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Youth and Young Adult Ministry


The Ballarat Diocese supports youth and young adults in their journey of Christian faith.

Click these links for more info:

   * Diocesan Youth Events
   Australian Catholic Youth Festival 

   * World Youth Day
   Music Ministry 
   * Youth Social Justice
   Ballarat Youth & Young Adult Ministry Network
   * Vision for Youth
   * Resources
   * Joy Spreading and Videos


Take some inspiration from Joshua Agrisano during these difficult times. Spread love ... not the virus

As we enter deeper into LENT, the Sydney Catholic Youth have some resources available which may help you and your youth groups during this Penetential Season. You can access them here 

Easter egg

ACRATH have information about where to buy Slavery Free Easter chocolate. 

Click here for more information


Scripture of the Week
Access the Gospel and weekly readings here.

Online Bible:        

Mass Readings and Information - Apps: Laudate or Universalis


Are you leading a Parish Youth Group or planning to start one? Find useful and necessary information under the Resources link here.

The Ballarat Diocese Lay Pastoral Ministry Program offers online subjects in Youth & Pastoral Ministry. More info here

Integrity in the Service of the Church

A core document for those working in the church (volunteers or paid).  Good resource for Youth Ministry team. Download here.

Ballarat Diocese Youth and Young Adult Ministry

For more information, please contact:

Diocesan Youth & Young Adult Ministry 
Email:  Youth Ballarat 
facebook Catholic Youth Ministry Ballarat 




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We are the Catholic Church in the Ballarat Diocese
we gather in the name of Jesus from the Murray to the sea
in interwoven faith communities. Spirit filled
we celebrate and share our journey
reaching out to nurture all God's people.

Diocesan Vision Statement 2005

All Enquiries

PO Box 576
Ballarat, Victoria 3353

Phone +61 3 5337 7111

Where to find us

Catholic Diocese of Ballarat
5 Lyons Street South
Ballarat, Victoria 3353