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One million Aussie kids trained by St John to save lives

One million Aussie kids trained by St John to save lives

St John honours Australia’s littlest First Aid champions

Melbourne, Victoria: 15 August 2016 – St John Ambulance Australia is today acknowledging its littlest First Aid champions, celebrating teaching a record-breaking one million primary school students across the country in life-saving First Aid through its First Aid in Schools program.

One such First Aid champion is 10-year-old Callum…

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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…

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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…

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