Australia will pay $139 million for World Youth Day

There are 10 comments on the Catholic World News story from Jun 5, 2008, titled Australia will pay $139 million for World Youth Day. In it, Catholic World News reports that:

World Youth Day festivities in Sydney will cost Australian taxpayers up to $139 million , according to figures provided by the state government of New South Wales.

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billy joel

Manly Vale, Australia

#1 Jun 9, 2008
who cares?
billy joel

Manly Vale, Australia

#2 Jun 9, 2008
is anyone out there 'cus its getting harder to breathe
The Pope

Manly Vale, Australia

#3 Jun 9, 2008
hello, the pope here,
everyone drink beer and drink heavily
billy

Manly Vale, Australia

#5 Jun 9, 2008
josh wilson will all of it
Ben cannes

Manly Vale, Australia

#6 Jun 10, 2008
it is disgraceful these young children ruining this chat site, little dicks
obi wan

Manly Vale, Australia

#7 Jun 10, 2008
may the force be with you
grady palini

Manly Vale, Australia

#8 Jun 10, 2008
Let josh Wilson pay for it all he will do it

“Ride Hard Die Free”

Since: May 08

bullet-proof tiger

#9 Jun 11, 2008
It will cost Australian taxpayers up to $139 million. WHAT!!! THE!! F!! for 1 day?
World class money wasting at its best.
No one asked me?

“Ride Hard Die Free”

Since: May 08

bullet-proof tiger

#10 Jun 11, 2008
Must be cathlick BS. waste of typing.
All post's are by same person is my guess.

“Ngali”

Since: Jun 08

Perth

#11 Jun 11, 2008
SUPERIOR AUSSIE wrote:
It will cost Australian taxpayers up to $139 million. WHAT!!! THE!! F!! for 1 day?
World class money wasting at its best.
No one asked me?
The article says the government expects to make the money back on all the tourists. It's the same deal with running the olympics I'd guess.

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