Curling

This event has finished

Many people have been perplexed by this late-night TV staple, which at first glance seems to be an exercise in absurdity. Team members on an ice rink brush at the ground as a large stone slides towards them, varying their brushstrokes to regulate the speed at which it travels. The aim is to get as close to the target as possible, leading some to describe it as lawn bowls on ice. An Olympic sport for over 15 years, curling relies on strategy as heavily as it does on fitness, and is played by all ages in 33 countries. The Victorian Curling Association offers ‘come and try’ sessions for the uninitiated. All equipment is provided, and coaches take you through the basics.

First published on . Updated on .

By Time Out Melbourne editors   |  

Curling details

Icehouse


Address
Waterfront City
105 Pearl River Rd

Docklands 3008

Telephone 0407 042 544

Price $20.00

Date Mon 09 Sep 2013

Open 7-8pm

Icehouse details

Docklands area guide

Restaurants near Icehouse

Gold Leaf Yum Cha

80m - It's a quick, cheap, high-variety option where everyone can drink tea and...

Kungfu Hot Plate

421m - We don't know about you, but food that arrives at your table on a sizzling...

Bopha Devi: Docklands

549m - Cambodian cooking is all about bright and fresh flavours. Try the beef...

Bars & pubs near Icehouse

James Squire Brewhouse

415m - It goes without saying that the James Squire Brewhouse is a good place to...

The Royal Mail on Spencer

1416m - Royal Mail Hotel on Spencer is a family owned & operated pub, serving...

Joe Taylor

1652m - It’s all cafés, markets and dodgy takeaway shops when you think of North...

Other venues near Icehouse

Wonderland Spiegeltent

135m - Dutch for 'mirror tent', this wonderland of a venue holds comedy shows,...

Wonderland Fun Park

135m - The highlight of an otherwise sleepy Harbour Town Shopping Centre,...

Monkey Mania

167m - Monkey Mania is a play centre for kids where they can escape their parents...

Readers' comments, reviews, hints and pictures

Community guidelines

blog comments powered by Disqus
 


© 2007 - 2014 Time Out Group Ltd. All rights reserved. All material on this site is © Time Out.