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Great Western: Dinner with Sister Brigid Arthur

9 August 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Dinner and guest speaker to be held at

Sallingers in Great Western on Thursday September 15th.

Guest speaker is Sister Brigid Arthur,

who is well known for her work with refugees and asylum seekers

in Melbourne and beyond.

The cost is $35 per head plus drinks. Two courses.

Buy your own drinks at the bar. No BYO.

Brigid Arthur 1

Meet Sister Brigid Arthur, 81. A national treasure.

Fearless defender of people seeking ‪#‎asylum‬ for 15 years.

Taking ‪#‎refugees‬ into her own home at the Brigidine Sisters.

Mad cricket fan

Key leader of church sanctuary movement for ‪#‎LetThemStay‬ for 267 refugees.

Been arrested twice fighting for the rights of refugees.

Board Member of the ASRC for 8 years.

Read her wonderful story here:

http://www.theage.com.au/national/cricketmad-sister-brigid-arthur-goes-into-bat-for-refugee-rights-20160216-gmvd8f.html#ixzz412qVQ63w

Details

Date:
9 August 2016
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm