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Paul Freeman's entry in the Strand Ephemera 2013 Photographic Competition of Ian Loiterton's artwork 'The End Game.' Image title: The End Game - Breaking Dawn. Photographer: Paul Freeman
Michael Pope, Education and Programs Coordinator, Gallery Services, conducting a guided tour of Strand Ephemera 2013
Whale Thong, 2013, by UnitingCare Community with visual artist Vonnie van Bemmel and silversmith/sculptor Julie Bentley: A collaborative recycled art project by artists with and without disability
Map of Strand Ephemera

Strand Ephemera
Townsville City, Townsville Area

31 July - 09 August

07 4727 9673


Strand Ephemera , proudly Supported by Glencore. North Queensland's premier biennial outdoor art exhibition.

Strand Ephemera is held along the 2.2 kilometre beachfront promenade and recreational parkway known as The Strand, an idyllic parkland that looks out to Magnetic Island. The event features works in diverse media by local, national and international artists, and is complemented by a dynamic program of free talks, forums, workshops, tours, functions and events.

Property Details


  • Access Without Assistance for the Disabled
    Non-assisted Access
  • BBQ Facilities
    BBQ Facilities
  • Car park
    Car park
  • Child Activities
    Child Activities
  • Entertainment
  • First Aid Equipment
    First Aid Equipment
  • Parking for the Disabled
    Disabled Parking
  • Public Telephone
    Public Telephone
  • Shaded Area
    Shaded Area
  • Sheltered Area
    Sheltered Area
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled
    Disabled toilet

Free Entry

Event Dates

31 July - 09 August

Frequency: Biennial


The Strand

The Strand
Townsville City
Queensland Australia 4810

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