Yuróra is a multicultural Christian youth festival of word, arts and celebration. Yuróra values our multicultural society, and places special emphasis on the participation and relationship with the First People of Australia and the Second Peoples of Australia.

Type: Youth, Young Adults (ages 16-25)


  • Illagroovers (Dance group)
  • Will Small (Central Coast, NSW)
  • Jack Vidgen (Sydney, NSW)
  • Dusty Feet Mob (Dance Group)
  • Iris (Melbourne, VIC)
  • Poetin Honesty (Brisbane, QLD)
  • Pirate Church (WA)
  • Rachel Collis (Sydney, NSW)
  • He Planned Us (Melbourne, VIC)
  • Crazy Old Maurice (Newcastle, NSW)
  • Tim Neufeld and the Glory Boys
  • Darlow (VIC)
  • Slip on Stereo (QLD)
  • Joel Mckerrow (VIC)

Date: 8-12 Jan, 2017


Single ticket (before November 30, 2016) – $280
Babanas (13-15) – $230
Group tickets (20+) – $260
Last Minute & Gate Prices (from December 1) – $310
Volunteer Single ticket – $50
Please note -Volunteering is open to those 26 years old and above.

Venue: The Tops Conference Centre, Stanwell Tops NSW

Session times:

The full program will be released in December along with the YURORA App. Please also note that this program is subject to change.
Sunday, 8th January [Launching Your Yuróra]
2pm Welcome Reception Open for Early Comers / Rego Open
5pm Welcome Reception at Main Site/ Accommodation/ Rego Open
7pm Official Start/ Opening Rally with Rev. Ray Minniecon
9pm Nightlife
10pm End of Sunday Program

Monday, 9th January [Discovering Your Yuróra]
9.30am Communities and Worship
11am Bible Studies
12pm Yuróra Festival Electives
7pm Worship Rally with President Rev. Stuart McMillan
9pm Nightlife
10pm End of Monday Program

Tuesday, 10th January [Deepening Your Yuróra]
9.30am Communities and Worship
11am Bible Studies
12pm Yuróra Festival Electives
10pm End of Tuesday Program

Wednesday, 11th January [Celebrating Your Yuróra]
9.30am Communities and Worship
11am Bible Studies
1pm Multicultural Festival by NSW/ACT Synod 2nd Gen
4pm Talent Show
7pm Worship Rally with Rev. Fa Matangi
9pm Nightlife
10pm End of Wednesday Program

Thursday, 12th January [Beyond Yuróra]
9.00am Cabin & Tents Clean up
9.30am Communities
10.30am Bible Studies
11.00am Closing Rally with Rev. Deidre Palmer
12.30pm End of Yuróra NCYC 2017

Additional information: 


Festival tickets do not include accommodation. There will be several options for guests requiring accommodation, depending on your budget & requirements. All accommodation provided by Yurora includes breakfast.
Onsite ensuited cabins – $175 for 4 nights (rooms are heated and each bed is supplied with a doona and pillow)
Onsite bed in 2-person tent – $125 for 4 nights (includes mattress)
Offsite bed in local church hall (includes shuttle) – $60 for 4 nights
Sleeping bags are available for purchase via our ticketing website. You will need to bring your own towel.


Festival tickets do not include meals and snacks. Food vendors will be spread throughout the venue, providing delicious food for lunch & dinner, as well as snacks throughout the afternoon. Menu options and prices will be made available closer to the event. We endeavour to cater for all dietary requirements.

Contact information: 

Email: To email please click here.

Website: www.yurora.com