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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!

Our generous donor has offered to continue to match dollar for dollar any individual donations made to Stable on the Strand 2017 to 31 July, up to a total of $5000!!!

$1560 was donated to Stable 2017 at the Trivia Night, leaving an additional $3440 which can be matched dollar for dollar. This is an amazing opportunity to double your gift to Stable on the Strand this year … and also to double your impact in the Townsville Community this Christmas!

Direct debits can be made to our bank account:
Account Name: Stable on the Strand
BSB: 704640   |   Account Number: 41506734   |   Ref: “Donation” & Your Name

Please consider making a donation to Stable on the Strand 2017 TODAY!

Please note this offer does not apply to church or business donations.

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 3
Thu 27 Jul

6pm – 8pm
Mt Louisa House of Praise

Combined Churches Prayer Meeting
Thu 27 Jul

7pm – 8pm
C3 Church Townsville

Pottery Workshop
Fundraiser 4
Thu 3 Aug

6pm – 8pm
Mt Louisa House of Praise

Working Committee Meeting
Mon 4 Sep

5.30pm – 7pm
Mt Louisa House of Praise

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


Combined Churches


Townsville City Council

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


Advantage-Signs  CPSA  Ede Events

CastleTown  SalvationArmy3  YWAM Townsville


Southern Cross Austereo  Townsville Bulletin

live-fm-logo-igtba  PakMag


ATCO Structures and Logistics Pty Ltd       Carters Farm       DakTech       Energy Power Systems Aust
Greenhouse Townsville       Premise       Regional Certification Group


Belgian Gardens State School       BM Webb       Cheyne’s Amusements       Fuji Xerox Business Centre Townsville
Gough Plastics       Hastings Printers       Not Just Numbers       Scripture Union QLD
St Vincent de Paul Society       The Cathedral School       Townsville Scaffold Hire

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