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  • 03/07/2019

    The Malteser International Annual Report 2018

    Malteser International is the humanitarian relief agency of the Sovereign Order of Malta. With over 100 projects annually in some 25 countries in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas, Malteser International has been standing by those affected by poverty, disease, conflict and disaster, helping them lead a healthy life with dignity – without distinction of [...]

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  • 03/07/2019

    1,190 neighbours in Korean slums provided with nutritious lunchboxes in May

    The Order of Malta Korea served total 1,190 neighbors with nutritious lunchboxes prepared by its members and volunteers through its weekly Lunchbox services in May. Nearly 50 volunteers, mostly regular volunteers who show up every month, some of them even twice a month, have participated regardless of the weather condition, and President Silvano Yongmaan Park [...]

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  • 30/06/2019

    July 2019 Newsletter is now available

    The July 2019 edition of our newsletter is now available! Download a copy: July 2019 Newsletter Alternatively visit our News Area to read the articles online. To receive a postal copy of our Newsletter, sign-up to Stay Informed.   Top stories: Embracing the Challenge: 15 new Members invested at the 2019 Assembly of the Order [...]

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  • 27/06/2019

    Report: Blanket and Coats distribution to the Nauiyu community

    Report by Member of the Order in NT, Dr Frances Booth On Sunday, 23rd June, 2019, seven of us joined Fr Ched as we drove from Darwin to the Nauiyu community west of Katherine on the Daly River and south of Darwin for the distribution of coats and blankets. The population is around 450 people [...]

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  • 26/06/2019

    St John’s Feast Day celebration 2019 in QLD

    Knights and Dames of the North Eastern Region gathered to celebrate in a Solemn Corpus Christi Mass at Brisbane's St Stephen's Cathedral on 23rd June. This celebration served as a wonderful opportunity for all Knights and Dames to reflect and celebrate the feast day of our patron Saint John the Baptist. They were joined by [...]

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  • 24/06/2019

    The Nuns of the Order of Malta

    Not everyone knows that the Order of Malta’s large religious family boasts very ancient contemplative communities in Spain and Malta: the enclosed nuns of St John of Jerusalem still live in the monasteries of St Jean d’Acre in the Salinas de Añana and Zamora districts in Spain and that of St Ursula on Malta. Scholars [...]

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  • 24/06/2019

    Members participate in Sydney CEO sleepout

    Congratulations to our Members Nick and Byron who recently participated in the Vinnies Sydney CEO Sleepout. The Vinnies CEO Sleepout is a one-night event over one of the longest and coldest nights of the year. Hundreds of CEOs, business owners as well as community and government leaders sleep outdoors to support the many Australians who [...]

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  • 20/06/2019

    INTERNSHIP APPLICATIONS OPEN: Supporting the Order’s work at the United Nations

    Apply today for January 2020 start! The Permanent Observer Mission of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta to the United Nations Headquarters, New York City, welcomes young members and volunteers of the Order to apply for full-time unpaid internships. Interns are typically accepted for 3 month periods over the fall, winter and spring/summer months. Our [...]

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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.