Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Protest Against Offshore Processing of Refugees

Sunday, August 12 @ 1pm / State Library, Swanston Street, Melbourne Welcome refugees! Not Malaysia, not Nauru! Guaranteed resettlement of all refugees in Indonesia! Both major parties have cynically attempted to use the recent boat sinking tragedies that claimed the lives of around 90 refugees off the coast of Christmas Island to solidify offshore processing(…)

Public Forum: ASIO Assessments, Leaving Refugees in Limbo

Wednesday, July 11 @ 6.30pm / Multicultural Hub, 506 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne (map) / Facebook Event A public forum presented by the Refugee Action Collective (Victoria) SPEAKERS INCLUDE: Brian Walters – SC, Human Rights lawyer Niromi de Soyza – (non de plume) author of Tamil Tigress Harvey Stern – President of Labor for Refugees Declan(…)

Refugee Action Collective reiterates its strong opposition to all offshore processing

The Refugee Action Collective condemns the Gillard Labor government’s support for the bill moved by Rob Oakeshott that passed through the lower house tonight, Wednesday, the 27th of June. RAC condemns the opportunism of both sides of parliament, seeking to gain politically out of two boat disasters in the last week. Offshore processing does not(…)