Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Upcoming Actions

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(…)

2pm Sun 8 Oct | Rally for Refugees – Bring Them Here!

2pm Sun 8 Oct | Rally for Refugees – Bring Them Here!

When: 2-4pm Sunday 8th October Where: State Library of Victoria, 328 Swanston St, Melbourne RAC’s next major rally calling to Bring Them Here will be Sun Oct 8, 2pm, State Library. So far, speakers include: Richard di Natale – leader of the Australian Greens Taqi Azra – Hazara refugee and NUW organiser Craig McGregor –(…)

6:30pm Dec 1 | Forum: The US Resettlement Deal: What does it really mean?

6:30pm Dec 1 | Forum: The US Resettlement Deal: What does it really mean?

When: 6:30pm Thursday 1st December Where: Melbourne’s Multicultural Hub, 506 Elizabeth St, Melbourne The Coalition government’s proposed resettlement deal with the US is an admission that Manus and Nauru are a dead end, but it is too shallow and too uncertain. The deal looks increasingly likely to only include small numbers of refugees at best.(…)