March 13, 5pm. King George Square
Launch of the new book about militant, rank and file wharfie Wal Stubbings.
Avid Reader Bookshop and Cafe, 193 Boundary St, West End
Sponsored by Maritime Union of Australia and the Brisbane Labour History Association.
Classical Guitar Concert by Lakmal Peiris who is also a Cuban-trained Doctor. Lakmal will be playing his beautiful classical guitar in a concert to raise funds for hurricane Irma's fund relief.
Kurilpa Hall, 174 Boundary St, West End.
Organised by Australia-Cuba Friendship Society
The idea behind this meeting to kick off building an alliance of groups and individuals acting to stage coordinated protest action against the upcoming G20 Leaders' Summit, November 15-16, 2014, Brisbane.
With media stories beginning to come out about the preparations for G20, now is a perfect time to come together in the spirit of openness and collaboration to coordinate the strongest possible people's response.
Level 2, TLC Building (QLD Council of Unions), 16 Peel St, South Brisbane
Unconventional protest and temporary blockade against the removal of bike lanes from Victoria Bridge.
Gather southern side of Victoria Bridge (outside QPAC), South Brisbane
Organised by Right to the City
Refugee rights rally with speakers including Peter Catt (Anglican Dean) & Ros McLennan (Queensland Council of Unions).
Gather King George Square, Brisbane City. March to St John's Cathedral
Refugee rights rally featuring speakers including: Paul Stevenson (Psychologist and traumatologist and whistle blower); Paddy McLisky (Doctors for Refugee); Sam Watson (Aboriginal Human Rights Activist)
Reddacliff Place, 6 Queen St, Brisbane.
Organised by Refugee Action Collective.
Most people want abortion to be decriminalised but it remains in Qld's Criminal Code. The Law Reform Commission is inquiring into this matter, let's tell them we support abortion rights. Old, young, women, men, transgender people, people of diverse cultural backgrounds - all are welcome at our picket.
Cnr Boundary & Vulture Sts, West End
Organised by Women's Abortion Rights Campaign