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Cartoon of Australia's modern history bookends with the arrival of white settlers on one end and the arrival of refugees on the other

Arrivals and inequality bookend the modern history of Australia

28th July 2017

On 27th July Andrew Hamilton SJ published an article in Eureka Street titled ‘Bookending Australia’s history’.  The article outlined the metaphoric ‘bookends’ of modern history in Australia, both of which include the arrival of people seeking protection and the expulsion of specific groups to the margins of society.

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People at a protest welcoming asylum seekers and refugees

Unpacking Minister’s “lodge or leave” policy

25th July 2017

“Fake refugees” who have “refused to apply” for a visa? Sister Sarah Puls answers some common questions arising from Minister Dutton’s “lodge or leave” policy announcement. 

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We’re hiring and looking for people to join our amazing team!

20th July 2017

We’re searching for highly professional and independent people, passionate about supporting people seeking asylum in NSW to join our amazing team! With four new and exciting positions available there are plenty of options for ways you can assist us in our mission to advocate, accompany and serve refugees and forcibly displaced people.

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refugees arriving by boat on the shore of beach

A look back on our achievements from our 2016 Annual Report

13th July 2017

Check out our 2016 annual report to see how, with your help, we were able to deliver on our mission to accompany, serve and defend the rights of refugees and forcibly displaced people.

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Commitment To Safeguarding Children & Young People

5th July 2017

Commitment To Safeguarding Children & Young People

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