Refugee Action Collective (Vic)
April 14 | Walk for Justice for Refugees – Palm Sunday 2019

April 14 | Walk for Justice for Refugees – Palm Sunday 2019

When: 2pm, Sunday 14th April 2019 Where: State Library of Victoria, 328 Swanston St, Melbourne Facebook event here (Organised by the Palm Sunday organising group) Printable leaflet here Printable poster here JOIN THE PALM SUNDAY Walk for Justice for Refugees on Sunday 14 April 2019 – For a Fair and Welcoming Society – Close Manus(…)

MEDIA RELEASE 25/01 | VILLAWOOD SUICIDE: DETENTION CLAIMS ANOTHER VICTIM

A 33 year-old refugee, from Sierra Leone has hanged himself in Villawood Detention Centre. He was found in his room around 4.30pm, this afternoon, Friday 25 January. It is understood that Musa (not his real name)  had been held in the detention centre around three years, and had previously been diagnosed with psychiatric problems. Tragically,(…)

Jan 23 – Solidarity with National Detention Centre Protests

SOLIDARITY WITH NATIONAL DETENTION CENTRE PROTESTS When: 4pm, January 23 Where: Department of Immigration and Border Protection, 2 Lonsdale St, East Melbourne Facebook event link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2357828367779768/   Refugee supporters will rally at the Immigration Dept at Casselden Place in support of detainees participating in the national hunger strike protest. • End Serco Abuse • End Detention(…)