A principle operation of The Gathering is the emergency relief program.

The emergency relief program is operated in conjunction with the Baptist Bush Church.

Emergency relief program outlets are operated at each of the location listed below. From these outlets people may access food parcels and other emergency relief support including, a variety of social services, mentoring, job-ready training, preparation of resumes, basic budgeting, counselling and interagency referrals.  

From these outlets children’s craft groups and social activities for adults also operate. Activities include darts, pool competitions, or just a chat. Clients accessing these outlets are encouraged to participate in other activities of the Gathering’s sub-groups.

The Gathering is also registered a facilitator for those carrying out community work orders. 


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 Emergency Relief Program

Humpty Doo

Monday - 7:00pm -8:00 pm

Baptist Bush Church,  61 Challoner Circuit Humpty Doo

Come down have a cup of tea and a yarn.

FREE Food to take home and activities for youth. 

Kids Craft, Pool table, darts competitions, and good company.


Berry Springs

Tuesday - 2:00pm-3:00pm

Berry Springs Reserve Hall, Cox Peninsula Road, Berry springs 



Wednesday -  7:00pm-8:00 pm 

Marrakai Volunteer Fire Station


*Only Humpty Doo outlet is in full operation during school holidays.

However, for emergency food phone: 8988 1177


Volunteers and prayer support appreciated!

Food Service

The Gathering transports food in the organisation’s truck and is able to pick up large quantities of stock.