RAMON WILLIAMS was present when the giant World Youth Day Cross arrived in Sydney on Monday. Crowds cheered, wept and sang as the Cross ended its year long journey through Australia. Follow the link for more images...

CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: World Youth Day preparations in Sydney streets; The Cross arrives on a Sydney ferry'; pilgrims celebrating on the ferry; and, crowds surge around the Cross as it makes its way through Sydney. ALL PICTURES: RAMON WILLIAMS