Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Past Actions

March 29, 1.30pm | Palm Sunday Rally: Walk for Justice for Refugees

March 29, 1.30pm | Palm Sunday Rally: Walk for Justice for Refugees

Sunday March 29 @ 1.30pm / State Library, Swanston Street, Melbourne The Palm Sunday Walk for Justice for Refugees was a huge success in 2014 with over 8,000 people turning up to show their support in Melbourne alone! Mark your calendars to join this year for our second Walk for Justice in 2015 on Sunday(…)

Feb 23rd, 7pm Forum: Sri Lanka is still not safe for Tamils

Feb 23rd, 7pm Forum: Sri Lanka is still not safe for Tamils

Monday 23rd Feb, 7pm, Australian Nurses Federation, 540 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne (opposite Vic Markets) Speakers: Aran Mylvaganam and Trevor R. Grant, Tamil Refugee Council Sri Lanka has a new leader now. Why is it still not safe for Tamils there? How important is it that we mobilise to stop Tamil asylum seekers from being deported? What happens to Tamil asylum seekers(…)

Solidarity with Manus asylum seekers spreads around the Globe

Solidarity with Manus asylum seekers spreads around the Globe

As the mass hunger strike involving around 800 people on Manus Island enters its 12th day, solidarity with the asylum seekers is spreading around the globe. Protests have already taken place in Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Perth and New York. In coming days there will be protests in Boston, Berlin, Brussels, and Cambridge. ‘The violent(…)