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  20 Jul 2021
MEDIA RELEASE: Alice Springs Town Council making public safety a top priority

St John NT is helping the Alice Springs Town Council to make public safety a top priority. Thanks to a Northern Territory Government community benefit fund grant, five community sports clubs in Alice Springs have been chosen as locations of lifesaving automatic external …


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  25 Jan 2021
CONGRATULATIONS: Zebedee Schulz National Service Medal

This month Zebedee (Zeb) Schulz was presented with his National Service Medal recognising his 15 years in military and emergency services. Zeb's medical interest stemmed from his military time in Transport Logistics and Medical …

  18 Jan 2021
CONGRATULATIONS: Annie Blore 5 years of service

"Your name is always front of mind around the building...when we can get a word in edgewise!" CEO Judith Barker laughed as she presented Annie with her certificate for five years of service with St John NT. "The fact that you move …

  15 Jan 2021
MEDIA RELEASE: ASQA audit identifies areas for improvement in first aid training assessment

The Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) conducted a routine audit of St John’s First Aid training program in late 2020, and has identified some areas for improvement in its assessment processes. St John Ambulance Australia CEO, …

  12 Jan 2021
VOLUNTEERS: Melissa's Story

As a St John NT volunteer, your opportunities for learning are endless. Melissa Crompton experienced this first-hand when an email sent from the Volunteers office piqued her interest – the opportunity to attend a two-day Volunteer …

  27 Nov 2020
MEDIA RELEASE: Spotlight on St John NT for excellence in service

St John NT celebrated paramedics, volunteers and corporate staff for their leadership, outstanding level of care and professionalism at its annual Excellence Awards ceremony on Wednesday, 25 November 2020. CEO Judith Barker said that …

  19 Nov 2020
MEDIA RELEASE: St John NT bolsters Board with rural and remote expertise

St John NT has appointed Marion Scrymgour and Mark Coffey to its Board at its Annual General Meeting yesterday. Ms Scrymgour is a highly respected leader and Chief Executive Officer of the Northern Land Council. Formerly, she has …

  11 Nov 2020
Fun new campaign highlights St John NT’s services to community

St John NT has launched a new brand awareness campaign to highlight its commercial services and the work of their volunteers to Territorians. CEO Judith Barker said the campaign is designed as a fun way to build an understanding for …

  15 Oct 2020
St John NT calls on local businesses to install lifesaving AEDS for Restart a Heart Day

Over 800 AEDs are now available for use across the Territory, but St John NT says more of these devices will help save lives if more businesses and community organisations install them. “Each year, over 30,000 Australians suffer an …

  14 Oct 2020
Introducing Australia’s newest St John Cadet Division

St John NT celebrated the establishment of Australia’s newest St John Cadet Division last night, the first of its kind in the NT for eight years. The launch of the Parap Cadet Division is part of St John NT’s expanding Youth Developme…

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