Brisbane

Protest against Canstruct, the Brisbane based civil engineering company set to take over the contract to maintain services on Nauru.

769 Fairfield Rd, Yeerongpilly QLD 4105, Australia

Organised by Refugee Action Collective

Two screenings (2:30pm and 4:30pm) at the Transitions Film Festival of the documentary about the battle to keep a unique part of Australia free of gas fields.

New Farm Cinemas, 701 Brunswick St, New Farm.

Premiere Film Screening: "The Ampilatwatja Walk-Off Protest vs. The Intervention"
The Alyawarr people from Ampilatwatja, NT walked off their community in July 2009 to set up a protest camp against the NT intervention, where they remain to this day. This film documents the construction of their protest house, with national Union support. Feat. Gwen Taylor, QCU Indigenous Officer speaking.
6pm Friday Mary 14, Trades & Labour Council Bldg, 16 Peel St, South Brisbane. Tickets $7 Conc., $12 full waged. Cheap meal & drinks available. Ph: Dom 0431 638 772

More than 2000 people on Manus & Nauru face a very uncertain future. Mojgan Shamsalipoor fled her home in Iran to escape violation and found safety and love here in our Brisbane community but faces deportation in a few weeks... Minister Dutton is accountable for these human rights abuses. Join TRAPSA, QCU Unions for Refugees & #FreeMojgan movement to call on Peter Dutton to act immediately - close the camps, evacuate the innocent men, women & children to Australia and allow Mojgan to apply for permanent residency.

Peter Dutton's Office, 199 Gympie Rd, Strathpine

The inaugural Wild Koala Day community event will be held at Old Petrie Town. Join us for a day of celebration in acknowledgement of our community's contribution to the preservation of the koalas of the Moreton Bay region and their habitat.

Old Petrie Town, Dayboro Rd, Whiteside.

Hosted by Pine Rivers Koala Care Association Inc

Speakers include Andrew Bartlett, The Greens; Fr Pan Jordan, Tamil community; Hassan Ghulam, Hazara community, Refugee Action Collective speaker. Brisbane Square (top of Queen St mall).

A public forum on how the prohibition of illicit drugs is "killing and criminalising our children".

Ann St Anglican Church Hall, cnr Ann & Wharf Sts, Brisbane.

Organised by The Kurilpa Citizen and the Queensland Council for Civil Liberties.

At Brisbane's detention centre, 100 Sugarmill Rd, Pinkenba. Catch train to Doomben station and car lifts will be organised. Organised by Refugee Action Collective.

This vigil marks the 4th anniversary of the opening of the Manus Island detention Centre and is a National event with vigils being held simultaneously in at least 12 cities around Australia.

King George Square, Brisbane CBD

Organised by GetUp

Aimed at increasing awareness, visibility and engagement with the UQ Women’s Collective and feminism on campus. Seminar and discussion on the role of men in feminism.

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