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Order of Malta Australia

Australian News

  • 20/03/2019

    Expressions of Interest: 2019 Asia Pacific Camp for Disabled Youth

    The 2019 Asia Pacific Camp for Disabled Youth will be held in Hong Kong between 23-26 October. ''I’ve never been on holiday without my family. It felt great knowing I can be independent and be among others my age! Guest, Wai Yin ORDER OF MALTA For the last thirty years the Order of Malta has [...]

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  • 15/03/2019

    Bringing Lourdes to Aged Care Centres in Victoria

    In Victoria, as well as the annual Lourdes Day Mass held on the first Saturday of December at St Patrick’s Cathedral, members of the Order hold Lourdes Masses at various Catholic aged care centres throughout the year. The most recent Lourdes Mass was held on Tuesday 12 March at Rosary Home for the Aged and [...]

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  • 06/03/2019

    Gallery: Annual Day of Retreat Victoria

    On Saturday 2 March, 65 Members of Order attended the Annual Day of Retreat at the Carmelite Monastery, Kew, Victoria. The retreat spiritual director was Fr Gerald O’ Collins SJU AC, principal chaplain of the Sub-priory of the Immaculate Conception. View our gallery of images: Tweet

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  • 06/03/2019

    Member takes the Promise of Obedience at Subpriory Annual Retreat

    On Saturday 2 March, 2019 another Member of the Order of Malta Australia, Richard Caesar-Thwaytes, took the Promise of Obedience at the Subpriory of the Immaculate Conception's Annual February Retreat in Victoria. At present, about ten percent of the Order's Members have taken their Promise of Obedience and this number is steadily growing; it is [...]

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  • 06/03/2019

    NEW 2019 | 2020 Entertainment Memberships

    The Order of Malta Australia is fundraising with Entertainment! Enjoy thousands of offers for everything you love to do! 2 for 1 offers, special rates and up to 50% off dining shopping travel and leisure! Your support really helps our fundraising, so we’re thrilled to let you know about special bonus Early Bird Entertainment Membership [...]

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  • 20/02/2019

    Members attend book launch of PORTRAITS Popes, Family and Friends

    Yesterday Members of the Australian Association of the Order of Malta attended the book launch of PORTRAITS Popes, Family and Friends. The author, Gerald O’Collins SJ AC, is chaplain to the Order’s Subpriory of the Immaculate Conception and this is his 74th published title. Included amongst those portrayed in the book, is recently deceased Member [...]

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  • 18/02/2019

    Gallery: Lourdes Day Mass Adelaide 2019

    On Monday 11 February, Members in Adelaide hosted their annual Lourdes Day Mass at St Francis Xavier’s Cathedral, Adelaide. View our gallery of images from the celebration. If you would like to Stay Informed about upcoming events and activities, please subscribe to our newsletter. Tweet

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  • 03/02/2019

    Frst time BBQ volunteer, Pat Danker, shares her experience

    Our volunteers undertake BBQs at Tierney House Homeless service and Gorman House Drug and Alcohol Detoxification unit 3 times a week to socialise with residents. The units are in Darlinghurst and are part of St Vincent’s Hospital. Together the residents and volunteers cook and serve the BBQS and in doing so, residents are provided with [...]

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  • 29/01/2019

    February 2019 Newsletter is now available

    Our latest newsletter is now available! Download a copy of our February 2019 Newsletter If you wish to be added to our distribution list, email with your postal address and we will send you a copy. Want to read the stories online? Visit our News Area. Want to help? Visit our Volunteering or Donate [...]

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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.