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June 29, 2018

Update : As of 15th November, Ali* remains in detention at Brisbane Immigration 'Transit' Accommodation.He has been held there for over 3 months.He still has not been allowed to visit the shia mosque.

In the months since Ali* arrived in Queensland, ABF are still making...

June 28, 2018

Two days before her son took his own life on Nauru, Fazileh Mansour Beigi’s final plea for help carried with it a warning too.

For months inside the Australian-run regional processing centre, Mansour Beigi had begged for help for her sons, whom she had watched deteriora...

June 24, 2018


For close to five years Australia has had more than 2000 innocent people, many found to be refugees and owed protection, locked up in its off shore detention hellholes of Nauru and Manus Island.

This prolonged det...

June 18, 2018

 Vigil for Fariborz Karami

June 18th at 7 AM

199 Gympie Road,Strathpine

(Opposite Strathpine Station)

Another unnecessary death has occurred on Nauru bring the total deaths in Australia's off-shore detention hellholes to twelve. Fariborz Karami,a 26 year old , broken by 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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