New South Wales

Amnesty International in New South Wales encourages people to get involved with defending and protecting human rights in their local area.

In New South Wales there are thousands of supporters working in different ways to defend human rights. Whether you want to join one of our action groups or networks, come along to an event or volunteer at the NSW Action Centre, you can get involved and help us defend human rights.

Featured Events

Blackmores Sydney Running Festival 2014

Want to run the Blackmores Sydney Running Festival 2014 for Team Amnesty? Find out how to get involved.

Sunday September 21 2014 6:00 AM
Bradfield Park, Milsons Point, Sydney, NSW, 2000

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Evening of Conversation

Join Amnesty Randwick for an evening of conversation with experts on asylum seekers and refugees.

Thursday October 23 2014 6:30 PM
60 Clovelly Rd, The Randwick Literary Institute, Randwick, NSW, 2031

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‘Surviving Darfur’ exhibition

'Surviving Darfur' is a photo exhibition documenting the lives of refugees in Chad's refugee camps. The collection is from acclaimed photographer Richard Wainwright.

Monday October 27 2014 12:00 PM
TAP Gallery, 278 Palmer St, Darlinghurst, NSW, 2010

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Expanse Conference

Calling all young activists! Join Amnesty NSW Youth at Sydney's conference for Equality and Humanity.

Saturday November 29 2014 9:00 AM
Darling Quarter Theatre, 1-25 Darling St, Sydney, NSW, 2000

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Balmain Writes for Rights

Join the Balmain/Rozelle Amnesty group participation in the global Letter Writing Marathon

Sunday December 07 2014 12:00 PM
Cat and Fiddle, 456 Darling St, Balmain, NSW, 2041

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Recent News

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NSW Youth Activism Award

  • Published on 18/11/2014

Amnesty NSW acknowledges the activism of young people within our movement who have shown outstanding service to the organisation and human rights. The NSW Branch Committee wishes to recognise their impact and efforts with the presentation of this NSW Youth Activism Award. Nominate now.

End of Year Volunteer Positions

  • Published on 18/11/2014

Do you have some spare time over the silly season or do you want to get further involved in 2015? Find out how...

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Recruiting Activism Support Volunteer (ASV)

  • Published on 31/10/2014

We have an exciting opportunity available in the NSW office for an enthusiastic volunteer wishing to develop more skills in activism and logical support.

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University and Youth Coordination Team - Volunteer Positions

  • Published on 16/10/2014

Come and join the University and Youth Team in NSW and help support and shape youth activism in 2015.

Urgent Action News October 2014

  • Published on 10/10/2014

The latest Urgent Action News.

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The NSW Action Centre

Level 1
79 Myrtle Street
Chippendale, NSW 2008


Locked Bag 23
Broadway, NSW 2007

Phone: (02) 8396 7670

Fax: (02) 8396 7677



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