On International day against Homophobia and Transphobia,(IDAHOT) join Equal Love and equality supporters on the streets to send a message to the current government that enough is enough, its time for equality.
Brisbane branch meeting
Albion Peace Centre, 102 McDonald Rd, Windsor (near Albion station)
School students are inviting everyone to join us for our biggest ever Global #ClimateStrike to launch the next phase of our fight for climate justice. Demanding: 1: No new coal, oil and gas, including Adani’s mine, 2: 100% renewable energy generation and exports by 2030; 3: Funding for a just transition and jobs for fossil fuel workers and their communities.
Brisbane (details to be confirmed)
Help push Westpac to reject funding for the Adani Carmichael mine.
Meet Post Office Square, action at Westpac Branch, 260 Queen St, city.
Organised by 350.org
Rally and temporary sit-in to #StopAdani. Music from 5pm, speeches 5:30 to 6pm.
Middle of Queen St Mall (Albert St intersection), Brisbane
Organised by Galilee Blockade & Jonathan Sri's office.
Sunset Picnic in Celebration of International Womens Day.
Rotunda, New Farm Park, New Farm.
There are many strong environmental and social justice arguments why the capitalist system needs to be replaced. But is it possible in Australia, which is one of the wealthiest countries in the world? Long time socialist Peter Boyle argues the case for revolution.
Albion Peace Centre, 102 McDonald Rd, Windsor (near Albion station, parking available)
Cheap meal available from 6pm. Organised by Socialist Alliance.
Selection of short films focusing on climate change followed by speakers including climate change activist and secretary of the Kirabati Australia Association, Wanita Limpus. $15/$13.50. Powerhouse, New Farm.
Bring the family and join your union for a march and then a family fun day at the Brisbane Showgrounds.
Wharf St, Spring Hill
Organised by Queensland Unions.
Teacher and union activist Adrian Skerritt will report back from this year’s Labor Notes conference in Chicago including details about the inspiring union struggles in the US like the 13 day West Virginia teachers strike which won a pay rise for all state employees.
The RedBrick Hotel, 83 Annerley Rd, Wooloongabba