Changing the Tide

The Changing the Tide walkers, led by Anne Hilton, today reached the end of their ten day journey on the front lawns of Parliament House. Hilton said the group has walked for hours each day in silence, stopping at towns to meet locals…

Refugee embassy opens

The Refugee Embassy, RAC’s latest initiative to shed light on the limbo into which asylum seekers are thrust, has garnered strong media attention in Canberra. ABC’s 7.30 covered the Embassy’s opening last week outside the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.…

Take action now, write to your MP

You can continue to raise your voice against Australia’s brutal detention regime. Clare Conway and Julian Burnside have both provided excellent letter templates to remind your political representatives that the arbitrary detention of asylum seekers is never justified.  

Walk for the Silent Many

Anne Hilton will walk from Villawood Detention Centre to Parliament House over ten days in a walk of collective conciousness. Anne has worked with asylum seekers in immigration detention for the past twelve months and has witnessed first-hand the terrible…