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Looking ahead!

With all our pilgrims safely home (except those who have extended their European visit!), we have wrapped up a lot of pilgrim reflections and videos. Thanks to all those who have been part of the journey either in Poland or at home. We hope that these "good news" stories full of hope, faith, friendship and love rekindle the faith in many and burn more brightly in others. On behalf of the Melbourne Archdiocese, thanks all those involved in World Youth Day and those at home for their support. We hope to continue to see all of you inspired and at some of our events in the near future.
Panama 2019 will be another adventure full of challenges and joys. Details are obviously not planned just yet but in about 12-18 months, more details will become available. In the meantime, we have the Australian Catholic Youth Festival in Sydney, December 2017 to look forward as we gather around 10,000 young Australian Catholics aged 15-25 in Sydney for three amazing days. This will kick off our 2018 Australian Year of Youth - a time to celebrate the young church.
So looking ahead, here is a little teaser clip from Panama and one a little closer to home, looking at the Year of Youth....