Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Past Actions

Report: Rally Outside Broadmeadows Detention Centre

On Saturday the 9th of July, Refugee Action Collective held a rally outside the Broadmeadows Detention Centre calling for the release of all children from detention. The rally was calling to account the Labor government for their failure to release all children from detention as per their promise made in October 2010. It is now(…)

July 22 – Action against Gillard: No Malaysian “solution!” No offshore processing!

Friday, July 22. 11.30am. Park Hyatt Hotel, 1 Parliament Square, off Parliament Place This action has been cancelled due to Gillard postponing her speech. Julia Gillard’s plan to ship asylum seekers to Malaysia as part of the so-called Malaysian “solution” is a direct attack on the right to seek asylum by any means necessary as(…)

July 9 – Rally: Close Broadmeadows Detention Centre! Children Out of Detention!

When: Saturday, July 9, 1pm. Where: Broadmeadows Detention Centre, Camp Road, Broadmeadows. Meet in the Kmart carpark on the corner of Sydney and Camp Road (map link) for a march down to the centre after speeches. The Gillard Labor government promised last year that all children would be released from detention by June, and then(…)