Festival Program

Friday 30 June

2:00pm-5:30pm           Registrations Open and Residence Allocations

4:00pm-5:30pm           Light entertainment and outdoor activities

4.45pm-5:30pm           Briefing for Committee, School Supervisors and Volunteers

5:30pm-6:30pm           Dinner

6:45pm-7:15pm           Pre-Liturgy Music and Welcome: Steve Angrisano and Band

7:15pm-7:45pm           Opening Liturgy

7:45pm-8:15pm           Keynote 1: “Awaken to What?” Orange Sky Australia

8:15pm-8:20pm           Audience Activity

8:20pm-8:40pm           Small Groups

8:40pm-10:00pm         Supper and Marist’s Got Talent

Saturday 1 July

7:30am-8:00am           Eucharist (optional)

7:30am-8:30am           Breakfast

8:45am-9:15am           Warm Up / Morning Prayer

9:20am-9:50am           Keynote 2: “Awaken to My Calling” Jessica Alampi

9:50am-10:00am         Whole Audience activity

10:00am-10:30am       Small Groups

10:30am-11:00am       Morning Tea

11:00am-11:15am       Music and Warm Up

11:15am-12:00pm       Keynote 3: “Awaken to Encounter” Br Tony Leon fms

12:00pm-12:10pm      Marial Prayer

12:10pm-12:30pm      Small Groups

12:30pm-1:00pm        Lunch

1:00pm-2:30pm          Free time and Outdoor activities

2:30pm-3:30pm          Workshop Session 1

3:30pm-4:00pm          Afternoon Tea

4:00pm-5:00pm          Workshop Session 2

6:00pm-7:00pm          Dinner

7:30pm-8:00pm          Song and Story Telling: Steve Angrisano

8:00pm-9:00pm          Taize Prayer with Reconciliation

9:00pm-10:00pm        Festival Concert

Sunday 2 July

7:30am-8:30am          Breakfast

8:45am-9:15am          Warm Up Games / Morning Prayer

9:20am-9:50am          Keynote 4: “The Fruits of Being Awake” -  Sydney Alliance and Marist 180

9:50am-10:00am        Whole Audience Activity

10:00am-10:30am      Small Groups

10:30am-11:00am      Morning Tea

11:00am-11:15am      Warm up to Music and Games

11:15am-12:00pm     “In Mary’s Way” – A Practical Response

12:00pm-12:10pm      Marial Prayer

12:10pm-12:30pm      Small Groups

12:30pm-1:00pm        Lunch

1:00pm-2:30pm          Free Time and Outdoor Activities

2:30pm-3:30pm         Workshop Session 3

3:30pm-4:00pm         Afternoon Tea

4:00pm-5:00pm        Workshop Session 4

5:00pm-6:00pm        Free time

6:00pm-7:00pm        Dinner

7:15pm-7:30pm        Pre-Festival Eucharist Music

7:30pm-8:30pm        Festival Eucharist

8:30pm-9:15pm        Praise and Worship

9:15pm-10:00pm      Supper and Light Entertainment

Monday 3 July

7:30am-8:30am       Breakfast

8:45am-9:15am       Warm Up Games / Morning Prayer

9:15am-10:00am     “Awaken to a New Beginning” Regional Groups 

10:00am-10:40am    Open Forum

10:40am-11:00am    What’s Happening in the Marist World?

11:00am-11:20am    Morning Tea

11:20am-12:00pm    Final Prayer and Commissioning

12:00pm-2:00pm     Departure

* Please Note: The Festival Program is subject to change at any time by the Festival Committee.