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Order of Malta Australia


  • 21/11/2022

    Humility and Freedom – Silent Retreat at Jamberoo

    15 members, some with their family,  participated in a retreat at the Benedictine Abbey retreat centre at Jamberoo, 3 hours from Sydney and Canberra over 18 to 20 November. Magistral Chaplain Fr Paul Nulley directed the silent retreat following two themes: "Humility and Freedom" and "The Order of Malta as a Means for Holiness". Confrere [...]

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  • 20/11/2022

    Annual Lourdes Day Mass at St Mary’s Cathedral – LIVESTREAMED

    The Order of Malta invites you to Annual Lourdes Day Mass Presided over by The Most Reverend Anthony Fisher OP of Sydney Saturday, 3 December 2022 at 10.30am AEDT Find your local time using the Time Zone Calculator The Order of Malta’s annual Lourdes Day Mass at St Mary’s Cathedral is celebrated for the intentions of [...]

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  • 17/11/2022

    World Day of the Poor 2023

    Celebrated every year on the 33rd Sunday, World Day of the Poor aims to encourage Christians to “go forth” into the peripheries where so many people struggle with economic and existential problems and to offer service as “a sign of love, the, love shown by Jesus himself.” The Order of Malta is committed to supporting [...]

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  • 13/11/2022

    This Christmas please consider a gift to the homeless

    As we approach the end of 2022 and start preparations for Christmas, I want to write to you to thank you for your support of the activities of the Order of Malta. This year our projects have made a huge difference to some of the most vulnerable people in our community and 2022 has seen [...]

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  • 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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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.