Perth and Fremantle

Reportback on events over the Easter weekend at the Curtin Detention Centre.

Citiplace Community Centre, Perth train station concourse.

MORE INFO: The campaign to end mandatory detention is again growing as the camps and detention centers reach breaking point.

The Refugee Rights Action Crew has first hand accounts of conditions in the camp, extensive communication with the asylum seekers imprisoned there to share, as well as dramatic stories of pain & courage.

One Day in Freo Concert

Sunday January 28 @ 2pm
Fremantle Esplanade Park

Hosted by the City of Fremantle

https://www.facebook.com/events/1711992385542015/

Protest against Labor's new policy of deporting all refugees to Papua New Guinea.

Murray Street Mall, Perth city.

Organised by Refugee Rights Action Network.

Rally against indiscriminate use of Tasers by police and against deaths in custody. Wesley Church corner, William St, Perth.

Forum: Campaigning Against Racism and Islamophobia Today

Thursday August 11 @ 6pm

The Perth Activist Centre, 15/5 Aberdeen St East Perth

Hosted by Socialist Alliance WA

https://www.facebook.com/events/1773664999518592/

Election rally organised by Occupy Perth featuring a wide variety of campaign groups and performers.

Cottesloe Beach Front, Napier St, Cottesloe

Fortnightly Socialist Alliance meeting featuring Alex Bainbridge, Jessica MacFarlane & Farida Iqbal and general discussion.

Perth Activist Centre, 15/5 Aberdeen St, Perth (next to McIver station)

Public lecture by Derek Elsworth, Professor of Energy and Geo- Environmental Engineering at Pennsylvania State University.

Murdoch Lecture Theatre (G58), Arts Building, University of WA

Presented by Institute of Advanced Studies.

Pyjama party sleep-in to protest late-night train service cuts.
Fri March 6, 11.55pm - Saturday March 7
Forrest Place, Wellington St, Perth city (opp Perth Train station).

We would like to catch a train home, but it's 12.05 on Friday night so apparently we can't! We'll have to sleep over in Perth.

~~ This is an event to protest the planned cancellation of Transperth trains after midnight on weekends. These are vital services, supporting a range of people. We need to let the state government know that $1.5 million per year for this integral service is money well spent. ~~

THE PLAN:

The only people to blame for sexual violence are people who commit sexual violence.

Gather: Stirling Gardens, cnr Barrack St & St Georges Tce, Perth. March to Russel Square, Northbridge.

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