Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Past Actions

Wed Apr 8 12-6pm I 6 Hours for 6 Years: Free the ASIO Refugees!

Wed Apr 8 12-6pm I 6 Hours for 6 Years: Free the ASIO Refugees!

The Refugee Action Collective (RAC) has called a “6 hours for 6 years” demonstration to demand freedom and permanent protection for indefinitely detained ASIO refugees. Join us for as long as you can between 12pm–6pm on Wednesday 8 April at the Immigration Department (corner of Spring and Lonsdale Streets, Melbourne). Even if you can just drop by for(…)

Fri March 6, 5pm | Solidarity with Nauru protests

Fri March 6, 5pm | Solidarity with Nauru protests

Fri March 6, 5pm Bourke St Mall, Bourke St, Melbourne Action this Friday: Show solidarity with refugees protesting on Nauru! Hundreds of refugees have been taking part in inspiring protests against their indefinite detention and living conditions on Nauru. Action by refugees over the past week has included non-co operation in classes, refusing to work,(…)

Feb 17th, 5:30pm | One year since Reza Barati’s murder: Protest and poster action

Feb 17th, 5:30pm | One year since Reza Barati’s murder: Protest and poster action

5:30pm, 17th February 2015 State Library of Victoria 328 Swanston Street Melbourne Facebook event e Meet at State Library for speak out, then we’ll cover the city with posters, stickers and chalk to demand an end to offshore detention. Speakers: Arnold Zable, writer and human rights activist; Reza Yarahmadi, Iranian refugee One year ago, PNG(…)