Transit Bar

Transit Bar

Transit Bar

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7 Akuna St
Canberra ACT 2600
Australia
02 6162 0899

Transit Bar is located under the YHA hostel on Akuna Street in the city. It is one of Canberra’s most prized bars and live entertainment venues. Trainsit Bar offers a wide variety of quality beers, wines, and liquors from across Australia and the world. Both on turntables and in live music, Transit boasts one of the most diverse repertoires. Having won AHA’s Best Live Entertainment Venue twice, it is no joke to say that Transit plays host to the best local, national, and international talents on a weekly basis. There is a host of other weekly activities, such as 2-for-1 pizza on Monday, karaoke on Tuesday, and trivia on Wednesday. Otherwise, feel free to relax and watch sporting events, socialize, and unwind in the afternoon and evening, or come to Transit later for a wild night out!


Ug Beats 8th Birthday feat. Simon Caldwell @ Transit Bar, Canberra (06/08/2010)

Ug Beats 8th Birthday feat. Simon Caldwell @ Transit Bar, Canberra (06/08/2010)

By Francesco Naismith 12th Aug, 2010

Canberra's longest running club night turns 8!

James Zabiela @ Transit, Canberra (25/05/2010)12

James Zabiela @ Transit, Canberra (25/05/2010)

By Francesco Naismith 31st May, 2010

James Zabiela brought the weekend to a thumping close on Sunday night at Transit.

DJ Rob Swift (X-Ecutioners/Ipecac) @ Transit, Canberra 14/05/20101

DJ Rob Swift (X-Ecutioners/Ipecac) @ Transit, Canberra 14/05/2010

By Francesco Naismith 24th May, 2010

Turntablism extraordinaire Rob Swift winds up his Australian tour in Canberra.

Stangeways: The Musical takes over Transit Bar tonight!

Stangeways: The Musical takes over Transit Bar tonight!

By Dave Ruby Howe 16th Apr, 2010

Back again with another round of delirious, wall-to-wall party action, the Strangeways DJs hijack the humble digs of Transit Bar tonight for their latest high-concept event, Strangeways: The Musical.

Podwars makes a come-back

Podwars makes a come-back

By Danika Nayna 8th Jul, 2009

Two years since its inception, we've missed the crazy competition that is Podwars. But we can now report that our favourite musical meeting of the 'pods is returning in 2009.

Muph N Plutonic @ Transit Bar, Canberra (21/3/09)

Muph N Plutonic @ Transit Bar, Canberra (21/3/09)

By Brooke Purse 30th Mar, 2009

There were beads of sweat dripping from the rafters of Canberra's Transit Bar on Saturday night... Muph N Plutonic had a stage presence that was raw and energetic, therefore ticking all the boxes that say 'tight performance'.

Funkoars @ Transit Bar, Canberra (26/02/09)

Funkoars @ Transit Bar, Canberra (26/02/09)

By Alice Adriaanse 5th Mar, 2009

The Funkoars have kicked off their national tour of Oz with the release of their new album, The Hangover.

Scott Burns @ Transit Bar (20/12/08)

Scott Burns @ Transit Bar (20/12/08)

By Alice Adriaanse 30th Dec, 2008

Scotty Burns along with DJ Mathmatics is on tour to promote his debut album Day 1, and on Saturday 20th December, Canberra had the pleasure of his company

Llik Llik Llik pres. Gavin Keitel @ Transit bar

Llik Llik Llik pres. Gavin Keitel @ Transit bar

By Jessica Conway 29th Dec, 2008

This months’ edition of Llik Llik Llik brought the likes of Gavin Keitel to Transit bar flaunting some funky tech-house with progressive and minimal elements thrown in.

Pang! pres. Booka Shade @ Transit Bar, Canberra (27/11/08)4

Pang! pres. Booka Shade @ Transit Bar, Canberra (27/11/08)

By Danika Nayna 4th Dec, 2008

Every single tune, old or new, that was performed on the night was mind-blowingly amazing and absolutely flawless. Even the lesser-known tracks caused dance fever amongst the crowd who didn't let up for a second.

Threadbare Tour feat. Hermitude & Horrorshow @ Transit Bar, Canberra (29/10/08)

Threadbare Tour feat. Hermitude & Horrorshow @ Transit Bar, Canberra (29/10/08)

By A D 7th Nov, 2008

When I walked down the steps into Transit – and on a school night no less – I was expecting to hear some killer beats, but little did I expect Canberra to bring their a-game party to a Wednesday night show.

Llik Llik Llik feat. Ronnie Gordon @ Transit Bar, Canberra (17/10/08)

Llik Llik Llik feat. Ronnie Gordon @ Transit Bar, Canberra (17/10/08)

By Brooke Purse 24th Oct, 2008

The aftertaste of the night is nothing short of sweet. I’m already looking forward to my next taste of that sticky, ‘llik-y’ flavour…

Ug Beats @ Transit Bar, Canberra (05/09/08)

Ug Beats @ Transit Bar, Canberra (05/09/08)

By Jessica Conway 10th Sep, 2008

The DJs impressed with their usual variety at Ug Beats last Friday at Transit.

Llik llik llik @ Transit Bar, Canberra (22/08/08)

Llik llik llik @ Transit Bar, Canberra (22/08/08)

By Jessica Conway 28th Aug, 2008

Llik Llik Llik has left Bar 32 and found a new home at Transit, earning rave reviews on its Friday night debut.

Set times for Exposed

Set times for Exposed

By Mark Davies 17th Jan, 2008

Exposed kicks off their first party of 2008 with a solid all-local lineup of killer house, breaks and electro. Check inside for set times!

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elektrobotic elektrobotic said on Wed 16th Jun, 2010
"sounds like an awesome night - nice reviewing!"
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