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November 25, 2017

Friday Nov 24th  5:30-7:30 PM : King George Square, Adelaide St, Brisbane

The protest on Manus is continuing , despite the forced evacuation of the detainees at the decommissioned detention centre. Many have had personal possessions destroyed or taken away; Meagre poss...

November 21, 2017

Hosted by Teachers for Refugees And People Seeking Asylum

Tuesday , November 21st  at 4:30 PM

Peter Dutton's Electoral Office ; 199 Gympie Rd, Strathpine, Queensland

More than 2000 people on Manus & Nauru face a very uncertain future. Mojgan Shamsalipoor fled her home in...

November 13, 2017

Dept. of Immigration and Citizenship 299 Adelaide St, Brisbane

(Between Creek Street and Elly Lane)

Map for location of Brisbane Department of Immigration

The situation on Manus Island is critical. After 12 days of resisting attempts by PNG and Australian authorities to...

November 8, 2017

Australia was slammed by the UN Human Rights Committee for its “chronic non-compliance” with, and disengagement from, that Committee’s work. Australia’s record on human rights was found lacking as part of the Committee’s review into Australia’s protection of civil and...

November 5, 2017

November 3rd at 6pm

King George Square

Emergency protest in solidarity with the refugees on Manus Island!

Today, Tuesday, the government is closing the detention centre by cutting off essential services and bulldozing parts on the centre.

These people must be brought t...

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Want to make a real difference for Refugees and Asylum Seekers? Why not visit them in detention here in Brisbane? ​

September 28, 2019

The facility is called Brisbane Immigration Transit Accommodation Centre (BITA) and is at

100 Sugarmill Road, Pinkenba. Advocates for asylum seekers an...

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