How to get active

July 16, 2015


Come to a Women in Black silent vigil for peace. Mourning the victims of violence around the world. Saturday July 25 at 10.30am. Old Courthouse in the Mall.


Watch a film: Selma. Follows the civil rights movement in the 1960s, with a focus on Martin Luther King Jr. Entry $10/$5 conc. Friday Jul 24 at 6pm. Brisbane Activist Centre, 74b Wickham St, Fortitude Valley. Ph Dom 0431 638 772.


Protest outside the ALP conference on Saturday July 25.
Rally for clean energy at 11am. Organised by Getup!
Stop Labor’s cruel refugee policy at 12pm. No to offshore processing! No to mandatory detention! Organised by the Refugee Action Collective; endorsed by Labor 4 Refugees.
Demand a binding vote on marriage equality at 1pm. Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Convention Centre Place, Southbank.


Celebrate at Santiago de Cuba Carnival 2015. Commemorate the 62nd anniversary of the start of the Cuban Revolution. All proceeds to support health and education projects in Cuba. Saturday July 25 at 7.30pm. Fremantle Navy Club, 3rd Floor, 64 High St, Fremantle. Bookings email; Ph 0419 812 872.

Join us at a forum: Marriage equality and beyond. Panel: Rachel Evans, founding activist of the campaign; Norrie, pioneer of sex and gender rights campaigns; Stephanie, leading figure in the trans community; Steve Warren, one of the original 1978 Mardi Gras participants. Tuesday July 28, 6.30pm. Resistance Centre, 22 Mountain St, Ultimo. Ph 8070 9331.

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