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Order of Malta Australia


  • 10/12/2020

    Order of Malta Thailand Vehicle to serve the Elderly and the Sick

    On Saturday 5th December 2020 the Order of Malta Thailand donated a vehicle to the Holy Redeemer Church Bangkok to transport the elderly and the sick to medical appointments and social activities such as monthly lunches organized by local parishes. Dr. Theresa Virachanee, the chairperson of the Order of Malta in Thailand, officially handed over [...]

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  • 07/12/2020

    Lourdes Day Mass 2020 – Bringing Lourdes to Australia

    For many Catholic Australians, especially for those in poor health, a trip to the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes in France where Marie Bernarde Soubirous (St Bernadette) had a series of visions of the Virgin Mary is an aspirational but unachievable goal.  For those unable to visit Lourdes in person, for over ten years [...]

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  • 04/12/2020

    ‘Francisco’s Neighbours’: new project addressing urban poverty in Korea

    Members and volunteers of the Order of Malta Korea are continuing their work to address urban poverty in Korea. The most recent initiative has commenced operation in the Changsin-dong and Soongin-dong area, both known to have poor living conditions and no aid or support from any other organisations. There are about 700 small-sized sewing factories [...]

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  • 16/11/2020

    Cardinal Tomasi: Reform of Order of Malta seeks to strengthen identity

    The Order of Malta is working on updating its structure, and Pope Francis has chosen Card. Silvano Tomasi to accompany and sustain the arduous task. CARD. SILVANO TOMASI Pontifical Delegate to the Order of Malta “I am at the service of the Order, to renew certain parts of the internal structure, as well as certain [...]

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  • 15/11/2020

    Vatican Radio interview with Grand Chancellor, Albrecht von Boeselager

    Original article published on Vatican News, 13 November 2020 by Linda Bordoni Order of Malta serving the poor amid the pandemic Fra’ Marco Luzzago, the new Lieutenant of the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta, has taken office and commenced his work following weekend elections in one of the Order of Malta’s Magistral [...]

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  • 13/11/2020

    Story Telling and Healing Space opens to assist bushfire victims

    ‘Rising from the Ashes’ is a community group based in Milton, NSW. Its aim is to support and help the community after the challenges of fire, floods and COVID-19. The Story Telling and Healing Space aims to bring together those who have been impacted to share their stories and help them heal. The Centre offers [...]

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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.