Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Past Actions

12pm Sat 2 Sept | Rally to say Let them stay- Make them welcome- Bring them here

12pm Sat 2 Sept | Rally to say Let them stay- Make them welcome- Bring them here

Rally 12 noon Saturday 2nd September, Parliament House, cnr Spring & Bourke Sts Melbourne (note change of venue) Speaker include Aran Mylvaganam – Tamil reufgee Andrew Giles – ALP MP Dr Helen Driscoll – trauma psychiatrist Father Bob Maguire – priest & community worker Rohingyan refugee speaker Facebook event here We are rallying in response to(…)

6pm Thurs 10 Aug | Vigil For Hamed – Stop the Deaths, Bring Them Here (note location change)

6pm Thurs 10 Aug | Vigil For Hamed – Stop the Deaths, Bring Them Here (note location change)

When: 6-7pm Thursday 10th August Where (note change of location): Federation Square, Melbourne (opposite Flinders St Station)     Stall, banners and leafleting from 5pm, speakers from 6pm Speakers inc Pamela Curr – longtime refugee advocate, more tba Hamed a A 31 year-old Iranian refugee, was found hanging from a tree this morning 7/18/17 near the(…)

5:30pm Fri 4 Aug | Manus is not safe: #BringThemHere now: Urgent action

5:30pm Fri 4 Aug | Manus is not safe: #BringThemHere now: Urgent action

When: 5:30pm Friday 4 August Where: State Library of Victoria Today (Monday 31 July) both power and water were shut off in the Foxtrot compound on Manus Island, in an attempt to force the refugees to leave the centre. Two days before, three attacks in twelve hours on refugees shows how unsafe the Manus community(…)