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.

Saturday September 20 2014 8:00 PM
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 7:30 AM
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 1:00 AM
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.

Friday November 28 2014 10:00 PM
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 1:00 AM
Cat and Fiddle, 456 Darling St, Balmain, NSW, 2041

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Recent News

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Event Volunteers Wanted - Dragon Boat Racing

  • Published on 15/12/2014

Join our Dragon Boat Racing team for the Chinese New Year Festival. You will be trained and working with a great team of human rights defenders.

Urgent Action News December 2014

  • Published on 12/12/2014

Read the latest Urgent Action News here.

NSW Media Volunteer Role

  • Published on 12/12/2014

Amnesty International Australia has an exciting media volunteer opportunity based in our Sydney action centre.

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Write for Rights in Manly

  • Published on 4/12/2014

Manly Amnesty had a fantastic event last night at the Surf Club writing letters for Individuals at Risk.

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Sutherland Writes for Rights

  • Published on 30/11/2014

The Sutherland Shire group sharpened their pencils for this years Write for Rights.

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