The Welcome Social
Time & Location
About the Event
THE WELCOME SOCIAL A community gathering and fundraiser for the recently released medevaced refugees.
Inspired by the fundraising efforts of Refugee Voices, this event is a further response to the pitiful support shown by the Australian Government.
Sunday 9th May @ Howler, Brunswick Doors open 2pm
This event will consist of spoken reflections from community members recently released
+ musical performances by the following artists:
with Special Guests
Click on the link for tickets from moshtix.
This event is open to the whole Naarm/ Melbourne community, with free tickets for the recently released refugees as well as an extra allocated number of tickets free for First Nations’ and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Discounted tickets will be available for concession/ health care/ pension card holders. All proceeds will go straight to Refugee Voices (a refugee-led community organization), to further support for those still inside.
For limited tickets reserved for First Nations' and Torres Strait Islander peoples, please email firstname.lastname@example.org before they run out. (2 tickets per email can be reserved)
The event will provide a place to celebrate freedom, whilst fundraising for and raising awareness of the ongoing difficulties still faced by both those refugees released and still detained through the Australian Government's barbaric system.
SEE YOU THERE!!
We would like to acknowledge that this event is taking place on the unceded land of the Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung peoples of the Kulin Natin and pay our respect to their Elders past, present and emerging. Always Was Always Will Be Aboriginal Land.