Many Parishes in the Diocese run a regular Young Adult meet up on a weekly basis. For events look at our What’s On page get involved in our up coming events for Young Adults in the Diocese. CYT also run Diocesan level events throughout the year for the Young Adults in the Diocese so check out our What’s On page or Facebook or Instagram to keep connected.



Christchurch Cathedral Parish

Christchurch North Parish

Cathedral Parish Young Adults meet together after the 4.30pm Mass at St. Mary’s Pro Cathedral (373 Manchester Street). 

They meet weekly and have socials on the first and third Sunday of the month, going out to different places around town. On the second and fourth Sunday of the month, they meet to do more faith based activities.

For more information please contact Grace at

Click the icon below to see their Facebook and stay connected.

Host a number of events throughout the year, including praise and worship nights, socials and more!

If you are interested in getting involved, contact Fr Alister

For more information, click the Facebook icon below to see their upcoming events and get involved


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Christchurch South Parish

Christchurch East Parish

Meet weekly on Monday nights at the 6pm. Mass at Sacred Heart, Addington (70 Spencer Street, Addington, Christchurch 8024).

Mass is often followed by a Rosary with a time of Adoration and Confession. After this, the young adults gather together in the parish hall for a session and dinner provided by someone in the group.

For young adults, 18 – 35

Contact: Fr Ben D’souza

Gather fortnightly on Saturday evenings at 7pm.

Meet at St. Anne’s Church Hall, 739 Ferry Road, Woolston, Christchurch 8023.

The Young Adults often come together for bible studies but also for events throughout the year including praise and worship nights. They also bring  together older youth and young adults to play together in sports teams!

Click the icons below to see their upcoming events and to find out more!


Christchurch West Parish

University of Canterbury Catholic Society

Meet at 7pm fortnightly on a Tuesday evening at Kolbe House, 5 Rountree St, Ilam.

The Tuesday evenings offer a variety of sessions but often like to break open topics and discuss it amongst the group, with the opportunity to draw wisdom from the priest present.

Mix of students and non-students.

Contact: Fr Michael Sheerger

Have regular meet ups including movie nights, bible studies, lunchtime get togethers barbeques and much more. They also like to go on outdoor pursuits. 

Generally, the meeting location is 5 Rountree St. Ilam.

To get connected, stay updated and find out more, click the icon below to view their Facebook and attend one of their upcoming events.



Catholic Diocese of Christchurch Young Adults

There is a Diocese Young Adults Facebook Group where you can find out about upcoming Catholic young adult events in your community. Click the icon below to join the group!

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