All over the Diocese of Christchurch, there are Parish Youth Groups that would love to see you! They’re listed below – get in touch with the contact person to find out more!

Christchurch North Parish

Venue: St Bede’s College PAC, 210 Main North Road
Senior Youth Group (Year 9-13): Every Sunday of the Term, 5pm-8pm (including Mass and dinner)

Junior Youth Group (Year 7-8): Every Sunday of the Term, 4pm – 6.30pm, (including mass and dinner)


Christchurch East Parish

Venue: St Anne’s Church and Hall, Woolston
Senior Youth Group – STAY (Year 9-13): Fortnightly on Fridays, 6pm-8pm 

Junior Youth Group – Crowns (Year 7-8): Fortnightly on Fridays, 4.30pm – 6pm

Contact: Janette Bradbrook


Christchurch West Parish

Venue: Our Lady of Victories, Sockburn

Youth Group for Year 7-13: Every Sunday during the term from 6pm til 7.30pm

Contact: Fr Philip Suelzer

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St Peter Chanel Parish - Waimakariri

Venue: Chervier Centre, Rangiora.

Junior Youth Group (Year 6-8): Mondays, 7-8pm

Senior Youth Group (Year 9-13): Tuesdays, 7-8.30pm

Contact: Sarah Blair, 027 5561198


Christchurch South Parish

Venue: Sacred Heart Church, Addington

In the process of being reformed

Contact: Mark Currie 


Cathedral Parish

The Cathedral Parish and the Catholic Youth Team are just beginning to work closely together in a wide-ranging Youth Ministry project over a number of years.

CYT Contact: Mark Currie
Parish Contact: Clare Bell

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St Patrick's Parish - Greymouth

Venue: St Patrick’s Church Hall, Greymouth

Both groups meet weekly, during the School Term.
Junior Youth Group (Year 4-8): 4pm-5.55pm

Senior Youth Group (Year 9-13): 7pm-8.30pm
Vigil Mass: 6pm

Contact: Ivory Racho

Youth for Christ

Venue: St Teresa’s Church Hall, Riccarton

Whole group meets monthly on the third Wednesday of the month.
Smaller household groups meet weekly.

Contact: Ariel Abalos 

If your Parish isn’t listed (or you’re not sure which is one for you!), contact the CYT Parish Support co-ordinator, Mark Currie –

Youth Workers – If your section is missing (or needs an update), let Mark know as well,

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