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As the dust settles on Medivac Bill

As the dust settles on an historic day in Parliament we would like to acknowledge the work of the community – people in detention, activists and advocates – in the passage of the Medical Evacuation Bill. This bill recognises that it is unjust to refuse medical treatment to critically ill people. We must go a step further and recognise the underlying injustice – and the cause of these illnesses in the first place – that it is unjust to refuse protection to people seeking... read more
Stop West Papuan Genocide National Day of Action – Narrm/Melbourne

Stop West Papuan Genocide National Day of Action – Narrm/Melbourne

Sail4Justice crew are joining the Melbourne West Papua Community and supporters for the national day of action for West Papua at the front of the Indonesian Consulate at 10am Tuesday 12.2.2019 “In 2018, between December 4 and 15, the Indonesian government unleashed a brutal military operation in the central highlands of West Papua. Photos emerged of civilians limbs covered in burns and wounds. Seven are confirmed dead and thousands more fled to the nearby hills, displacing them from... read more
Aboriginal Tent Embassy and Invasion Day Ashes

Aboriginal Tent Embassy and Invasion Day Ashes

Invasion Day 2019.  Crew from Sail4Justice freedom flotilla joined in solidarity with the First Nation leaders and activists at the Aboriginal Tent Embassy. The camp on the lawns of old parliament house has been running 47 years making it the longest running protest in Australia. It is a place where Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mob can come to bring their message to parliament and take action against the ongoing genocide. Invasion Day started with a march from Canberra city to the... read more
Sail4Justice joins the protest against AGL

Sail4Justice joins the protest against AGL

Get on Board! 🏄 Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 2PM Shoreham Beach, Shoreham, Victoria 3916 Peninsula’s biggest paddle out.Show your appreciation for our bay. A peaceful protest of AGL’s proposal. Join us in kick ass community for this epic event! This is a day to come together and celebrate our beautiful Bay. All welcome, kayaks, sups, surfboards, boogie boards, flippers, drift wood, anything that floats! Get your froth on and bring your grommies 🙌 A little bit on AGL’s... read more
A letter to PNG

A letter to PNG

English Version This is a message to our future friends, comrades and Pacific warriors in PNG. As we pass through your waters on our journey to Manus Island to highlight the injustices practiced by the Australian government, we want to acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land and sea through which we travel. ‘Sail 4 Justice’ is a freedom flotilla of sail boats traveling from Australia and carrying concerned activists and sailors from around the world including Australian Aboriginal... read more