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Comedy Rooms Around Australia



Get your comedy fix all year round! Here are some of the great venues who are regularly hosting live comedy throughout the country. Head out to your nearest show and keep supporting live comedy!

If we've missed any, let us know at info@comedyfestival.com.au.

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VICTORIA

Day Event Venue Time
Multiple nights of the week! Comedy Republic 231 Bourke St, Melbourne various
Multiple nights of the week! Comic's Lounge 26 Errol St, North Melbourne various
Multiple nights of the week! Late Night Comedy At Dirty Secrets Caz Reitop's Dirty Secrets, 80 Smith Street, Collingwood 7pm & 8.30pm
Mondays Local Laughs The Local Taphouse, 184 Carlisle St 8.30pm
Mondays Comedy at Spleen 41 Bourke Street, Melbourne 8.30pm
Tuesdays Catfish Comedy 30-32 Gertrude St, Fitzroy 8pm
Wednesday (every third) Corner Comedy 57 Swan St, Richmond 7.45pm
Wednesdays Comedy Wednesdays at George’s George's Bar, 120 Johnston Street, Fitzroy 8pm
Wednesdays (fortnightly) Deathbed Comedy Club Voltaire, 14 Raglan Street, North Melbourne, VIC 3051 7.30pm
Wednesdays (third of the month) Hairbrush Comedy Grace Darling Hotel, 114 Smith Street, Collingwood 8pm
Wednesdays (once a month) Vamos Comedy VAMOS, 366 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC 3065 7.30pm
Thursdays Rochey Comedy 182 Johnston St, Fitzroy 9pm
Thursdays (every second) Temple Comedy Temple Brewing Company, 122 Weston Street, Brunswick East VIC 3057 7.30pm
Fridays Comedy At The Coopers Inn Coopers Inn, 282 Exhibition Street, Melbourne 8pm
      7pm and 9pm shows
Friday  Fresh Friday Comedy Club Voltaire, 1st Floor/14 Raglan St, North Melbourne VIC 3051 7pm and 9pm shows
Fridays and Saturdays Basement Comedy European Bier Cafe & Aer Rooftop, 120 Exhibition Street, Melbourne various
Fridays and Saturdays Kings of Comedy 585 Lonsdale St, Melbourne VIC 3000 various
Saturdays (once a month) Off The Cuff The Improv Conspiracy, 1/19 Meyers Pl, Melbourne VIC 3000 9.30pm
Saturdays (every second) Bits & Pieces Comedy 23 Meyers Pl, Loop Project Space & Bar, Melbourne various
Sundays Comedy at The Espy 11 The Esplanade, St Kilda 6pm
Sundays Club Voltaire Comedy Club Voltaire, 14 Raglan Street, North Melbourne 7.30pm
varies Comedy at the Jambo 195 Barkly St, Footscray VIC 3011 8pm
varies The SnortCAST Lineup PBs Bar and Eatery, 60 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda (1, 8 and 22 December) various
varies BallaRatCat Comedy The Lounge @ The George, 27 Lydiard Street North, Ballarat, Victoria, 3350 various

NEW SOUTH WALES

SYDNEY COMEDY FESTIVAL

Day Event Venue Time
Multiple nights of the week! Comedy Store Comedy Store, Entertainment Quarter Building 2017/122 Lang Road, Moore Park  various

Mondays

Monday Night Comedy Old Manly Boat Shed, 40 The Corso, Manly 8pm
Thursdays - Saturdays The Comedy Store Showcase Comedy Store, Entertainment Quarter Building 2017/122 Lang Road, Moore Park  various
Thursdays - Saturdays Happy Endings Comedy Club

Happy Endings Comedy Club, 154 Brougham Street, Potts Point

various
Thursdays & Fridays BonkerZ Artist Comedy Clubs

Agincourt Hotel, 871 George St, Sydney

7.30pm & 8pm
varies The Comedy Lounge Cafe Lounge, 277 Goulburn Street, Surrey Hills various
varies Mic In Hand The Friend In Hand Hotel, 58 Cowper Street, Glebe various
varies A Laugh and A Half Various (see website for details) various

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

FRINGE WORLD (Perth)

