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Order of Malta Australia

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  • 22/01/2019

    Record-breaking conditions as extreme heatwave continues

    Pictured: Sydney Community Care Van volunteer Frank Zipfinger on Monday night distributing items to help the homeless cope with the heat. Experts are warning that horror heatwave conditions will be felt across large parts of Australia today. Parts of Sydney will swelter into the 40s on Wednesday, just a precursor of a 45C high to [...]

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  • 21/01/2019

    SAVE THE DATE: Order of Malta Events 2019

    11 February: 2 – 7 May: 31 May – 2 June: 17 August: 23 - 26 October: 17 November: 21 - 24 November: 7 December: 7 December: 7 December: Lourdes Day Mass, St Francis Xavier’s Cathedral, Adelaide at 10am The 61st International Lourdes Pilgrimage Biennial Assembly 2019 in Sydney Lourdes Day Mass, Saint Paschal’s Wavell [...]

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  • 16/01/2019

    Jacket for Life distribution to homeless in Seoul City Hall area

    On the 14th of January, the Order of Malta Korea made its fourth distribution of Jacket for Life to the homeless neighbours in the Seoul City Hall area. The distribution began at 10pm when there is less foot traffic and the homeless start to gather in the underground pathways. Members personally handed the jackets to [...]

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  • 08/01/2019

    Jacket for Life distribution in Seoul on the coldest day of the year

    On 28 December 2018, the coldest day in Seoul recorded this winter, Order of Malta Korea President, Silvano Yongmaan Park, together with the project champion, Anna Yura Choi, distributed 47 jackets to the homeless staying in the underground walkways near the Korean Chamber of Commerce building. Silvano noticed there were ‘regular’ neighbors living in cardboard [...]

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  • 08/01/2019

    Year-end gratitude mass at Myeongdong Cathedral

    On the 31th of December, the Order of Malta Korea closed 2018 and greeted 2019, by attending the year-end gratitude mass at Myeongdong Cathedral celebrated by Bishop Benedictus Hee-song Son. Before the mass, the members gathered for the year-end dinner, where President Silvano Yongmaan Park conveyed gratitude to each of the members for the efforts [...]

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  • 07/01/2019

    300 residents in Korean slums are delivered ‘Bread for the Weekend’

    The Order of Malta Korea kicked off the first delivery of 'Bread for Weekend' to the forgotten neighbours as its first activity in 2019. The project is another initiative by Members in Korea to address critical urban poverty for the neighbours in various slums in the city of Seoul. The Order of Malta Korea funded [...]

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  • 06/01/2019

    Order of Malta Korea General Assembly and Board Elections

    On 6 January, the Order of Malta Korea held a special general assembly and elected new leadership as the founding board has reached its 3 year term last April. As anticipated, Sivano Yongmaan Park as President was re-elected as President and he appointed Francisco Sungkyoon Lim as Chancellor, Veronica Mihyun Kim as Hospitaller, William Yong-il [...]

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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.