Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Refugees with adverse ASIO assessments must be immediately released

The Refugee Action Collective welcomes the decision of the High Court ruling invalid the regulation which has allowed the Immigration minister to deny protection visas to refugees based on ‘adverse assessments’ by ASIO. We join the chorus of refugee and human rights advocates calling on the Immigration Minister to immediately release all 54 refugees with(…)

Refugee activists shame Thai airways for role in deportations

Last Friday, on the 14th of September, the Refugee Action Collective held an action outside Thai Airways’ offices in Melbourne to bring attention to the airline’s shameful role in deporting refugee Dayan Anthony back to Sri Lanka. Following a recent ruling in the High Court, RAC is urging refugee activists to be on alert to(…)

Film Screening Fundraiser: Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea

PLEASE NOTE VENUE AND DATE CHANGE Wednesday, October 31, 8pm / Bella Union Bar, Trades Hall, cnr Victoria and Lygon Streets (center via Lygon Street), Melbourne Suggested donation: $15/$10 at the door RSVP, share and invite friends via our Facebook event The Refugee Action Collective is proud to host a screening of Between the Devil(…)