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

Holy Eucharist Parish, St Albans

  • 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

Victoria University

Iramoo Sustainable Community Centre, St Albans
Young People for Development

  • YPD Volunteer Team: Sophea Sok, Kins Aparace, Amrit Jessal, Vince Dugrain, Kosal Nguon
  • Mako Higasayama, International coordinator, YPD

Brimbank City Council


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

Shire of Campaspe 
Shire of Mount Alexander
Coliban Water
Goulburn-Murray Water
North Central Catchment Management Authority
Department of Primary Industries, Victoria
Department of Sustainability & Environment, Victoria

Sandhurst (Bendigo) Diocese

St Mary’s Parish, Myrtleford

Greg Lopez and Maria ‘Weng’ Noelyn Dano, YPD Canberra

Australian National University Students Association
Jennifer McMillin @ ANUGreen
Crawford School of Economics and Government
Marist Resource Centre, Hunters HillFr Ron Nissen, Marist Resource Centre, Hunters Hill
St Joseph’s parish, Newtown 

  • Fr Peter Maher

Robert Iacopetta
Victorian Government
Victorian Multicultural Commission
Telmo Languiller, MLA DerrimutAustralian Government
Department of Immigration and Citizenship

And a host of others.