Book the perfect spot for your next sesh at the RUC

Whether you are joining us for an after-work drink, to catch up with mates or for a lively game of bare-foot bowls, there is space for everyone at the RUC.

Bowling Greens

Groups that can’t sit still and want to have fun will love an afternoon on the greens. Barefoot bowls make for a perfect afternoon of relaxing and socialising, and Twilight Bowls is great for a social after-work game or cozy debrief with friends. Now that winter is almost here, Ugg Boot Bowls will be back! Embrace the Canberra chill, chuck on your Uggs and play a few games to get the blood pumping.

Book your next Sunday sesh and take advantage of the BBBB Sundays special. Bowls, burgers, beers or bubbles for $30 per person.


Did you know that our weekday Daily Happy Hour of $5 schooners from 4-5 pm includes all 12 taps? And it’s not just beers! It includes our James Squire Ginger Beer, Byron Bay Brewery Peach and Mango Seltzer, Stone & Wood Original, Kosciuszko Pale Ale and Capital Coast Ale.

But that’s not our only drinks special. Grab a $4.90 basic spirit during our 8-9pm Basic Spirit Happy hour. Yep, you read that right, $4.90 for basic spirits, including Smirnoff, Gordons, Jim Beam, Johnny Walker Red, Bundy and Spiced Rum.

Cheers to the weekend on Friday nights from 4-5 pm with a $5 schooner and support local Canberra musicians during Live Music Fridays from 7 pm till 11 pm.


Finished a hard day of work, and it’s only Monday?! Make dinner one less thing to think about when you order a weekly dinner special. Available from 5 pm and only $15 for Members, it’s the perfect way to start your week!

Monday nights are a cut above the rest with a juicy steak, fresh salad, and crunchy chips. Tuesdays are a fan favourite with a golden schnitty, crispy chips and a tasty salad. Wednesdays boast a delicious burger and, of course, chips!

Don’t wait the entire day for a delicious and comforting meal. The $15 Lunch Specials include Fish ‘N’ Chips, Chicken Schnitzel, Vegetarian Pizza, and Caesar Salad and are available from 12-2pm Monday to Friday. Perfect for a midday pick me up.

Raised Lounge

exception. Ditch those 2-minute noodles and take a break from the textbooks to enjoy a $15 Chicken Schnitty, Fish ‘N’ Chips or Ceasar Salad from 8-9 pm.

In this economy?! Wow, the RUC really is the place to be.

Pool Room

As if we don’t have pool tables! Our two beautiful pool tables are located next to the sports lounge so you have the perfect vantage point to catch all the excitement while you pocket your winning ball. Plus, they are just across from the bar, so you don’t have to travel far to stay hydrated.

Sports Lounge

Whether you’re a NRL, AFL, UFC or racing fan we’ve got space for you. Our sports lounge is full of screens showcasing all the best games, races, matches, etc. Grab your mates, book in at our sports lounge and cheer on your team!

Looking to make a day of it? Enjoy our lunch special from 12-2 pm. Fish ‘N Chips, Chicken Schnitzel, Vegetarian Pizza and Ceasar Salad are all available for a very reasonable $15.


Soak up the last of the warm autumn sun on the deck. Perfect for groups who want to get some fresh air, have a yarn, and sink some cold drinks – we recommend our $9.40 frozen slushies, for the vibes of course.

Worried about spending a cold Canberra day on the decks? Don’t be! Our sports deck is equipped with heaters so you can stay toasty warm while watching the game on our outdoor TVs.

Picnic Tables

Enjoy the atmosphere of the bowling greens while relaxing at a picnic table green side. Sit back and relax while you cheer on the bowlers. While you’re here, enjoy a refreshing beer, seltzer, or crisp wine.

Make sure you’re a Member to get these great deals. It’s only $5 for one year, or you could save yourself the paperwork and get 3 years of Membership for $10.

Published April 22, 2024 | Pricing and availability subject to change

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