Rally for refugees

Join these rallies, demanding freedom for refugees and permanent protection.

Vigil: Nine years too long, free the refugees

Friday 13 August, 5.30pm at the Park hotel-prison, 701 Swanston Street, Carlton

We’ll be gathering outside the Park hotel-prison to mark the eighth anniversary of cruel, mandatory detention for refugees arriving by boat.

Facebook event.

Free the Medevac refugees – union solidarity rally

Saturday 14 August, 2pm at the Park hotel-prison, 701 Swanston Street, Carlton

Organised by Unionists for Refugees and supported by RAC and the Victorian Trades Hall Council.

Facebook event.

Permanent visas not discrimination

Sunday 29 August, 2pm at the State Library, Swanston Street, city

Organised by Justice for Refugees Victoria, Refugee Voices, Hazara Shamama Association and RAC. This rally was originally scheduled to take place on World Refugee Day but was postponed due to COVID restrictions.

Facebook event.