2015 Perrin Park Multicultural Festival – to be held at Perrin Park Toowong:
Saturday, 22th August 2015, 10am – 2:30pm as part of Queensland Multicultural Week.
Now in its 3rd year operating (previously known as Brisbane West Cultural Expo); the Perrin Park Multicultural Festival aims to recognise and celebrate local and international communities residing in the Brisbane West Region – including Toowong, Indooroopilly, Taringa, St Lucia, West End, Auchenflower and other surrounding suburbs.
Newsletter date: 23 July 2015
* News Analysis: Stefan Armbruster, SBS News: Aboriginal activist enters Australia without passport
* Bio: Stefan Armbruster - Brisbane-based correspondent, SBS World News
* Policy Statement: The Guardian (The Worker's Weekly): CPA policy statement - NO to paternalistic recognition
* About Us - CPA: An introduction to the Communist Party of Australia
Download zine: https://ftpzine.wordpress.com/
“This is the fifth issue of FTP zine, our biannual report on anti-colonial, anti-state resistance, compiled within occupied Cadigal territory.
Like previous issues we have chosen to highlight acts of resistance to the Australian state and its control of this territory, such as attacks on its police, its prisons, its monuments and its schools.
Newsletter date: 29 June 2015
Ed. Note: This newsletter was last updated on 29 June 2015 at 10.40pm AEST. It may be updated further with news from Berlin and Sydney as it comes to hand.
* facebook: 2nd Berlin Action - Stop the Forced Closure of Aboriginal Communities in Australia: https://www.facebook.com/events/1585337031740518/
Newsletter date: 31 May 2015
* Media Release: Wangan & Jagalingou People: Adani's Carmichael woes escalate: Traditional owners file Federal Court challenge, mount World Banks Tour to block finance
* News Analysis: Lisa Cox, SMH: Adani coal mine: Indigenous groups mount fresh legal challenge
* News Analysis: John Taylor, ABC News: Indigenous protest held in Brisbane against $16 billion Adani coal mine in the Galilee Basin
Newsletter date: 6 May 2015
* Analysis / Opinion: Jon Altman, New Matilda: The Hunt For The Good Life: A Black Perspective
* Video - Vinka's story: Ella Archibald-Binge, SBS News: Home-grown Derby girl to be town's first Aboriginal doctor [Vinka's story is featured on Living Black: Kimberley Healing this week.]
Newsletter date: 10:20 am, 1 May 2015; Last updated 4:40pm, 1 May 2015
* Analysis / Opinion: SOGIP: Aboriginal communities should not be closed ! By Martin Préaud, Barbara Glowczewski and 16 French researchers working in Australia
* Analysis / Opinion: Arena Magazine: The Real Cost of Closing Remote Communities, by Brian F. Codding, Douglas W. Bird and Rebecca Bliege Bird
* Analysis / Opinion: Jon Altman, Land Rights News - Northern Edition: The quest for the good life
Newsletter date: 28 April 2015
* Video: NITV News - 27 April 2015: [Frontier Wars march in Canberra; Frontier Wars commemoration in Brisbane]
* Media Release: Sovereign Union: Police cause ugly confrontation with Aboriginal people at Canberra ANZAC Commemoration
* Media Release: Murrawarri Republic: Murrawarri Head of State refused entry to ANZAC Day March
Newsletter date: 30 March 2015