Rally outside the Park Hotel prison: don’t move them, free them!

Every day at 5pm (3pm on weekends)

There are ongoing rallies outside the Park Hotel (formerly Rydges) at 701 Swanston Street in Carlton (next to Lincoln Square), demanding that the men kept in detention there are freed.

Strategy for the refugee movement: open-air public forum

Saturday 23 January at 1.30pm in Lincoln Square, Carlton

The Facebook event is here.

Rally: Drop the charge on Breen – Defend the right to protest, free the refugees

Wednesday 27 January at 8.30am

The full hearing for the charge of incitement against Chris Breen will be held on Wednesday 27 January and is expected to go for at least one day.

RAC will hold a solidarity rally at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court at 233 William Street in the city from 8.30am. The event will be COVID-safe.
You can register here.


  • Farhad Bandesh – Medevac refugee released after 7 years
  • more tba

The Facebook event is here.

More information on the defence campaign is here.

Free the Medevac refugees! The next major RAC rally

Saturday 13 February at 2pm at the State Library, marching to the Park Hotel prison by 3pm

The Facebook event is here.