PERTH COMEDY FESTIVAL

Day Event Venue Time
Wednesdays (third of the month) The Laugh Resort 

The Shoe Bar & Cafe, Yagan Square

7.30pm
Thursdays The Gong Show Comedy Lounge, 413 Murray St, Perth

7pm

 
Thursdays The Big Hoo Haa Rosemount Hotel, 459 Fitzgerald Street, North Perth 7.30pm
Fridays Fridays at the Comedy Lounge Comedy Lounge, 413 Murray St, Perth 7pm & 9pm
Saturdays Saturdays at the Comedy Lounge Comedy Lounge, 413 Murray St, Perth 5pm, 7pm & 9pm

SOUTH AUSTRALIA

ADELAIDE FRINGE FESTIVAL

Day Event Venue Time
Mondays Laugh Lab The Rhino Room, 1/131 Pirie St, Adelaide SA 5000 7.30pm
Wednesdays Giggles Comedy The Rhino Room, 1/131 Pirie St, Adelaide SA 5000 6pm
Fridays Adelaide Comedy The Rhino Room, 1/131 Pirie St, Adelaide SA 5000 7pm

QUEENSLAND

BRISBANE COMEDY FESTIVAL

Day Event Venue Time
Mondays Based Comedy at the Precinct Brewing Precinct Brewing, 17 Christine Ave, Miami 7pm
Mondays Laughing Heart Comedy Paramour Cabaret Theatre, 45/31 Wharf St, Cairns City QLD 4870 7pm
Tuesdays Based Comedy at the Scottish Prince

The Scottish Prince, Shop 27/1176 Gold Coast Hway, Palm Beach

7.30pm
Tuesdays Based Comedy at the Runaway Bay Tavern Ruanaway Bay Tavern 10 – 12 Lae Dr, Runaway Bay 7.30pm
Wednesdays Based Comedy at The Arc Shop 3/28 Chairlift Ave, Miami 7.30pm
Wednesdays Stand Up Comedy at The Avenue 3-15 Orchid Ave, Surfers Paradise 7.30pm
Wednesdays Good Chat Comedy Club Fritzenberger, 52 Petrie Terrace, Brisbane City 7pm
Thursdays Comedy Commentary Cinema (temporarily online) 7.30pm
Thursdays Based Comedy at Last Night on Earth 50B Nerang St, Southport 7pm
Fridays Sit Down Comedy Club Double Feature The Paddo Tavern, 186 Given Terrace, Paddington 8pm (doors 7pm)
Saturdays Sit Down Comedy Club Double Feature The Paddo Tavern, 186 Given Terrace, Paddington 8pm (doors 7pm)
Saturdays Kings of Comedy Arcade Nightclub, 10/3 Orchid Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217 6.30pm
Saturdays Comedy Underground Saturday Showcase

The Basement – HOTA, 135 Bundall Rd, Surfers Paradise

7pm (doors 6:30pm)
Sundays

Comedy Underground Sunday Service

The Basement – HOTA, 135 Bundall Rd, Surfers Paradise

9pm
Sundays (last of the month) SBC Comedy Saccharomyces Beer Cafe, Fish Lane, South Brisbane 7.30pm
varies Guilt Free Comedy Macalisters Brewery 6 Danbulan St, Smithfield 8pm

 

TASMANIA

 

Day Event Venue Time
Wednesdays Jokers Comedy The Polish Corner 7.30pm
varies The Clubhouse Hobart Brewing Co. varies
varies CULT Comedy The Brisbane Hotel varies
Varies Funnies At Frank’s Franks varies

 

AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY

CANBERRA COMEDY FESTIVAL

Day Event Venue Time
Sunday (first of the month) Smith Alternative Open Mic

Smith's Alternative, 76 Alinga Street, Canberra

7pm
varies Comedy at The Basement 2 Cohen Street, Belconnen varies

 

NORTHERN TERRITORY

DARWIN FRINGE FESTIVAL

DARWIN FESTIVAL

Day Event Venue Time
Varies   Darwin Entertainment Centre  
Thursdays (first of the month) Top End Comedy presents First Thursdays Comedy Browns Mart 7.30pm
Thursdays (last of the month) LOL Thursdays  The Beachfront Hotel 9.30pm