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Unity in diversity
Unity in Diversity is a multicultural festival celebrating the achievements and contribution of people from a diverse range of cultural backgrounds....

June 23, 2018 11:00 am

Gregson Park Steel St Hamilton, NSW 2303 Australia

Gregson Park, Steel St, Hamilton NSW 2303, Australia

Death penalty Assembly and association
Engadine Uniting Church Letter Writing
Participants arrive any time between 10:30 am and 11:30 am. They are provided with writing materials, chair and table, and information sheets on a...

June 24, 2018 10:30 am

Engadine Uniting Church

2 Chipilly Avenue, Engadine NSW 2233, Australia

Activism Community event
An Afternoon of Music to Mark Refugee Week
Three singing groups will be performing, interspersed with talks from refugees. The performers are the indigenous groups ‘The Stiff Gins’...

June 24, 2018 2:00 pm

National Theatre

Wallace Street, Braidwood NSW, Australia

Activism Community event
Humans of Refuge: The Exhibition @ ANU
Amnesty at ANU brings you the photo exhibition titled ‘Humans of Refuge’ this Refugee Week 2018. Often the only news we hear about...

June 24, 2018 2:00 pm

Prompt Gallery, PopUp@ANU

The Australian National University, Canberra ACT, Australia

Refugees Campaigns briefing
June Refugee
Activist Hook-up
Join our Refugee activist hook-up and hear updates on the Refugee campaign and participate in a discussion around tactics and activities that are...

June 27, 2018 7:00 pm

Women's rights Film Screening
He named Me Malala screening
The Chermside Amnesty International Action Group is hosting a screening of “He Named me Malala” at the Brisbane Square Library on June 28 at...

June 28, 2018 6:30 pm

Brisbane Square Library

Brisbane Square Library, 266 George St, Brisbane City QLD, Australia

Human Rights Training
‘SCAFFOLDING ACTIVISTS' LEARNING - WORKSHOP SERIES’
Training of Trainer Who is this training for? Lead Activists Group Conveners Anyone who wants to share their skills, experience and enthusiasm and as...

June 30, 2018 9:30 am

Amnesty International Australia, Action Centre

79 Myrtle St, Chippendale NSW 2008, Australia

Refugees
Film “Chauka, Please Tell Us the Time”
Filmed on a mobile phone from inside Manus Island detention centre, journalist and Manus Island detainee, Behrouz Boochani, collaborated in secret...

July 1, 2018 5:00 pm

Avalon Baptist Peace Church

2 George Street, Avalon Beach NSW 2107, Australia

Refugees Community event
Revenir (to return) - A film by Kumut Imesh & David Fedele
For years, the stories of West African migrants and refugees have been told through the lenses of foreign journalists. Now there is a story from the...

July 1, 2018 6:30 pm

Bates Hall, Blackheath Community Centre

Gardiner Crescent, Blackheath NSW, Australia

Individuals at risk Campaigns briefing
Stay up to date with the latest info on our BRAVE campaign
Get updates on the BRAVE Individuals at Risk cases that we’re asking you to work on, details about how you can reach your community and...

July 2, 2018 7:30 pm

Refugees Conference
ARAN National Conference - Delegates from Tasmanian Refugee Rights Action Group
The Conference is held over 2 days and is hosted by the National Body ARAN. The aim of the conference is to: discuss the political context and...

July 7, 2018 8:05 am

ANMF Building

535 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Activism
Melbourne Mustangs V. Canberra Brave Pride Game
#PuckHomophobia Join us at the O’Brien Group Arena on Saturday, July 7 to watch as the Melbourne Mustangs take on the Canberra Brave in...

July 7, 2018 5:00 pm

O'Brien Group Area

105 Pearl River Rd, Docklands VIC 3008, Australia

Rock for Refugees!
  Rock for Refugees! All Ages Come along and rock out to youth bands; the theme is Human Rights. The aim is to raise awareness of Refugee...

July 7, 2018 7:30 pm

Wesley Hall

58 Melville Street, Hobart TAS, Australia

Indigenous rights
2018 INNER CITY NAIDOC FAMILY AND SPORTS DAY
Everyone’s invited to the Inner City NAIDOC Family and Sports Day on Friday 13th July at the National Centre of Indigenous Excellence...

July 13, 2018 10:00 am

National Centre of Indigenous Excellence (NCIE)

180 Georgie Street Redfern, NSW 2008

Activism Get Active
Get Active with Amnesty International
At Amnesty International, we defend human rights around the world and at home in Australia. Our volunteers and activists in Canberra campaign for a...

July 17, 2018 5:30 pm

Amnesty International ACT/SNSW

33 Ainslie Place, Canberra ACT, Australia

Death penalty Campaigns briefing
Salamanca Stall - BRAVE Campaign
Come and say hi, sign a petition and have a chat to Amnesty activists about our BRAVE Campaign. People all around the world face human rights...

July 21, 2018 9:00 am

Salamanca

Salamanca Place, Battery Point TAS, Australia

Human Rights Training
‘Scaffolding Activists' Learning - Workshop Series’
Strategic Planning (21/07/18)   Who is this training for? Group conveners who may want to review their strategic planning and evaluation...

July 21, 2018 9:30 am

Amnesty International Australia, Action Centre

79 Myrtle St, Chippendale NSW 2008, Australia

Freedom of expression, association and assembly Training
‘Scaffolding Activists' Learning - Workshop Series’
Community Organising    Who is this training for? New and emerging leaders Anyone who wants to know more about social justice and social...

August 25, 2018 9:30 am

Refugees
Sutherland Shire Movie Screening of 'Human Flow'
Join us in the screening of this powerful film which will help you understand the current global refugee crisis through the view of 20 countries....

September 10, 2018 6:30 pm

Event Cinemas Miranda

8H, Kingsway Miranda, NSW 2228

Freedom of expression, association and assembly Training
‘Scaffolding Activists' Learning - Workshop Series’
Expanding Groups    Who is this training for? Group Conveners Amnesty staff with limited volunteer connections   What will you learn? Recruit,...

September 22, 2018 9:30 am

Amnesty International Australia, Action Centre

79 Myrtle St, Chippendale NSW 2008, Australia

Refugees Rally
Lismore's vigil for refugee rights
Join Amnesty International Lismore at their weekly Thursday vigil to advocate for the rights of people seeking asylum. Stand with Amnesty Lismore...

December 31, 2018 4:30 pm

Kevin Hogan's Electorate Office

63 Molesworth Street, Lismore NSW, Australia