Thanks and Acknowledgments

A huge thank you to all those hundreds of people and organisations who helped us big and small ways to make Green WYD a success.

There are almost too many to thank but we attempt to do so anyway on this necessarily incomplete list.

St Albans and Brimbank area

  • Fr Peter Carrucan, parish priest
  • Sr Catherine Tay, Sr Margaret Maher, Josette Varga, 
  • John Steele, principal, Holy Eucharist Primary School and staff
  • Parish volunteers and parishioners too numerous to mention by name
  • YPD Volunteer Team: Sophea Sok, Kins Aparace, Amrit Jessal, Vince Dugrain, Kosal Nguon
  • Mako Higasayama, International coordinator, YPD


Melbourne Archdiocese
  • Bishop Christopher Prowse, Bishop of Western Region
  • Melbourne Days in Diocese team

YPD Australia 
  • Denis Sheehan
  • Anita Carmody
  • Tony Whelan
  • Gregory Mahn Htun
  • Greg Lopez
Central Victoria

Loddon Murray Community Leadership Program 
  • Kerry Anderson and her team
City of Greater Bendigo



Greg Lopez and Maria 'Weng' Noelyn Dano
, YPD Canberra


Marist Resource Centre, Hunters Hill
  • Fr Ron Nissen, Marist Resource Centre, Hunters Hill
St Joseph's parish, Newtown 
  • Fr Peter Maher
Robert Iacopetta

Victorian Government

Telmo Languiller, MLA Derrimut

Australian Government

And a host of others.