Welcome to the Refugee Advocacy NetworkThe Refugee Advocacy Network is a broad coalition of Victorian organisations who have come together to advance a more just, humane approach to refugees and asylum seekers in Australia. If you or your organisation would like to support the network please get in touch.
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World Refugee Day Rally 2013
World Refugee Day Rally 2013 Welcome Refugees Close Manus Island, Close Nauru End mandatory detention; Stop deportations to danger; Honour the Refugee Convention Sunday 16 June, 12 noon Gather…
Release Ranjini Day – Free the ASIO Refugees
To mark the one year anniversary of her detention, on May 10th the Refugee Action Collective is hosting a Release Ranjini Day event. Our government is holding more than 50…
MELBOURNE ASIO NEGATIVE REFUGEES BEGIN MASS HUNGER STRIKE
At 2.00am, Monday morning (8 April), 28 ASIO negative refugees (24 Sri Lankan, 2 Iranian 2 Rohingyans) began a hunger strike at the Melbourne Immigration Transit Accommodation (MITA) detention centre….
Upcoming Events / News / Petitions
THE STORY OF MY LIFE IN DETENTION – A WORTHLESS HUMAN BEING Please let me relate my story in the hope that I could solicit your support to bring some…
Once again we have witnessed the tragedy of people dying in their attempt to reach Australia. This time it was Hazara families. This tragedy brings out the best and worst…
A court decision yesterday has meant that up to 120 asylum seekers may avoid deportation to Afghanistan. Immigration Minister Chris Bowen’s handling of the Afghan man’s case was described as ”disturbing” and deemed unlawful and unfair. Pamela…