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Outdoor film screenings and live music are moving from Abbotsford

Bad news for those who've enjoyed The Shadow Electric organisation's entertainment ventures at the... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2016
Alys-Schatzi
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Melbourne, Australia
Outdoor picture show's nostalgia trip

What could be better than an outdoor picture show? Watching these films takes me back to my... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2016
Jeffry B
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Melbourne, Australia
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27 Apr 2017
“Don't pay there bills!!!!!!”
6 Jul 2016
“Outdoor film screenings and live music are moving from Abbotsford”
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1 St Heliers St, Abbotsford, Yarra, Victoria 3067, Australia
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

DONT do any work for these people as they do not pay. Still waiting 5 months for payment. I suggest were all boycott there future events.

1  Thank Sean K
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Bad news for those who've enjoyed The Shadow Electric organisation's entertainment ventures at the Abbotsford Convent: the live music in the Bandroom and the open-air cinema screenings in summer and autumn. These activities are shifting from the Abbotsford site. The Convent people have received federal...More

1  Thank Alys-Schatzi
Reviewed 7 April 2016

What could be better than an outdoor picture show? Watching these films takes me back to my childhood. You will love it too. Just be warned, check the program, the Shadow Electric only opens in the warm months, and closes down in mid-April. The Shadow...More

1  Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

I love this venue so when I found out that they have film showings here I was in. Friendly staff, relaxed venue, remember to try lentils are everything (watch out for the long queue) before joining the crowd for the film, although the venue often...More

1  Thank sleepzz
Reviewed 19 January 2016

On a summers night - it's such a great atmosphere and they usually have pretty good stuff to watch. There will also be good food on offer.

1  Thank ladypawpaw
Reviewed 19 July 2015

What a great live music venue! Saw some rad live tunes in a very warehouse kinda space with a great selection of beers. Good cool out space where u can still hear the music yet chat.

1  Thank Brig I
Reviewed 11 July 2015

It's a great feeling to be on the very top in the midst of a busy Melbourne town! Spectacular view from above and a fresh breeze while you're enjoying the show! check it out! Reasonable prices!

1  Thank KarolaRS
Reviewed 4 March 2015 via mobile

Picture this a warm balmy Melbourne night, watching a movie on the big screen under the stars surrounded by the historic buildings of the Abbotsford Convent. The Shadow Electric opens seasonally and screens new and select older films. As we watched our movie high in...More

3  Thank CCH1960
Reviewed 25 January 2015

My partner and I decided to head out to watch Nightcrawler and chose Shadow Electric at Abbotsford Convent. We will definitely be back. The seating is comfortable deck chairs in a courtyard. There is a bar with a good selection of cocktails, try the Moscow...More

2  Thank ColinTanya
Reviewed 12 January 2015

Wonderful evening, and loved the location. The only suggestion I would make is that the tickets say 6pm, however the movie doesn't start till 9pm. Great if you want to hang in the sun and drink cider, but not so great if you are forming...More

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