Category Archives: Decoration

Toilet Wallpaper

Here is an interesting fact about the toilets at Smash Palace. We get about ten times more graffiti in the women’s toilet than the men’s. I put this down to the fact that the blokes are so ecstatic about the … Continue reading

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Goodbye Blue Monday Nostalgia

I was just cleaning up a hard drive and found some old Goodbye Blue Monday photos. It made me nostalgic about the good old days; the days when property developers and finance companies were the only ones going broke and … Continue reading

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Smash Palace Opening

In good news we will be open this Friday and Saturday from 5pm. We are all ready and rearing to go. Come down and try the food. I was thinking that if Goodbye Blue Monday manifested Tim’s personality, then I … Continue reading

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February Back Wall

It’s that time of the month again. New back wall, new poster, new month… This month’s back wall is bought to you by the word “plagiarism” and a Maoist sense of heavy labour. More than 25 man-hours in the making … Continue reading

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Christmas Chairs

In case you didn’t know, I buy a lot of lounge suites on TradeMe. I find myself asking strange questions that nobody else would care about: “Does it sit well on it’s end?” “How much does it weigh?” “Can you … Continue reading

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New Posters

Nick White has really outdone himself with this month’s poster. We liked it so much we did it as the back wall as well.

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October Back Wall

It’s that time of the month (as the actress said to the bishop). Time for a new back wall, poster, Steve of the Month, GBM Bachelor… This month’s back wall was done by local late-career artist Silas Manhouse. Using a … Continue reading

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New Back Wall

This month’s back wall brought to you by Fine Arts Tim and the colour white. It has been voted among the top three non-Damian walls.

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New Gates

In exciting news, we now have new gates and roller-doors for the outside area. This means no more lugging furniture in and out every day. While this may sound particularly unexciting to you, to Tim and I it means getting … Continue reading

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Back Wall Camouflage

Thanks to Emi for getting into the spirit of things and dressing up to match the back wall…

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