Parishes in the South Region are:

Clover Park (Wiri), Mangere Bridge/Mangere East, Manurewa, Otahuhu, Otara, Papatoetoe, Papakura, Pukekohe, Thames / Whitianga / Coromandel / Tairua, Hauraki Plains (Ngatea), Tuakau, Waiuku, Samoan Centre, Cook Island Centre, St Addai Chaldean Community.

Register on the South Facebook Group here.

Register on the Franklin Facebook Group here.

To get contact details for Parish Youth Ministry Coordinators or for more information about the South Region please contact Teresa from the Youth and Young Adult Ministry Team at the Catholic Diocese of Auckland:
Phone:  360 3021
Mobile: 021 649 012

Active Youth Groups in the South

Parish: St Anne’s Manurewa
Region: South
Key contact person: Regina Tofaeono
Contact email for the group:
Contact phone number for group: 027 905 1016
Short description of group: Serving and supporting the young peope of St Annes through faith, love and service.
Regular youth Mass: Every fourth Sunday of each month.

Santa Kruz Youth
Parish: Holy Cross Parish, Papatoetoe
Region: South
Key contact person: Juanessa Greig
Contact email for the group:
Contact phone number for group: 021 057 9118
Short description of group: Santa Kruz youth group for young people aged 13 years and over. A young group of believers and a spiritual family that is supportive, loving and open to new people. It can be a place to grow spiritually, to put your faith in action, and to use our gifts of time and talent as disciples of Christ.
Regular meeting time: Fortnightly Friday nights 7.00pm onwards

St Addai Youth
Parish: St Addai
Region: South
Key contact person: Ayman Franso
Contact email for group:
Contact phone number for group: 021 739 916
Short description of group: young people in love with God & life
Regular meeting time: Monday weekly

St Mary’s Papakura Youth Group

Parish: St Mary’s Papakura
Region: South
Key contact person: Terri Hastings
Contact phone number for group: 021 084 08114
Contact email for group:
Regular meeting time: Sunday afternoons at 5pm

South Zone Lataki:

Ethnic Chaplaincy
Region: South
Key contact person: Fiana Tuli
Contact email for group:
Short description of your group: The Tongan Catholic Lataki (Youth) from Parishes within South Auckland – under the Auckland Tongan Chaplaincy.
Regular meeting time: Forth Sunday of the month

Ta’imua Youth Ministries:

Ethnic Chaplaincy
Region: South
Key contact person: Michael Tanoai
Contact email for group:

Youth Masses in the region


Suburb Parish Youth Mass Time
Clover Park St Peter Chanel None
Hauraki Plains St Paschal’s None
Mangere Bridge St Anthony None
Mangere East St Therese None
Manurewa St Anne’s 4th Sunday of the month 7.00pm
Otahuhu Ss Joseph & Joachim None
Otara St John Evangelist None
Papakura St Mary’s None
Papatoetoe Holy Cross 4th Sunday of the month 5.30pm
Pukekohe St Patrick’s None
Tairua St Mary’s None
Thames St Francis of Assisi None
Waiuku St Anthony None
Whitianga St Patrick’s None