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Order of Malta Australia

Australian News

  • 08/08/2013

    SA Fundraising lunch raises over $6,000 for Coats for the Homeless

    On 28th July, Members in SA hosted a fundraising lunch at the Adelaide Pavillion to raise money for Coats for the Homeless. The event included a raffle with prizes donated by Members of the branch in SA. The lunch was attended by 140 people and raised over $6,500 for the project. The success of this event […]

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  • 25/07/2013

    What the Papers say – Coats for the Homeless

    Read articles in the Australian Press about the Coats for the Homeless project: Warmer nights ahead – article in the Tenterfield Star Warm Winter Comfort for the Homeless – article in the Armidale Express Canterbury supports Coats for the Homeless  Article on Coats for the Homeless in the Daily Liberal $100 will buy three specially […]

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  • 25/07/2013

    Warmer nights ahead – article in the Tenterfield Star

    FOR the homeless in Tenterfield, winter without warm clothing is often a reality. With the help of the Order of Malta and Tenterfield St. Vincent de Paul Society, the “Coats for the Homeless” initiative is hoping to help. Tenterfield member for the Order of Malta Dr Ian Unsworth has brought the program to Tenterfield. “I’ve […]

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  • 25/07/2013

    Warm winter comfort for homeless – article in the Armidale Express

    By Lucas Forbes   The Order of Malta has donated some warm winter coats to St Vincent de Paul to help keep the homeless comfortable. Armidale St Vincent de Paul council president Kerry Muir said his organisation came across a lot of homeless people who might have to sleep outside in New England’s notorious winter. […]

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  • 22/07/2013

    Canterbury Supports Coats for the Homeless

    Article sourced from Canterbury Supports Coats for the Homeless Canterbury is proud to support the Order of Malta with their ‘Coats for the Homeless’ program by donating $2,000. Every day, almost 20,000 homeless Australian’s are sleeping rough on the streets of our cities and towns. Half of the homeless seeking accommodation are turned away, […]

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  • 21/07/2013

    Article on Coats for the Homeless in the Daily Liberal

      Keeping warm as the chill comes By KIM BARTLEY, Daliy Liberal   WHEN the nighttime temperature plummets in Dubbo, Barb Kelly’s thoughts turn to the people sleeping rough on the riverbank. The president of St Vincent de Paul’s St Jude’s Conference and her volunteer colleagues know many of their faces. Dubbo’s destitute and homeless […]

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  • 11/07/2013

    Coats for the Homeless is the TVSN Charity of Choice partner for July

    Thank you to TVSN who are supporting the Coats for the Homless project by making it their Charity of Choice for the month of the July. In addition to a generous $10,000 donation, TVSN are helping to promote the Coats project on their channel, on their website and in their Shoppers Guide. Related stories: Coats for the […]

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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.