Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Media Release 31/10 | Children from Nauru, detained in Australia and not going to school

“Prime Minister Scott Morrison claims the Coalition government has got children out of detention on the mainland and is ‘quietly’ getting children off Nauru. This is a lie. Not only has the Morrison government spent hundreds of thousands of dollars on lawyers to fight children on Nauru coming to Australia, but many of those children brought(…)

4pm Fri Nov 9 | Qantas Don’t Deport to Danger-Let Huyen, Priya & Nades stay

4pm Fri Nov 9 | Qantas Don’t Deport to Danger-Let Huyen, Priya & Nades stay

When: 4pm, Friday 9th November 2018 Where: 79-81 Victoria Pde, Collingwood, VIC Facebook event here Rally at Jetstar Corporate Office calling on Qantas and all airlines not to deport Huyen, Priya, Nades or any asylum seekers to danger. We need to keep up the pressure to prevent the deportation of Huyen, Priya, Nades and family.(…)

MEDIA RELEASE 23/10 | PNG SUPREME COURT DISMISSES MANUS CASE ON TECHNICALITY

The PNG Supreme Court has dismissed the case of Behrouz Boochani and 730 other Manus detainees for the constitutional enforcement of their rights. The Supreme Court ruled that the case was essentially a compensation case for the breach of their human rights prior to the Supreme Court orders in 2016 that the Lombrum detention centre(…)