Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Media Release: Refugee Action Collective condemns the Malaysian solution

For immediate release: Refugee Action Collective condemns the Malaysian solution July 24, 2011 The Refugee Action Collective (Victoria) condemns the Australian government’s agreement to send 800 asylum seekers to Malaysia in an agreement to be signed with the Malaysian government tomorrow. We insist that arrivals by boat be processed in the Australian community. We should(…)

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(…)