Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Past Actions

6pm May 20 | Stop Detention Not Visits

6pm May 20 | Stop Detention Not Visits

Stop Detention Not Visits 6pm, 20th of May MITA 120-150 Camp Road Broadmeadows While we want all asylum seekers and refugees to be released from detention, we recognise that visits can be a lifeline for those cruelly subjected to mandatory detention. Visits help people in immigration detention to feel like human beings for a few hours(…)

Fri 1st May | Kids out of Detention, Not out of Childcare!

Fri 1st May | Kids out of Detention, Not out of Childcare!

KIDS OUT OF DETENTION, NOT OUT OF CHILDCARE! Friday, 1 May 2015, 9.30 am St Andrew’s Church Parish Hall, 1560 Malvern Rd, Glen Iris (Morrison will be speaking from 10am – 11.30am) As current Immigration Minister Peter Dutton makes moves to return a newborn baby, and a five year old girl with PTSD to Nauru,(…)

What happens to people deported to danger? Forum with Phil Glendenning: Wed May 13th at 6pm

What happens to people deported to danger? Forum with Phil Glendenning: Wed May 13th at 6pm

  In light of escalated deportation efforts by the Abbott government, Phil Glendenning (who is in Melbourne for one night only) discusses the conditions which face refugees returned to danger. Glendenning is President of the Refugee Council of Australia, and led the Edmund Rice Centre’s research team for the Deported To Danger series of reports.(…)