Annual Information Statement 2017

Legal Name
Apostleship Of The Sea Stella Maris Seafarer's Centre Inc

Section A: Charity Information

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
Stella Maris Seafarer's Centre Melbourne
Charity size
Fundraising online
Basic Religious Charity

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2017 reporting period?
Main activity
Social services
Main activities
  • Providing social, spiritual, and material needs to merchant seafarers visiting the Port of Melbourne
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
We offered many free services to the 15,000+ seafarers who visited the Port of Melbourne. We offered support and basic welfare services to the merchant seafarers in port, actively undertaking ship visitation on a daily basis. Other services included free internet access, free transportation to and from the vessel, free communication, free counselling and guidance, support and hospital visitation for injured seafarers. The Centre was open every day of the year.
Main beneficiary
General community in Australia
Other beneficiaries
  • Foreign and Australian Seafarers. Migrant and Itinerant People
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2017 reporting period
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2018 period?

Section C: Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 1
  • Part time employees: 6
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 6
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 27

Section D: Finance

Charity's 2017 reporting period
1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017
Type of financial statement
Special purpose financial statements
Financial report consolidated with more than one entity?

Comprehensive Income Statement summary

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
Revenue from providing goods or services
Revenue from government including grants
Revenue from investments
All other revenue
Total revenue
Other income (for example, gains)
Total gross income
Employee expenses
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
All other expenses
Total expenses
Net surplus/(deficit)
Other comprehensive income
Total comprehensive income

Balance Sheet extract

Total current assets
Total non-current assets
Total assets
Total current liabilities
Total non-current liabilities
Total liabilities
Net assets/liabilities
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
State or territory of the regulator where financial report was submitted

Section E: Annual report

Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.

Section F: Reporting to state or territory regulators

Is the charity an incorporated association?
Select the state/territory and enter the incorporated association number
VIC incorporated association number: A0037529T
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?