The Spill is no more. Wednesday night (October 18th) was last call for this cafe/bar known for its live indie music, its art events, its sense of inclusiveness.
A banner with the humorous goodbye message "So Long And Thanks For All The Fish" hangs at the front of the bar.
This iconic George St. bar was owned by Dave Tobey, and no reason has yet been given for its closure.
Dave and his bar had a huge impact on the local art scene. Friend Ray Henderson (pictured at right below with Dave) wrote this heartfelt message on Facebook about what the Spill and Dave meant to him...