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Order of Malta Australia


  • 10/02/2021

    Members, Candidates and friends of the Order share Mass in Brisbane

    Wednesday 10th February, preparing for Lent, 17 members, 4 candidates, family and friends of The Order of Malta, North Eastern Region met to celebrate Mass with Chaplain, Fr Gerard McMorrow, and have our first meeting for 2021. We were welcomed by the community of Holy Spirit Parish, New Farm. Mass was especially relevant on this [...]

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  • 02/02/2021

    February 2021 Newsletter is now available!

    Our latest newsletter is now available! Download a copy of our February 2021 Newsletter If you wish to be added to our distribution list, please register your details using our online form and we will send you a copy. Want to read the stories online? Visit our News Area. Visit our online store or make [...]

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  • 28/01/2021

    Dr David Schuster appointed Member of the Order of Australia

    Congratulations to member of the Order of Malta Australia, Dr David Schuster, who was recognised in the Australia Day 2021 Honours. Dr Schuster was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia for significant service to medicine as an anaesthetist, and to the community of Dubbo. Dr Schuster, who served Dubbo for 40 years as [...]

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  • 27/01/2021

    Order of Malta member recognised in 2021 Australia Day Honours

    Congratulations to Ambassador Michael Mann AM who was recognised in the Australia Day 2021 Honours list and was awarded Officer of the Order of Australia for distinguished service to tertiary education through strategic development initiatives, and to Australia South East Asia relations Michael is a former Australian Government Ambassador to several places in Asia including [...]

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  • 25/01/2021

    Order of Malta Volunteers supporting the homeless during COVID-19

    Order of Malta volunteer and registered nurse at St Vincent’s hospital Jacob Burman providing hygienic supplies to the homeless in Martin Place Photo: Patrick J Lee Article in the Catholic Weekly, by David Ryan - January 24, 2021 The Order of Malta, are providing much needed support to Sydney’s homeless. Dozens of volunteers from the [...]

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  • 20/01/2021

    29th World Day of the Sick 2021 – Thursday, February 11, 2021

    The Order of Malta Philippines invites you to the 29th World Day of the Sick Celebration to be held on 11 February 2021, Thursday, Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes, at the Metropolitan Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan Province of Pangasinan, Philippines. The Eucharistic Celebration will be presided by [...]

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  • 18/01/2021

    Archbishop Philip Wilson – requiescat in pace

    Our former Principal Chaplain, Archbishop Philip Wilson, was called to God yesterday, Sunday. He was the former Bishop of Wollongong and Archbishop of Adelaide as well as a former president of the Australian Catholic Bishops’ Conference. He performed his duties as our Principal Chaplain with energy, grace, distinction and respect from our members for the work [...]

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  • 06/01/2021

    One year on from the fires – Conjola residents gather

    On Saturday 2 January residents of Conjolo gathered to commemorate the first year anniversary of the devastating fires that impacted them on the property of Frank and Lynne Condello. The Condellos property was destroyed by the fires. They are currently living in a caravan and a ‘pod’ (fitted out shipping container) on their property while they’re [...]

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  • 25/12/2020

    The First Baby of Christmas in Bethlehem 2020

    Holy Family Hospital’s all-Palestinian staff of 172 have been eagerly awaiting the first Christmas baby as a sign of hope against the grim backdrop of Covid in Bethlehem. That first baby of Christmas was born at the Hospital at 2:05 am and was greeted by the peal of Bethlehem’s Christmas bells. Baby Gayth was expertly [...]

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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.