St John Museum

Discover the rich history of St John Ambulance in Victoria from the perspective of the many generous volunteers who are the backbone of the organisation. View displays from 1900 to today of First Aid equipment, uniforms, photographs and more. Visit the St John Museum, open to public across from Williamstown Beach.


Allan Mawdsley KStJ (Museum Secretary)
03 9397 6275
cnr The Esplanade & Garden St Williamstown VIC 3016
PO Box 514, Williamstown, Vic 3016
Thursday, Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm
Melway Ref
56 B11


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Horse-drawn ambulance 1903
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The first motor ambulance in 1910
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On duty at the MCG
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On duty at Carlton
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First Aid class of 1910
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First Aid Volunteers Association 1908
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St John Melbourne Metropolitan Nursing Division VAD 1917
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Sunbury Pop Festival 1972

Support Us

Our museum is run by dedicated and passionate volunteers who have served with St John for a number of years. If you would like to donate to continue to preserve the rich history of St John, please contact our Fundraising team on 03 8588 8888.