• Support St John at Grill’d

    | 05 Jan 2017

    This January, St John Ambulance Australia are delighted to be participating in Grill’d Local Aussie Heroes. This program delivers donations from purchases made at restaurants back to not for profit organisations. The Australian public has an opportunity to have their say on which local Australian charity gets their dollars when they visit Grill’d – they […]

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  • Aussies Clueless on Treating Burns – Herald Sun

    | 29 Dec 2016

    The story of baby Mitch was picked up by the Herald Sun to spread the word about the Burns First initiative. Luckily Mitch’s mum Claire knew what to do when he suffered a scalding burn from hot water – run the burn under cold water for 20 minutes. Unfortunately 90% of Victorians aren’t confident to […]

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  • Award for Volunteer – Whittlesea Leader

    | 20 Dec 2016

    One of many St John volunteers who received an award at Government House, Matthew Waixel of the George Horne Division recently appeared in the Whittlesea Leader. You can view the full article online here.

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  • Christmas First Aid Tips

    | 19 Dec 2016

    Christmas is a very special time of year, but unfortunately also one of the deadliest. In all the excitement and anticipation of the big day, there is a much higher potential for injury because of the unique activities we get up to at this time. In fact Christmas is statistically the worst time of the […]

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  • Call For More Volunteers – Shepparton News

    | 17 Dec 2016

    With an upcoming volunteer information session in Shepparton, Kimberley and Matthew Jaskolski appeared in Shepparton News to spread the word and tell their story about being St John volunteers. The full article can be viewed online here.

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  • Volunteer Marks 47 Years – Moorabbin Leader

    | 14 Dec 2016

    One of many St John volunteers who received an award at Government House, Henry van Ginkel of the Kingston Division recently appeared in the Moorabbin Kingston Leader:

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  • Don’t Spread It – Infection Control When Providing First Aid

    | 12 Dec 2016

    A fact of life that will never change is that bacteria and viruses are everywhere around us. Some ‘bad’, some ‘good’ and some won’t affect us at all. Coughing, breathing, touching and bodily fluids can all spread these microorganisms between us and even lead to serious deadly diseases. When providing First Aid, you should think […]

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  • Generous Gestures Earn Grand Prizes – Moreland Leader

    | 09 Dec 2016

    One of our youth members Tanishea Holmquest received the Grand Prior’s Badge at the awards in November. News of her win spread to the Moreland Leader who published an article that can be viewed online here.

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  • Award Has Proven Michael is Dedicated to the Cause – Berwick Gazette

    | 08 Dec 2016

    Michael Ray received an award for 12 year’s service at the Government House presentation in November. News of his win spread to the Berwick Gazette who published an article that can be viewed online here.

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  • Charity’s Efforts With St John Recognised – Maryborough Advertiser

    | 06 Dec 2016

    One of our youth members Charity White received the Commissioner’s Badge at the awards in November. News of her win spread to the Maryborough Advertiser, who published this article:  

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