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  10 Jul 2024
St John NT secures ‘000’ plate to mark historic milestone

Limited edition number plates have been released to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Cyclone Tracy, with St John NT securing the ‘000’ plate and installing it on Ambulance number 74. While Christmas eve 1974 will always be remembered for the tragic impact of Cyclone …


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  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…

  09 Oct 2020
Patient feedback key to driving confidence in NT ambulance service

Results about how satisfied Northern Territory patients are with the service they receive from St John NT’s ambulance service have been released.  Every year, St John NT participates in a national survey through the Council of …

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