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Welcome to Stable on the Strand
where our guests experience The Christmas Story of the birth of Jesus.

We invite you to come to Strand Park in Townsville to discover the true meaning of Christmas.
18 – 22 December 2017   5.30pm – 9.30pm

Engage with The Christmas Story characters in the exciting & vibrant Town of Bethlehem
Stand in awe as you view the Nativity Scene – Mary, Joseph & baby Jesus at The Stable
Enjoy entertainment for all ages and interactive activities for children
– all free!

Stable on the Strand is a way to celebrate Christmas each year. It’s a family tradition.
It’s a place to feel the love, joy, peace and hope of Christmas.

Come and join us!

Stable 2017 Trivia Night

Join us for a night of fun, games, auctions, trivia & more!

DATE   Saturday 15 July
TIME   4.30pm till 9pm   |   Trivia Rounds begin at 6pm
VENUE   Northreach Baptist Church, 38 Canterbury Rd, Kirwan

TICKETS   $10   |   Children 12 and under free. Tables seat 8 people.
BOOKINGS   Click here to book your tickets NOW! or phone 0411 756 273

SPECIAL NOTE   Bring your loose change … gold coins will be useful!

ATM facilities available at the event.


THANK YOU to the Townsville Businesses who are generously donating prizes & auction items for the Trivia Night:
Aquascene Charters     Billabong Sanctuary     Cafe Bambini Fairfield Central     Catholic Education Office
Cheescake Shop Willows     Cranbrook Car Wash     Event Cinemas     Herveys Range Heritage Tea Rooms
Horan & Bird     Kingpin Bowling & Laser Tag     Launch ZonekLighthouse Bar & Grill     Mudpickers Boat Hire     QLD Amusements     Reef HQ Aquarium
Regional Certification Group     Sealink     Sk8way     Tour Townsville     Townsville Mini Golf
Tumbetin Tea Rooms     Warrina Cineplex     Zarraffas Fairfield     Zarraffas The Lakes
More prizes are being added every day.

We are also grateful for the support of: Northreach Baptist Church, Cafe on the Run, Advantage Signs & Ede Events

Pottery Workshops Fundraiser

We had heaps of fun in 2016 and invite you to join us this year!

DATES   Thursday 13, 20 and 27 JULY & 3 AUGUST   |   6pm – 8pm
VENUE   Mt Louisa House of Praise, 485 Baywater Rd, Mt Louisa

COST   $25 per workshop session with concession rate of $20. Clay provided.
Minimum 6; maximum 12 people per workshop.
All proceeds go to Stable on the Strand.
Stella is aiming to raise $1,000 for Stable 2017. Thank you Stella!

BOOKINGS   Click here to book your place NOW! or phone 0411 756 273

Upcoming Events

Pottery Workshop
Fundraiser 1
Thu 13 Jul

6pm – 8pm
Mt Louisa House of Praise

Stable 2017
Trivia Night
Sat 15 Jul

4.30pm – 9pm
Northreach Baptist Church

Pottery Workshop
Fundraiser 2
Thu 20 Jul

6pm – 8pm
Mt Louisa House of Praise

Combined Churches Prayer Meeting
Thu 27 Jul

7pm – 8pm
C3 Church Townsville

Global Leadership Summit TSV 2017
Fri 3 Nov 8.30am –
Sat 4 Nov 5.00pm

Mt Louisa House of Praise

Stable on the Strand Information

Video Blog
“Insane Nativity Show!”

Stable Bible

Contact us to pick up your FREE copy of the Stable on the Strand Commemorative New Testament Bible, featuring 44 colour pages with information on subjects such as Who is Jesus?, The Greatest Gift, The Holy Spirit, How to Pray, and Living as a Follower of Jesus, as well as Faith Stories from John Asiata (North Queensland Toyota Cowboys), Peter Honeycombe, Cr Colleen Doyle, Ken Mulligan, and Pat Morgan.

Countdown to Stable on the Strand 2017


Townsville City Council

Townsville City Council is proud to support Stable on the Strand under the Community Grants Program.


Combined Churches


Calvary Christian College



Advantage-Signs  CPSA  Ede Events

ACC-252x100  CastleTown  SalvationArmy3  YWAM Townsville


Southern Cross Austereo  Townsville Bulletin

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ATCO Structures and Logistics Pty Ltd       Carters Farm       Catholic Education Office       DakTech
Energy Power Systems Aust       Grace Law Solicitors       Morleys Funerals       Regional Certification Group       UDP Group


Belgian Gardens State School       BM Webb       Cafe Bambini Fairfield       Cheyne’s Amusements
Chubb Fire Security Townsville       DPM Water       Fuji Xerox Business Centre Townsville
G & T Security       Global Hire & Services       Gough Plastics       Harold’s Seafood on the Strand       Hastings Printers
Honeycombes Property Group       JD Technical       Jessups Accountants & Business Advisors       Launch Zone
LivingStone Automotive Consulting Vehicle Certification       Loloma Jewellers       McDonald’s North Ward
Not Just Numbers       NTP Forklifts Australia       Nu-edge Solutions Australia       Rowes Bay Beachfront Holiday Park
Scripture Union QLD       Sherriff Electrical       Sk8way       St Vincent de Paul Society       The 7 Natural Physicians
The Cathedral School       The Youth Network       TNG Constructions       Townsville Mini Golf
Townsville Scaffold Hire       Tropic Petroleum       Tropical Ice       UCare
Weinheimers Baling Service       William Talbot Ophthalmologist

For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given:
and the government shall be upon his shoulder:
and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor,
The mighty God, The everlasting Father,
The Prince of Peace.

Isaiah 9:6