Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Upcoming Actions

Upcoming Stalls – volunteers welcome!

Upcoming Stalls – volunteers welcome!

The Refugee Action Collective runs about two stalls every week, where our aim is to engage with the general public around the issues that asylum seekers and refugees face in Australia and its offshore detention centres. We sell items such as badges and books, have petitions for people to sign, and generally try to engage(…)

NSW Young Labor Left withdraw support from ALP candidates who do not oppose mandatory detention and offshore processing

The Refugee Action Collective is heartened by the important stance of the NSW Young Labor Left to withdraw support for campaigns of ALP parliamentary candidates who do not publically oppose mandatory detention and offshore processing. Their media release is below:   Media Release                        (…)

Emergency Protest – Don’t send baby Ferouz and mother Latifa back to Nauru‏

1pm, Sat 30th November – Corner of Bourke & Swanston st Newborn baby Ferouz and his family face the threat of being returned to Nauru. “When she is in a fit state to return to Nauru then that’s what will occur” said Immigration minister Scott Morrison.  The Nauru detention center and its extreme heat, is(…)