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Order of Malta Australia

Year 2022

Charitable Works


  • 14/02/2022

    Order of Malta in Brisbane deeply moved by serving vulnerable through ECM

    By Joseph Grogan On Sunday 13 February 2022, eleven Order of Malta Members and Volunteers (OMV), appreciated serving the community through the Emmanuel City Mission (ECM) homeless sanctuary. Confrere Greg Crafter from South Australia attended to see the positive difference the Order's ministry makes in peoples’ lives. Our OMV team supports ECM through warmly welcoming [...]

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  • 14/02/2022

    2022 Our Lady of Lourdes World Day of the Sick Mass in Adelaide

    Report by Noel Mifsud, Southern Region Hospitaller The Catholic Church’s World Day of the Sick, established by St John Paul II, is held annually on the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes. Consoeur Mary Kennedy, Confrère Tony Smith (and wife Helen) and I, attended  the 2022 Our Lady of Lourdes World Day of the Sick [...]

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  • 09/02/2022

    Interview – An Hour with Principal Chaplain Archbishop Mark Coleridge

    Learn more about the Principal Chaplain of the Australian Association of the Order of Malta, Archbishop Mark Coleridge, who also explains the role of a Chaplain and provides insights into the Order's Mission and the Plenary Council, in an interview with Justice Martin Daubney AM KMG.   Chapters: 1:47 Journey to Priesthood 8:27 Surprises in [...]

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  • 06/02/2022

    Order of Malta in Brisbane share inaugural First Friday of the Month Vigil Mass

    Thursday 3rd February, 2022 saw the inaugural First Friday of the Month Vigil Mass for the North Eastern Region, Order of Malta. Ten Members along with family, friends, and parishioners joined with Magistral Chaplain, Fr Gerard McMorrow in the Chapel of St Stephen’s Cathedral Brisbane for this Eucharistic celebration. This Chapel dedicated to St Mary [...]

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  • 02/02/2022

    Letter of the Grand Chancellor on the Constitutional reform process

    Dear Excellencies, dear Consoeurs and Confreres, Let me start by thanking all of you for your prayers during the last few weeks of turbulent and trying times, as we strived to preserve the foundations of our beloved Order. God has listened to our prayers. I am confident that we are now on the right path [...]

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  • 02/02/2022

    February 2022 Newsletter now available!

    Our latest newsletter is now available! Download a copy of our February 2022 Newsletter. If you wish to be added to our distribution list, please register your details using our online form. Want to read the stories online? Visit our News Area. Visit our online store, make a donation or enquire about volunteering. Useful links: Tonga volcano eruption appeal Medical Clinic, [...]

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  • 31/01/2022

    Rosary for the volcanic crisis in the Kingdom of Tonga

    Over twenty Order of Malta Members and Candidates dedicated the Luminous Mysteries to all impacted by the volcanic crisis in the Kingdom of Tonga. The Order of Malta's humanitarian, worldwide relief agency Malteser International and the Order's Australian Association continue to marshall donations and efforts towards alleviating the plight of this crisis. We please ask [...]

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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.