Other Support Groups

USEFUL WEBSITES and FACEBOOK PAGES

Refugee Council of Australia 

A Just Australia  

Andrew & Renata Kaldor Centre for International Refugee Law, Faculty of Law University of New South Wales

Amnesty International Australia

Amnesty Refugee Network   

The Refugee Post – Amnesty’s Refugee Network (Vic) Newsletter

Amnesty Groups by State

Amnesty Individual Groups

Asylum Seeker Resource Centre (ASRC) – Victoria   

  • Facebook – ASRC
  • Email – 
  • Newsletters

Asylum Seekers Centre – NSW   

 Australian Churches Refugee Taskforce  

  • Email – 

Australia for UNHCR  

ChilOut  

Sanctuary Australia Foundation

  • Facebook – Sanctuary Australia Foundation
  • Twitter
  • Email: 

GetUp  

  • Facebook – GetUp
  • Email – 

Julian Burnside

Migrant Resource Centre of South Australia (MRCSA)

  • Email – 

Refugee Action Coalition Sydney

Refugee Action Collective (Queensland)

Refugee Action Collective (Victoria)

Refugee Advocacy Network (RAN) – Victoria

Refugee and Immigration Legal Centre (RILC) now known as Refugee Legal

Refugee Rights Action Network (RRAN) – WA

SCARF (Stategic Community Assistance to Refugee Families) – Wollongong

Regional Refugee Action Networks    

CRAG – Combined Refugee Action Group – Geelong, Victoria  

  • Facebook – CRAG
  • Email – 

CVRSN – Central Victorian Refugee Support Network

  • Email for further information –  RAR Admin at 

Other Asylum Seeker and Refugee Support Groups

Bathurst Refugee Support Group (NSW)

Bayside Refugee Advocacy and and Support Association (BRASA) (formerly Hampton) – Victoria

  • Email – c/- RAR Admin at 
  • Website

Bellarine for Refugees – Victoria

  • Email – 

Blue Mountains Refugee Support Group – NSW

Break O’Day Welcome and Support Group – Tasmania

Buddies Refugee Support Group – (Sunshine Coast, Qld)

Canberra Refugee Action Committee – ACT

  • Facebook – Canberra RAC
  • Email – 

Compassion and Justice for Refugees – Upper Spencer Gulf – SA

  • Facebook – Compassion & Justice for Refugees – Upper Spencer Gulf 
  • Email c/- RAR – 

DASSAN – Darwin Asylum Seeker Support and Advocacy Network – NT

  • Facebook – DASSAN Community
  • Email – 

GADRC – Grandmothers Against Detention of Refugee Children 

  • Facebook – Grandmothers against Detention of Refugee Children
  • Email – 

GADRC – Grandmothers Against Detention of Refugee Children – Ballarat

  • Facebook – Grandmothers against Detention of Refugee Children – Ballarat
  • Email – 

GADRC – Grandmothers Against Detention of Refugee Children – Bendigo

  • Facebook – Grandmothers against Detention of Refugee Children – Bendigo
  • Email – 

GADRC – Grandmothers Against Detention of Refugee Children – Melbourne Ports

GADRC – Grandmothers Against Detention of Refugee Children – Sydney

  • Facebook – Grandmothers against Detention of Refugee Children – Sydney
  • Email –

Gannawarra Refugee Support Group

  • Email – c/- RAR Admin at 

Hunter Asylum Seeker Advocacy

  • Facebook
  • Email: Niko –  
    0406 296 141

In the Ballina region of NSW

  • Mullumbimby Loves Refugees
  • Presentation People for Justice
  • Lennox Head
  • Email for further information –  RAR Admin at 

Mornington Peninsula Human Rights Group – Victoria

  • Facebook – Mornington Peninsula Human Rights Group
  • Email for further information –  RAR Admin at 

MornPenHRG Newsletters 

Mums4Refugees     Mums4Refugees

  • In Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Tasmania, Gold Coast and the Central Coast.
  • Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/mums4refugees
  • Email – 

The Wesley Centre in Geelong has opened a ‘drop in’ centre for asylum seekers and people who have Temporary Protection Visas. The Welcome Place is open 2 days each week.

  • The Wesley Centre Asylum Seeker Welcome Place
    218 Ryrie St, Geelong 3220
    Phone: 0437 439 667

    • The Wesley Asylum Seeker Welcome Place opening times (from 22-07-2015):
    • 218 Ryrie St, Geelong
    • Wednesdays 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
    • Fridays 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    • Closed public holidays.

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