Newsroom

Press Kit

St John Ambulance Queensland appoints new Chief Executive Officer

St John Ambulance Queensland appoints new Chief Executive Officer

Mr Alex Hutton has been appointed as the new the CEO of St John Ambulance (Qld). Mr Hutton will commence duties as CEO on 4 January 2016.

It gives me great pleasure on behalf of fellow Directors to advise that the Board has appointed Mr Alex Hutton of Brisbane as the CEO of St John Ambulance (Qld). Mr Hutton will commence duties as CEO on 4 January 2016.

The Board has undertaken a comprehensive…

Read More

Announcement of the death of the former Lord Prior, Professor Anthony Mellows OBE TD

Announcement of the death of the former Lord Prior, Professor Anthony Mellows OBE TD

It is with deep regret that I advise you of the passing of our former Lord Prior, Professor Anthony Mellows OBE TD, on Sunday 10 January after a very short spell in hospital. Professor Mellows was the Lord Prior from 2008 to 2014 and he made a wonderful, deep and lasting contribution to St John. Professor Mellows was a giant of a man in all respects— a gifted orator, a deep and wide thinker, a gracious…

Read More

St John Ophthalmic Trivia Night — Saving sight, changing lives

St John Ophthalmic Trivia Night — Saving sight, changing lives

October is Ophthalmic Month. Every year, St John Ambulance Australia celebrates Ophthalmic Month, which aims to increase awareness of St John’s ophthalmic activities, both in Australia and internationally, plus raising much needed funds to improve the health outcomes of disadvantaged populations.

St John supports a wide range of eye health activities in Australian Indigenous communities, Oecussi…

Read More