Palm Sunday 2016: Walk for Justice for Refugees. March 20, 2016

Palm Sunday Walk for Justice Front of March

Palm Sunday Walk for Justice

Palm Sunday 2016 Poster Download

Palm Sunday Leaflet Download

Pick up points for Palm Sunday materials 2016 (For those who want to collect posters and fliers. )

2.00pm, 20/3/16. State Library cnr Swanston and Latrobe street.

Speakers for the Melbourne event include:

  • Daniel Webb – Human Rights Law Centre (State Library)
  • Nazir Yousafi – Refugee & President Victorian Afghan Associations Network (State Library)
  • Senator Sarah Hanson Young – Australian Greens (State Library)
  • Interfaith Panel: Rabbi Jonathan Keren-Black – The Leo Baeck Centre, Mohamed Mohideen – Islamic Council of Victoria, Stuart McMillan, President Uniting Church (State Library)
  • Lisa Fitzpatrick – State Secretary ANMF (Queen Victoria Gardens)
  • Shen Narayanasamy – GetUp! (Queen Victoria Gardens)
  • Pamela Curr – Asylum Seeker Resource Centre (Queen Victoria Gardens)

MC for the day is Corrine Grant

Music performance by

  • Musical performances by Dan Sultan, Melbourne Mass Gospel Choir, South of the River, Little Foot and Shaking The Tree (Dan Sultan will be performing at the end of the march in Queen Vic Gardens, half the speakers will also be at the end of the march).

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Call for Volunteers

We are calling for volunteers to act as Marshals, Collectors, staffing the RAN Stall and more. If you can help please contact Marie on   (Volunteer Palm Sunday in the subject line) to register by Weds 16 March


Palm Sunday Rallies Around Australia: Walk for Justice wherever you are.

Regional  Events

  • Armidale: Judith Wright Grove (across from Farmer’s Market), 11.30am: More details here
  • Echuca:  St. Mary’s Parish to St Mary’s Primary, 3pm: More details here
  • Lennox Head:  Beach side of Ballina Street, Lennox Head near the bus stop opposite the shops, 10.30am: Contact
  • Margaret River:  Prevelly, 99 Mitchel Drive, 1pm: More details here
  • Murwillumbah:  Tweed Shire Council Chambers, 2pm: More details here
  • Newcastle:  Pacific Park, 11.30am: More details here
  • Toowoomba:  St. Patrick’s Cathedral, 11.30am: More details here
  • Wollongong:  North Wollongong Bathers Pavilion, 1pm: More details here