Welcome to The Labour In Vain

The Labour In Vain is a Brunswick Street institution – a haven for rock and roll misfits and locals alike. Our intimate bar stocks a range of the finest draught beers, wine and spirits plus we have a sunny beer deck with pop-up BBQ and regular free live music. Drop in for a catch up with mates, to take in some fine tunes or to celebrate a special occasion on the beer deck.

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King Wolf – mini residency in April



King Wolf are bringing the ANIMAL SHAMAN BLUES back to the where it all began with a min-residancy at the Labour In Vain on Sat 18th & Sat 25th April 2015. Two sets from 7pm till 9pm. FREE!

Functions on the Beer Deck

Want to have your party on the rooftop beer deck at the Labour?


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Drink Specials! 

Mon – Thur

$7 Coopers Pale Ale Pints

$7 Coopers Dark Ale Pints

$7 Bulmers Pints



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