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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Public meeting with MP Jenny Macklin

Join us for a public meeting with senior Labour MP Jenny Macklin . Minister Macklin with be speaking and taking questions on policy and issues relating to people seeking asylum in Australia .

When:
Thursday April 02 2015 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Where:
Eltham High School, 30-60 Withers Way, Eltham, VIC, 3095

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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.

Candle Day Coordinator - now accepting applications!

  • Published on 24/03/2015

The Victorian Branch Committee is now recruiting for the exciting volunteer role of Candle Day Coordinator.

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

  • 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!

Recruiting Now: Bayside Group Leadership Team

  • Published on 12/03/2015

The Bayside Amnesty International Group is looking for passionate people to be part of the new leadership team. If you live in the Bayside area, are passionate about Human Rights and have 15 hours a month to volunteer to support the group then APPLY NOW!

O’week 2015

  • Published on 16/02/2015

Join your Amnesty Uni Group in 2015!