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Order of Malta Australia

Australian News

  • 10/07/2014

    Canterbury League Club Supports Coats for the Homeless

    Canterbury League Club has generously supported the Order of Malta’s ‘Coats for the Homeless’ program by donating $2,000 in 2014. “Coats for the Homeless is a worthy cause and we are pleased to be able to support the Order of Malta with its humanitarian aid work. Our donation will buy 60 specifically designed, warm, shower-proof […]

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  • 06/07/2014

    July 2014 Newsletter is now available to download

    The July 2014 Newsletter contains the latest news from the Australian Association. Download a copy now! Alternatively the stories and more pictures from the articles can be viewed on our website: New Orphanage, funded by the Order, opens in Timor-Leste Coats for the Homeless 2014 Distribution Network Project update: Delivery of medicines presented to the […]

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  • 26/06/2014

    2014 Coats for the Homeless Distribution network

    With winter upon us the Coats for the Homeless project has began its distribution for 2014. Members of the Order will distribute coats personally and will also work in conjunction with organisations who work with the homeless to ensure that the Coats are distributed to those who need them. This year we are distributing 2,800 […]

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  • 23/06/2014

    Frà Richard Divall awarded doctorate with high distinction

    Sir James Gobbo AC CVO KStJ QC , Kairos Catholic Journal, Tuesday 20 May 2014 ON Friday 2 May in an almost filled St Patrick’s Cathedral, toward 300 graduands received their degrees from the new University of Divinity. It was the first combined graduation and service of prayers and lessons that had taken place in […]

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  • 22/05/2014

    In pictures: Lourdes Healing Mass, QLD

    On Saturday 3 May, the Queensland Branch celebrated it’s annual Lourdes Healing Mass at St. Pashcal’s Church, Wavell Heights. This special Mass of Reflection is  celebrated for those who are in need of comfort, care, healing and hope, and for their carers. It is an expression of the Order’s mission to defend the Faith and […]

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  • 04/05/2014

    Ipswich City Council supports Coats for the Homeless with $20,000 donation

    On Thursday 3rd April, Members of the Order in Queensland hosted a Fundraising Breakfast for the Coats for the Homeless project. The annual Fundraiser, which is now in it’s third year, was attended by 140 people, including guest speaker Mayor Paul Pisasale. Mayor Paul Pisasale’s speech expressed great enthusiasm for the project and he pledged […]

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  • 02/05/2014

    Download the April 2014 Gorman House Newsletter

    Download the Gorman House April 2014 Newsletter About Gorman House: Gorman House is a 20 bed detoxification unit which offers shelter to some of  Sydney’s most marginalised and problematic population sufferring from severe drug and alcohol problems, and who are often refused services by other agencies. Many have multiple addictions and some have histories of […]

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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.