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Wangaratta – Vigil – Six years too long
19 July 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RAR Wangaratta- Friday July 19 Vigil – 4-5 pm
#SixYearsTooLong #CloseManusAndNauru #SafeResettlementNow
Our July vigil marks the sixth anniversary of people seeking our protection detained on Manus and Nauru.
Please stand with us to highlight your continuing concern for people still being detained without a safe home after 6 years.
Date: Friday 19 July
Time: 4-5 pm
Where: Outside the office of Dr Helen Haines MP at the roundabout – 17 Murphy St. Wangaratta
Theme: Bring a message for an asylum seeker or refugee in a bottle for display as a symbol of island imprisonment (messages will be sent to detainees on Manus & Nauru after the vigil).
Banners & signs available – all welcome!
Use the hashtags, July flyer and open letter attached to express your concerns to Dr Helen Haines MP and local media.
Dr Helen Haines
Independent MP for Indi
Editorial – Wangaratta Chronicle
PH: 5721 7077 (Wangaratta)
PH: 5723 0100 / AH 5723 0107