Amnesty International in Victoria welcomes all people interested in defending and protecting human rights in the local area.

Everyday we have activists across Victoria working to defend human rights and you too can get involved by joining one of our Action Groups, coming along to our monthly Get Active Meetings (held on the first Monday of each month) or attending one of our events.

To keep up to date with all upcoming events and news, sign up on the right hand panel of this page. Alternatively you can can subscribe by sending an email to or by calling our reception on (03) 9412 0700.

Featured Events

Activist Arts Festival

Activist Arts Festival

The Activist Arts Festival is an initiative to bring together activist groups throughout Melbourne and to enable access to these groups by local communities in a non-protest environment. The event exhibits different forms of activism through art: photography, music, spoken word, paintings and film.

Saturday November 15 2014 1:30 AM
54 Victoria St, Bella Union, Trades Hall, Carlton, VIC, 3053

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Beneath the Blindfold

Beneath the Blindfold screening

Please join us for a special film screening of Beneath the Blindfold, a documentary about the courage and kindness of four extraordinary survivors. Event hosted by Claire Mallinson, National Director of Amnesty International Australia.

Thursday November 20 2014 7:00 AM
179 La Trobe Street, Village Roadshow Theatrette, State Library of Victoria Entry 3, Melbourne, VIC, 3000

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Women’s Rights Defenders Network Launch Party

Join us to celebrate the launch of Amnesty International Women's Rights Defenders Network Victoria!

Monday November 24 2014 7:30 AM
Suite 8, 134 Cambridge St, Collingwood, VIC, 3066

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Recent News

Hume Group - Event Volunteers

  • Published on 19/12/2014

The Hume Group needs event volunteers to assist with the first event of 2015!

University Group Coordinator Volunteer Position

  • Published on 10/10/2014

Are you interested in volunteering with Amnesty International as a University Group Coordinator?

Brunswick Group Events Coordinator

  • Published on 28/08/2014

The Brunswick group is looking for a volunteer lead events coordinator!

Inner South Group Convener

  • Published on 20/08/2014

The Inner South Group is looking for a new convener.

Community Organiser Internship

  • Published on 1/07/2014

Amnesty International Australia (AIA) currently has an exciting internship opportunity in our Victorian Action Centre for 2014. Our interns will play a critical role in assisting us to deliver our global and national campaign objectives.

The position is available on a 4 month rotational basis. To be successful, you must be available 3 days a week, Wednesday to Friday (not negotiable) from 10am – 4pm for a 4 month period.

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