Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3
About 8,400 students from Sydney Catholic schools will join other young Catholics at the Australian Catholic Youth Festival (ACYF) to deepen their faith, empower others, and celebrate the vitality of the Church.
The event marks the beginning of the Year of Youth and almost a decade since Sydney hosted World Youth Day in 2008.
Follow the festival action from 7 to 9 December with About Catholic Schools here.
Day 1: ACYF begins
Performance joy for Goodjarga graduate (12/8/2017) - Thousands witnessed All Saints' Casula graduate Bianca Ceissman's last dance with Sydney Catholic Schools' Indigenous performance ensemble. Opening plenary: Students respond (12/7/2017) - Sydney Catholic schools students share what they liked best about the session, and their plan for the festival’s first day.
Day 2: All the action
Discovery at heart of festival (12/9/2017) - Themes of technology, social justice, mental health and positive relationships were omnipresent at the Festival.