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Chermside Action Group

About us: Join us to meet like-minded people, have fun, and make a difference! Our current focus is the Community is Everything campaign, raising public awareness at market stalls and meeting with local politicians.

Meeting time: 2.30pm, 2nd Sunday of the month

Contact: amnestychermside@gmail.com.


Coffs Coast Action Group

About us: We join with other human rights groups in our area for activities such as Harmony Day, Refugee Week and for Indigenous rights. These are an opportunity to raise awareness of human rights abuses.

Meeting time: 1st Wednesday of the month

Contact: amnestycoffscoast@gmail.com.

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Curtin University

About us: The Amnesty Curtin group aims to raise awareness of human rights in the local community by giving people a chance to get involved and make a difference.

We focus on a priority campaign each semester by hosting events such as stalls, movie nights and letter writing sessions.

Contact: curtinwa.amnesty@gmail.com

Darwin Action Group

About us: Come along and join our human rights action group, and have your say.
We always welcome new members — especially anyone who is interested in taking a role in the group, or mentoring and sharing with new members.

Meeting time: 7pm, 2nd Wednesday of the month

Location: Nightcliff Foreshore Cafe.

Contact: darwin.group@amnesty.org.au.


Dee Why Action Group

About us: We are involved in letter writing and campaigning on a broad range of human rights issues. We are a diverse group from the local community who are always looking for new members.

Contact: don@realsurf.com.

Dubbo Action Group

About us: Our group meets monthly to discuss how to best implement Amnesty campaigns focusing on the human rights of refugees, asylum seekers and indigenous people. 

Meeting time: 2nd Monday of the month 

Location: St Brigids Meeting room

Contact: dubbo.amnesty@gmail.com.


East Central Action Group

We meet at 8pm on the first Tuesday of each month for people from Hawthorn, Boorondara, Windsor and Glen Iris.

Email Rolf at rks@vicbar.com.au for more info.

Eastern Suburbs Action Group

About us: We campaign on a range of human rights issues in Sydney’s eastern suburbs. Recently we have been involved in the refugee campaign and Community is Everything (Indigenous rights).

Meeting time: 6.30pm, 2nd Tuesday of the month

Location: Berkelouw Books 19 Oxford St, Paddington

Contact: aia.esgroup@gmail.com.

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Flinders University

About us: The Flinders University Action Group welcomes all students, staff and members of the broader community.

Contact: johnfkelly2411@gmail.com


Forest Action Group

About us: We meet to protect human rights in a variety of ways – for instance, responding to ‘urgent actions’ by writing letters and emails. Join us!

Contact: eli.uk@hotmail.com


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