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Throb Nightclub

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Hmm, like their Drag show

I had not been to the gay bar until today. I always thought it weird for a straight person to walk... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
NahNahGo
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Brisbane, Australia
Nye drinks

Good music, bar took long time to get too, drinks were $5, not just for gays, plenty of couples... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2017
947stormj
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Aug 10, 2018
“Hmm, like their Drag show”
Dec 29, 2018
“Great place”
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U 1 64 Smith St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Probably the most welcoming place in Darwin. Not many gay people in Darwin and can't expect them all to congregate together every single Friday or Saturday. The atmosphere is welcoming though, you feel safe and don't feel like you'll be attacked when you try to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ty S
Reviewed 22 August 2018

I felt at home loved every minute. I was throbbing with love. Will be back next year see you soon boys. Nick B

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nick b
Reviewed 11 August 2018

I had not been to the gay bar until today. I always thought it weird for a straight person to walk into the club. convince by my friends and we went there. It seems that there are more straight people in here for the midnight...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank NahNahGo
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Good music, bar took long time to get too, drinks were $5, not just for gays, plenty of couples n singles here, lots of people here rockin on young n old, wish we had come in earlier to see the show tho

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank 947stormj
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I came with friends as part of the Pride Festival closing celebrations and the place was packed out. The drag show was excellent with some top calibre performers, probably better than most gay clubs in terms of dancing and performance ability. The place is about...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank WorldTravla7
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic night out, the atmosphere was colorful and accepting, the shows are amazing! Featuring the gorgeous Drag Queens, Tom Cats and Pussycats 😍 Theatrical and fabulous throughout! LGBT club staying true to its form!

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank SJDMonaghan
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Nice place to have a drink. The show is nice but they should be more selective at rhe door... too many drunk sometimes

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank carlosfilipe1980
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Seriously owners stop pretending this is gay. Your clientele are obviously back packers who are not gay friendly. First time in our lives in a gay club we were out numbered by straight people 1 times 5 and that's including the drag act and bar...More

Date of experience: July 2016
11  Thank Glynsheard
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

I went to Throb with friends expecting the fun, laid back liberal vibe you'd expect at a gay bar or club but it was really quite different. The majority of customers were awkward looking straight men. If it wasn't for the short midnight drag show...More

Date of experience: May 2015
15  Thank RobVanilla
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