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Order of Malta Australia

Year 2020

Charitable Works


  • 08/05/2020

    Message from our National Hospitaller

    Dear Members and Friends I wanted to extend my heartfelt hope that you and your loved ones are safe during these challenging times. All of us have been impacted in some way, some more so than others, during this pandemic and I wanted to express my concern and solidarity with you all. The Order of [...]

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  • 04/05/2020

    Covid 19: Food bags for those experiencing financial hardship

    The Order of Malta Thailand continues to deliver much needed food bags to the residents of Klong Toey, mostly to the elderly, single parents and large families who are experiencing extreme financial hardship due to Covid 19. In addition, the Order of Malta have also been able to distribute additional items with the food bags [...]

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  • 03/05/2020

    Ave Maria di Lourdes: In memoriam of the Grand Master

    A touching tribute in loving memory of Fra' Giacomo Dalla Torre del Tempio di Sanguinetto, Prince and 80th Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta who died on April 29 in Rome. As if in Lourdes, pilgrims from around the world have joined together to dedicate this "Ave Maria" to our beloved Grand Master [...]

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  • 02/05/2020

    Order of Malta Mass from Lourdes

    For the first time in over sixty years – the Sanctuary of Lourdes will not welcome the Order of Malta’s traditional international pilgrimage with the sick. This is a consequence of the Coronavirus pandemic, but it leaves even more a sense of deep regret in all those who would have participated from the five continents. [...]

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  • 27/04/2020

    COVID-19 Response: Food parcels delivered to refugee famillies in Thailand

    As Covid 19 continues to create financial hardship, the Order of Malta Thailand received a call from Fr.John, an Australian priest from the Augustine Order asking the Members if we can help 12 Pakistani refugee families and an Ethiopian family who urgently need food. Within 24 hours food parcels were delivered to the families by [...]

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  • 27/04/2020

    Food parcels for over 100 hungry seniors in Korea

    In Myung Hwi Won,  members and volunteers of the Order of Malta Korea packed two-weeks worth of packaged food and fresh fruit for over 100 seniors struggling with hunger. The entire kitchen and dining hall, which have been kept empty throughout the pandemic, were thoroughly cleaned, now ready to welcome its guests. Tweet

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  • 26/04/2020

    Update from the Subpriory of the Immaculate Conception

    Pictured left to right: Damian Benson, David Kissane, David Blackwell, Jennifer Dunlop, Daniel Kwok  On 27th February 2020, at the Chapter of the Subpriory of the Immaculate Conception, the Regent and the Subpriory Council were elected for a term of six years. The results were subsequently ratified by the Grand Master and the Sovereign Council [...]

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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.