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Order of Malta Australia


  • 08/11/2022

    Order of Malta Palliative Care Biography volunteers receive 5 year award

    Congratulations to Order of Malta members Tanya Murphy DMG and Sauro Antonelli AM KMG (Ob), who were acknowledged for their 5 years of service as volunteers for Eastern Palliative Care (EPC) biography program. EPC support people with a terminal / life-limiting illness who have complex symptoms whether they be physical, psychosocial, emotional or spiritual. It [...]

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  • 28/10/2022

    Rosary online community welcomes new participant from Brussels

    Each month, the Order of Malta in Australia welcomes Members, Volunteers, family and friends to share an online Rosary, dedicated to the Poor and the Sick, the Works of our Order, and personal prayer petitions. On 27th October 2022, our Rosary community brightly welcomed Edgard who joined from Brussels, Belgium. Edgard was introduced through the [...]

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  • 24/10/2022

    First live Asia Pacific Conference since 2019 – A roaring success

    After three years of Covid restrictions, Order of Malta entities in Asia Pacific were able to hold a live conference, the eleventh Asia Pacific Conference, in Bangkok from 12th to 16th October 2022. Members in Thailand ably and generously hosted what is called a “roaring success” by several participants. The theme – Together and Closer [...]

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  • 19/10/2022

    ‘THE MALTESERS’ raise $6,450 for Eastern Palliative Care

    Congratulations to ‘THE MALTESERS’ who raised $6,450 for the Order of Malta Fundraiser "Pound the Pavement" for Eastern Palliative Care (EPC). The Order of Malta, together with St.Vincent’s Hospital assists EPC with management and fundraising. This year's fundraiser “POUND THE PAVEMENT” raised almost $40,000 for the “Stay at Home Appeal” a service provided to clients [...]

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  • 13/10/2022

    Ukraine: “Our aid continues despite the attacks”

    More than 140,000 homes have been destroyed since the beginning of the war. Malteser Ukraine repairs houses and distributes generators in preparation for winter. Photo: Archive/Malteser Ukraine   After several major cities also in the west of Ukraine were bombed yesterday, Malteser International continues its work. In the city of Lviv, where the headquarters of [...]

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  • 06/10/2022

    Order of Malta assists those imapcted by flooding in Thailand

    In Thailand heavy rain has resulted in devastating floods in the northern and central parts of the country, affecting at least 45,000 households.   Members of the Order of Malta Thailand have responded by hosting lunches for evacuees at shelters set up by the Ministry of Public Health.   The Order is also supplying survival [...]

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  • 01/10/2022

    October 2022 Newsletter now available!

    Our latest newsletter is now available! Download a copy of our October 2022 Newsletter WEB. 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. Tweet

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  • 20/09/2022

    Diplomacy in action: Australian Volunteer Leader visit Timor-Leste projects

    Order of Malta member and volunteer leader, Dalton Fogarty participated in a recent visit to Timor-Leste at the invitation of the Order’s Ambassador, Terence Tobin KC.  The opportunity enabled Dalton to visit the Order’s works to investigate potential volunteering opportunities and allowed him to gain some insight into the role the Order’s diplomatic relations play [...]

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  • 19/09/2022

    Photo Booth Fun at our Camp for Disabled Youth

    Photo booth images from our tropical themed disco at the September 2022 Order of Malta Camp for Disabled Youth at Mt. Eliza, Victoria, Australia. The Order of Malta Camps welcome guests aged 18 – 35 years old, with either a physical or mental disability. The activities are designed to challenge our guests, physically, emotionally and [...]

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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.