Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Citizens taking action in Perth this weekend
Rally against Unconventional Gas Fracking at 1pm this Saturday October 13th in Fremantle is part of a National Week of Action against unconventional gas fracking as called by the Lock the Gate Alliance. Here in WA the unconventional gas threat has grown more serious with full scale shale and tight gas fields planned for the Mid West and the Kimberley.
The Global Noise Street Festival to be held in the Perth Cultural Centre from 6pm to 9pm this Saturday October 13th forms part of the Occupy Perth celebrations and the Global Occupy movement.
The annual Reclaim the Streets March will commence at 2pm on Saturday 13th October from the Perth Cultural Centre.
Welcome Refugees is a protest against mandatory detention and Australia's offshore asylum seeker processing regimes organized by the Refugee Rights Action Network (RRAN) WA. The event will take place at 1pm this Sunday October 14th at the Wesley Church corner on the Corner of Hay and William Streets in the Perth CBD.