Victoria

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 [email protected] or by calling our reception on (03) 9412 0700.

Featured Events

Refugee Network Trivia Night

Amnesty trivia night featuring guest host Toby Halligan (The Project). Great prizes to be won and light snacks provided!

When:
Monday March 30 2015 6:00 PM
Where:
Loop Bar, 23 Meyers Pl, Melbourne, VIC, 3000

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Workshop & Campaign Update: What’s On for the rest of the year?

Come along to this activism workshop and campaign's update.

When:
Sunday May 03 2015 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where:
Amnesty International Vic Action Centre, Suite 8 134 Cambridge St, Collingwood, VIC, 3066

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Past, Present, Future: An Art Gallery On Human Rights

Come join us and celebrate the opening of our Human Rights art gallery at The Workers Club. Meet with University Groups Network volunteers and Amnesty staff.

When:
Friday May 08 2015 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Where:
The Workers Club, 53 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, VIC, 3065

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Amnesty activist at Amnesty Annual General Meeting. © AI/Hamish Gregory

Branch Annual General Meeting (BAGM) 2015

Share your ideas and passion with Amnesty International and other committed supporters at this year's Branch Annual General Meeting (BAGM).

When:
Saturday May 16 2015 9:30 AM - 5:15 PM
Where:
134 Cambridge Street, The Victorian Action Centre, Collingwood, VIC

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Activist Meet & Greet: Salil Shetty, Amnesty International Secretary General

Come and meet Salil Shetty, Amnesty International's Secretary General at a meet and greet exclusively being held for Amnesty activists in Victoria.

When:
Saturday May 30 2015 3:30 PM
Where:
TBC, Melbourne CBD, Melbourne, VIC, 3000

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Recent News

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Become the next ARTillery National Coordinator!

  • Published on 24/03/2015

The National Champion has the visionary volunteer support and coordinating skills to support ARTillery city groups to make the world BIGGER, BRIGHTER, BETTER in 2015. This is an exciting 6 month internship committing a day (or more a week) to expand colorful activist goodness around Australia.

Events Coordinator - now accepting applications!

  • Published on 24/03/2015

We are now recruiting for the exciting volunteer role events coordinator!

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Amnesty at OZ Comic Con 2015: Stall facilitators and Artists wanted! Application Deadline EXTENDED

  • Published on 24/03/2015

Have you always wondered how you can bring together your passion for pop culture and human rights? Here is your answer: Amnesty International is hosting an interactive stall at Melbourne Comic Con this year!

O’week 2015

  • Published on 16/02/2015

Join your Amnesty Uni Group in 2015!

Hume Group - Event Volunteers

  • Published on 19/12/2014

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