Across Australia communities have come out and participated in Walk Together events to welcome refugees.
"The Pleb is dead, now let us wed" read one placard at Brisbane's October 15 rally for marriage equality.
More than 600 people marched through the streets in a passionate and determined call for the parliament to simply put the bill and pass the bill.
A few hundred activists protested Pauline Hanson and raicism in Bourke Street Mall, Melbourne on 7th October.
Photos by Alison Eldridge
On October 6, students took part in banner drops, live artwork and marches at Sydney University's Camperdown campus to save the Sydney College of the Arts.
A rally included speeches from Grant Wheeler...
The National Day of Action against Youth Incarceration on October 11 was marked by a protest rally and march, which also blocked a CBD intersection.
The focus of the rally was justice for detained Aboriginal youth Dylan Voller, who was the main victim highlighted in the ABC Four...