Ballarat Youth and Young Adult Ministry Network

Ballarat Diocese Youth and Young Adult Ministry Network is a network of young people (16-30yo) and youth ministry leaders and facilitators.

People in the Network receive regular email updates to share youth faith information and resources. Individuals are most welcome as well as those who are connected to parishes, schools, uni’s or other faith communities. If you would like to join the Network please let us know by email to:

The Youth and Young Adult Ministry Network is also a Commission of Ballarat Diocese giving Bishop Paul opportunities to connect directly with young people  in youth ministry, and to hear their views.  There is a Network Executive that facilitates this sharing of views and ideas.  The current Executive is Stacey Atkins and Fr Andrew Hayes.