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Order of Malta Australia


  • 07/03/2019

    1,800 pieces of bread distributed to 150 underfed seniors in February

    Following the launch of the Bread for the Weekend project in January 2019, the weekly service continued to provide nutritious meals to the isolated seniors whose lives are constantly exposed to hopeless hunger. Members of the Order of Malta Korea have comfortably settled into its operational routine. Two to three members gather every Thursday afternoon [...]

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  • 06/03/2019

    Gallery: Annual Day of Retreat Victoria

    On Saturday 2 March, 65 Members of Order attended the Annual Day of Retreat at the Carmelite Monastery, Kew, Victoria. The retreat spiritual director was Fr Gerald O’ Collins SJU AC, principal chaplain of the Sub-priory of the Immaculate Conception. View our gallery of images: Tweet

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  • 06/03/2019

    Member takes the Promise of Obedience at Subpriory Annual Retreat

    On Saturday 2 March, 2019 another Member of the Order of Malta Australia, Richard Caesar-Thwaytes, took the Promise of Obedience at the Subpriory of the Immaculate Conception's Annual February Retreat in Victoria. At present, about ten percent of the Order's Members have taken their Promise of Obedience and this number is steadily growing; it is [...]

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  • 06/03/2019

    NEW 2019 | 2020 Entertainment Memberships

    The Order of Malta Australia is fundraising with Entertainment! Enjoy thousands of offers for everything you love to do! 2 for 1 offers, special rates and up to 50% off dining shopping travel and leisure! Your support really helps our fundraising, so we’re thrilled to let you know about special bonus Early Bird Entertainment Membership [...]

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  • 26/02/2019

    Venezuela: Malteser International condemns the politicization of aid

    Picture: Malteser International’s health teams are providing medical care for Venezuela refugees near the border town of Maicao in the departments of La Guajira and Magdalena in northern Colombia. Photo: Florian Kopp/Malteser International Malteser International has criticized the politicization of aid in Venezuela after shipments of humanitarian aid intended for Venezuela were forcefully repelled from entering [...]

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  • 20/02/2019

    Members attend book launch of PORTRAITS Popes, Family and Friends

    Yesterday Members of the Australian Association of the Order of Malta attended the book launch of PORTRAITS Popes, Family and Friends. The author, Gerald O’Collins SJ AC, is chaplain to the Order’s Subpriory of the Immaculate Conception and this is his 74th published title. Included amongst those portrayed in the book, is recently deceased Member [...]

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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.