Refugee Action Coalition

Who we want to be


· Saturday, April 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


Cultural change demands the difficult and patient work of social critique and institutional reform.

Rally for refugees unites community organisations


· Friday, April 6, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


Hundreds of members of the Sydney public gathered on Palm Sunday to protest the indefinite detention of over 1,500 refugees.

Voicing dissent in support of ‘hostages’


· Saturday, February 10, 2018 · Leave a Comment 


The people on Manus and Nauru and on Christmas Island, and in the mainland gulags, really are “hostages”.

Bring detainees to Australia, protesters insist


· Friday, December 8, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


‘We are Australians and we are ashamed. We are afraid that we are breaching international human rights agreements. These people are human beings.

Refugee policy and the ‘plan for change’


· Wednesday, December 2, 2015 · Leave a Comment 


The meeting was organised by the Refugee Action Coalition – a grassroots coalition which has been working since 1999 to support refugees who are seeking asylum in Australia….

Refugee forum channels despair into action


· Monday, May 6, 2013 · Leave a Comment 


PADDINGTON: A range of actions that aim to challenge the way Australia treats asylum seekers will be implemented, following a well-attended forum at Paddington Uniting Church on April 30.

Music Review:Fighting words we Herd


· Tuesday, July 31, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


The so-called Pacific solution ran from 2001 to 2007. Now we’ve seen similar policies put forward by both sides of parliament. What are your thoughts on that? It…