Upcoming Events

Blues & Roots @contentiouscharacter

Sunday 25th March from 12pm till 6pm.

The line up is Chris O’Connor from1-2pm, Doggin It Blues Duo 230-4pm, and The Guitar Cases 4 piece band, 430-6pm. After the fantastic show they put on for us on New Years Eve, The Guitar Cases return by popular demand to Contentious Character. This time they are putting the band back together (their four piece) for a great afternoon of original blues and roots music. They’re also bringing some of their old mates from the east coast blues festival scene. The renown Doggin It Blues duo will be performing their own style of Australian story-telling blues, and Chris O’Connor will take us to the Delta with his authentic country blues stylings. This is an afternoon you won’t want to miss. You can check them out at,, 

The Adult Ticket includes your choice of Pulled Free Range Pork Roll with apple and fennel, Braised Brisket Roll with cheese and pickles or a Bean and Beetroot Burger with horseradish mayo, all served with fries plus a beer, glass of wine or soft drink.

A Snack & Bar Menu will also be available with Cheese Boards, Shoestring Fries, Loaded Fries, Ice Cream Sundaes and a range of wines, beers and soft drinks.

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Children’s Ticket includes a choice of Margerita Pizza, or Pasta Salad and Mini Ice Cream Sundae.

Easter Break - we will be open!! Details email or call us

Canberra Wine Weekends April 7 & 8, 14 & 15 - Vintage Flights with paired food plates.

Quality vintages from 2001 to 2016 - unheard of!! Choose Shiraz or Riesling and sit back and listen to some funky tunes in the fireside lounge or be out in the sunshine on the deck soaking up the views, while we prepare your flight. $55 for five vintages plus delicious morsels paired to each vintage. Sittings at 11am, 130pm and 330pm. Limited seats. Book through info@contentiouscharacter and let us know which Flight takes your fancy, leave your baggage behind and have a great Flight at Contentious Character. For further details email or call Jordan 

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