Refugee Action Collective (Vic)
6pm Thurs 10 Aug | Vigil For Hamed – Stop the Deaths, Bring Them Here (note location change)

6pm Thurs 10 Aug | Vigil For Hamed – Stop the Deaths, Bring Them Here (note location change)

When: 6-7pm Thursday 10th August Where (note change of location): Federation Square, Melbourne (opposite Flinders St Station)     Stall, banners and leafleting from 5pm, speakers from 6pm Speakers inc Pamela Curr – longtime refugee advocate, more tba Hamed a A 31 year-old Iranian refugee, was found hanging from a tree this morning 7/18/17 near the(…)

MEDIA RELEASE 7/08 | ONE MORE DEATH ON MANUS; MORE BLOOD ON TURNBULL’S HANDS

Refugee Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE ONE MORE DEATH ON MANUS; MORE BLOOD ON TURNBULL’S HANDS A 31 year-old Iranian asylum seeker, Hamid, was found hanging from a tree this morning (Monday) near the school close to the East Lorengau Transit Accommodation. “Hamid’s death brings the Manus detention death toll to five. Five lives cut short(…)

MEDIA RELEASE 6/08 | BIGGEST RALLY YET SAYS HANDS OFF FOXTROT

Refugee Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE BIGGEST RALLY YET SAYS HANDS OFF FOXTROT Sunday 6 August has seen the biggest protest so far inside the Manus Island detention centre to stop the closure of Foxtrot compound. (Photos attached) Hundreds gathered at the Foxtrot compound calling for the power to be officially restored; “informal” wiring by refugee(…)