at the back of the bar as we serve up some tasty grub!This weeks movie is Back To The Future and kicks off around 8.30pm.Food will be available from 7pm. Grab your PJ's if you feel like it then come slink into a couch or ...

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Sun 28th September