Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Friday’s picket against Gillard cancelled

This is just an announcement to let people know that the protest planned for this Friday outside the Park Hyatt has been cancelled due to Julia Gillard cancelling her speech there. There will be further actions organised. If you want to help or get involved, come to our next organising meeting on Monday, the 1st(…)

Dec 4 – Melbourne refugee activists: get to Sydney to protest at ALP conference

Protest for refugee rights at the ALP conference in Sydney Sunday December 4, 2011 The Victorian Refugee Action Collective has escalated its campaign this year, protesting in the streets of Melbourne, at SERCO offices, and outside the detention centres in Broadmeadows and Maribyrnong. Now we are asking refugee supporters to step it up a notch(…)

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(…)