community news

Refugee rights convergence to Northam

Submitted by sam on Tue, 30/04/2013 - 00:05

This powerful documentary tells the story of the April refugee rights convergence to the Yongah Hill Detention Centre near Northam.

Maritime workers support community wind farm

Submitted by sam on Wed, 28/11/2012 - 17:46

Over the last few months I've been meeting with the Maritime Union of Australia executive and activists with the Fremantle Community Wind Farm project. In some really great news, the union and its members have come behind the project. See their press release below:

Guts and determination save Healy Rd tuart tree - for now

Submitted by sam on Thu, 19/07/2012 - 18:03

Hamilton Hill resident Amanda Joy was woken by chainsaws at 7am. Horrified, she saw contractors cutting down a much loved mature tuart tree on the BP oil pipeline easment. Decisive action was called for. Amanda stood under the tree, refused to budge and hit the phone.

UNWELCOME PARTY for the two US warships in Fremantle!

Submitted by sam on Tue, 24/04/2012 - 01:58

Its Party Fancy Dress Time!! Get your cossie on, bring your flags & banners and come down:

THURSDAY 26th APRIL, 2012 (CHERNOBYL DAY ANNIVERSARY)

FREMANTLE ARTS CENTRE 5.30PM - 8PM