Melbourne

Sunday, October 4

Performers: Margaret RoadKnight, Kavisha Mazzella, Jeff Lang, Monica Weightman, Frank Jones, Enda Kenny, Yolanda Ingley II, Andy White, Mandy Connell, Les Thomas, Celine Yap and Brendon Bonsak. Backing band, The Handsome-Youngs, will include Steve Dagg, Dennis Close, Matthew Arnold, Monica Weightman and more. 2-8pm. The Lomond Hotel, 225 Nicholson St, Melbourne. Fundraiser for the Refugee and Immigration Legal Centre.

Saturday, June 28

9:30am. Fertility Control Clinic, 118 Wellington Pde, East Melbourne.

Wednesday, March 13, 6:30pm (meal from 6pm). Resistance Centre, Level 5, 407 Swanston St, City (opposite RMIT). Have you ever wondered why violence against women is so widespread or why women in Australia earn nearly 20% less than men. Why is it that women still do most of the unpaid work? Has sexism always existed? Is it genetic? What can we do about it? We will discuss all these questions and many more. Organised by Socialist Alliance. For more info ph 9639 8622.

Speakers:
Patrick Hearps, Beyond Zero Emissions
Jody Betzien, Socialist Alliance

A Socialist Alliance forum

6.30pm @ Resistance Centre, level 5, 407 Swanston st, City (opposite RMIT)

Since the fateful eviction day of the 21st of October 2011, the diaspora of those who participated in or bore witness to Occupy Melbourne have continued to engage with the global Occupy movement in a multitude of ways. Many have remained close to those networks that were cemented in the City Square occupation, others have moved on to new activist projects, returned to old projects, or possibly dissociated themselves from the Occupy Melbourne protest altogether.

Sunday, July 26

1:30pm. Jika Jika Community Centre, cnr Plant & Union Sts, Northcote. Organised by Defend and Extend Public Housing.

Tuesday, December 10, 1pm. The Victorian government is on the verge of giving out over $90 million of taxpayer money and billions of tonnes of brown coal to mining companies to kick start a massive brown coal export industry. Let's make sure they know that Victorians want: a renewable future. 1pm. Parliament House.

Wednesday, November 21

10am. Federation Square, cnr Flinders & Swanston Sts, City.

LOWKEY LIVE in MELBOURNE with FEAR OF A BROWN PLANET + MANY MORE

Sunday, January 23 at 7:00pm

Prince Bandroom
29 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda
Melbourne, Australia

The concert is a fundraising event, with 100% of all profits to be donated to humanitarian/development projects in Gaza and Indigenous communities in the Northern Territory.

Tickets are on sale now:
http://www.princebandroom.com.au/gigs/info/lowkey-uk

More info: http://www.facebook.com/1front

Federal Agriculture Minister Joe Ludwig will be talking to the Rural Press Club of Victoria on Australia's first National Food Plan. Australia needs a food plan that supports people's health and the ability of farmers to make a living. Instead this is a plan to support Big Food and the processed food industry. Meet the farmers and primary producers who work to keep our seed, food and agricultural land in local hands, growing food for us all.

CQ Functions, 113 Queen St, Melbourne, between Bourke and Little Collins Sts.

Organised by MADGE and Gene Ethics.

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