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Order of Malta Australia

Year 2017

Charitable Works


  • 03/05/2017

    ANZAC Day 2017 at Brisbane's Cathedral of St Stephen

    ANZAC Day 2017 photos, at Brisbane’s Cathedral of St Stephen, of venerable Timorese Veterans with President Ian Marshall, Brisbane Archbishop Mark Coleridge, Queensland Governor Paul de Jersey and Timor-Leste President-elect Guterres. Photos courtesy: Alan Edgecomb of Purple Moon Photography / Commissioned by The Catholic Leader, 2017

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  • 03/04/2017

    QLD Coats for the Homeless Breakfast 2017

    More than 170 enthusiastic supporters joined Brisbane Archbishop Mark Coleridge in braving the elements to attend the Order of Malta’s Coats for the Homeless Breakfast on 30 March. The Coats for the Homeless program – an initiative of the Order of Malta – will see some 2000 specially designed winter coats distributed to the homeless of […]

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  • 20/03/2017

    In pictures: medicines donated to medical clinic in Timor-Leste

    Thanks to the generosity Tony Herro from Chemist Warehouse., a box of medicines have been donated and delivered to a remote medical clinic in Timor-Leste. The medicines were donated to the Congregation of Sisters of Reparation in Maliana, who run a clinic that provides free healthcare to impoverished Timorese. More Latest News

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  • 16/03/2017

    Video: Annual Lourdes Day Mass celebration in Sydney

    On the first Saturday of every December, the NSW Branch celebrates a Lourdes Day Mass at St. Mary’s Cathedral with water brought from the shrine at Lourdes. The celebrations are open to all, but those who are sick or facing health challenges are particularly encouraged to attend. Read more latest news

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  • 02/03/2017

    Invitation: Coats for the Homeless Breakfast in Brisbane, Thurs 30 March

    You are warmly invited to the COATS FOR THE HOMELESS BREAKFAST with DAMIEN FRAWLEY QIC Chief Executive Thursday 30 March 2017 7.15am at the Brisbane Club, Adelaide Street, Brisbane RSVP: 23 MARCH 2017,  FORM ATTACHED DRESS: BUSINESS SUBSCRIPTION: $60.00 PER PERSON Coats Breakfast Invitation 2017 Coats Breakfast RSVP form 2017 If you wish to make […]

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  • 23/02/2017

    Africa: Starvation threatens 1.4 million children

    Malteser International helps children in Kenya and South Sudan The United Nations has reported that starvation threatens more than a million children in Somalia, Nigeria, Yemen, and South Sudan. Conditions in other countries Africa are also worsening – with growing hunger caused by months of drought leaving children amongst the most badly affected. “A crisis […]

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  • 20/02/2017

    Gallery: Lourdes Day Mass celebrations in Adelaide

    On Saturday 11 February, Lourdes Day Mass was celebrated at St Francis Xavier’s Cathedral in Adelaide. A blessing for good health took place during the Liturgy with water brought fro the Shrine at Lourdes. View our gallery of pictures from the Mass:   Read more Latest News Related articles: Sydney Lourdes Day Mass Celebrations Video […]

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  • 01/02/2017

    Vale Fra’ Richard Divall AO OBE

    Wednesday 25 January 2017 Rebecca Comini. Media and Communications Office – article from Fra’ Richard Divall AO OBE—conductor, composer, musicologist and Professed Knight of the Order of Malta—was laid to rest today, following his death from cancer on 15 January, aged 71. Fra’ Richard was one of a small group of Professed Knights of […]

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  • 01/02/2017

    February 2017 Newsletter is now available

    The Australian Association produces a Newsletter three times a year to share with Members and Supporters information about our Charitable Activities, events and International news. The February 2017 Newsletter edition is now available to download. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please email your postal address to Alternatively, you can […]

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The Australian Association

The Australian Association, formed in 1974, currently has in excess of 300 members and aspirant members across every State and Territory of Australia. We also have ongoing and strong links with the Order’s National Associations throughout the Asia Pacific Region including in Singapore and the Philippines and with members of the Order in New Zealand, Hong Kong SAR, Thailand and Korea. The Order of Malta is committed to serving Our Lords the Poor and Sick worldwide and has done so for over 900 years. This website shares with you the history, mission and current activities of the Order of Malta in Australia, and provides links to the work of the Order world-wide.