Lions Clubs International Australia
Lions House Foundation Inc.

The Foundation provides accommodation to Austin Health, which incorporates Austin Hospital, Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital and Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre, additionally we also provide the same accommodation service to the Mercy Hospital for Women.

The Aim of Lions House is to provide a place of affordable accommodation for families of patients from rural, interstate and outer metropolitan areas undergoing treatment at Austin Health and the Mercy Hospital for Women in Melbourne.

Chairman: A.J.(Tony) Benbow OAM

Tony Benbow retired from Senior Management in the Banking Industry in 2013 after 39 year employment.

He has been a member of Lions Clubs International for 30 years, holding senior roles including District Governor and then Chairman of Lions Australia in 2007/8. Since that time he has held a number of International roles involving Leadership and Membership.

Tony is also the Chairman of StepAhead Australia Ltd and a Trustee of the Australian Lions Foundation Inc.

Tony has been a member of the Board of the Lions House Foundation since 2003 and Chairman from 2008. Tony was awarded the Order of Australia Medal in 2015 for his service to the community and Lions International.

Postal Address

P.O. Box 30
Victoria 3079

03 9496 2499