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World Meeting of Families in Australia

June 22 @ 9:00 am - June 26 @ 5:00 pm UTC+10

The tenth ‘World Meeting of Families’ (WMOF) will take place from June 22nd-26th and will be a multicenter event, simultaneously taking place in Rome and in multiple locations all around the world. The theme of this gathering is: “Family Love: Vocation and Path to Holiness.”

Information about the event in Australia can be found on this site

A BIT OF HISTORY ON THE WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES: https://www.romefamily2022.com/en/news/23062019
This global gathering around the theme of the family, first started in 1994 under the leadership of Pope John Paul II, with participants from 100 countries. The gathering has continued every three years going to different cities around the world. The scheduled gathering in 2021 couldn’t take place due to COVID restrictions.

Once the programmes for your diocese have been published, you can find them here 
You can also contact the Family, Marriage & Life Office of your diocese for information.

In preparation for the 10th World Meeting of Families, the Life Marriage Family Network and the National Centre for Evanglisation have invited presenters from all over Australia to give a video presentation reflecting on the catechesis themes of the World Meeting of Families. These videos can be played at your own local WMOF event or watched as spiritual preparation for the event. Please click on the following links to view these videos:

For adults

For youth & young adults

For children