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From April 6–9, refugee rights activists from around the country will be in Darwin to visit refugees detained here by the Australian government. It will mark 10 years since the refugee rights movement’s first Easter convergence at Woomera in 2002 and 20 years of mandatory detention policies.

Speakers

  • Hadi Hosseini, Afghan Hazara refugee
  • Marcus Hampson, Refugee Rights Action Network WA
  • June Mills, Larrakia activist and performer

Noon, Friday April 6, at Parliament House, Darwin

Rally will be followed by a march to DIAC and then a BBQ at Christ Church Cathedral. There will be no public transport that day, so please make other arrangements.

For more details, call Peter 0429 694 083 or visit www.dassan.org. A flyer for the event is available here.