Thursday, March 24

Stand in solidarity with the people of East Timor demanding their rights. 12:30pm. DFAT, 55 Collins St, City. Organised by Timor Sea Justice Campaign.

Wednesday, November 28, 2012


Resistance Centre, 5/407 Swanston st, Melbourne (opposite of RMIT)

tel: 9639 8622,

"Australian Indigenous music event celebrating performances from coastal and saltwater country communities facing potential impact of climate change and rising sea levels."


King Kadu
Andrew Manok
Joe Geia
With Peter Rotumah & Deline Briscoe

Ken Haley speaks about the advantages of wheeled mobility, and asks what disability grips those bipeds who can't see they should be in envy of wheelchair users, those lucky souls on a thrill ride that lasts a lifetime. A light-hearted look at the philosophical principle of mutual incomprehension. This is a free event; bookings are not required.

The Wheeler Centre, 176 Little Lonsdale St, City. For more info visit Wheeler Centre.

A night of humour to raise funds for seriously great community climate campaigning. Featuring a line-up of some of Melbourne's finest and most intelligent comedians:
Catherine Deveny, Mathew Kenneally, Ben Pobjie, Stella Young, Scott Abbot, Toby Halligan, Kate McLennan, Mohammed 'Mo' El-Leissy, Alasdair Tremblay-Birchall and James Bramwell.

Fitzroy Town Hall, 201 Napier St, Fitzroy.

$25/$18. Book tickets on website.

Wednesday, August 24

2pm. State Library, Swanston St, City.

Monday, September 14

6.30pm. Satay Anika (back room upstairs). 140 Lygon St, Brunswick. Cheap meal available. BYO alcohol. Presented by Climate Action Moreland.

A community gathering, with musicians, poets, traditional dance groups, live bands, to celebrate the struggles and resistance of Latin American grassroots movements demanding workers rights, land for Indigenous/first nations people, real democracy and real changes across human society. With The Conch, Divina Providencia, Clandestine Voice. 6:30pm. MUA Hall, 46-54 Ireland St, West Melbourne. Bookings essential, discounts for groups, no BYO, drinks and food available; to book a table ph Rodrigo 0414 970 418 or Lucho 0425 539 149. $15/$10. Organised by Latin American Solidarity Network.

Saturday, November 22

10am. 118 Wellington Pd, East Melbourne.

A.S.P.I.R.E (Australian Society for the Palestinian Refugees Emergency

In 2009, 16 families 'stranded for years on the Syrian-Iraqi' were resettled in Australia thanks to the wonderful work of ASPIRE volunteers and Amnesty International Australia.
11 of the families are now living in Pert and 5 living in Melbourne

ASPIRE 2010-Please join us in welcoming the families
Enjoy the music of Jafra (ASPIRE band) & more.
Hear-stories of the journey to a new life in Australia
Taste yummy Palestinean food cooked by the 5 Melbourne Families.


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