Unit stills and behind the scenes for day 15 in the filming of Taymaynari Productions’ “Jett”. Filming took place at Don’t Poke the BEAR and Malthouse Geelong.
Stills and behind-the-scenes of Day 14 in the filming of Taymaynari Productions’ “Jett”. Filming took place at the Workers Club in Fitzroy and in the Melbourne CBD.
Refugee advocacy group Fight Together For Justice light lanterns – arranged to read “Let It Be Over” – at the front of the Park Hotel in Carlton, in support of the refugees are being detained there.
As Novak Djokovic faces court to appeal his cancelled visa – refugee activists continue with their presence at the Park Hotel in Carlton.
Novak Djokovic having his Visa rejected and ultimately being detained in the Park Hotel, in Carlton, where dozens of refugees have been detained for a number of years – has brought international attention to the Australian government’s treatment of people seeking asylum.
Social justice activism and activist movements have certainly taken a massive hit in 2021, spurred largely by the continuing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and we go into 2022, largely in the same position that we were going into 2021; in a stage of rebuilding.
Anti-war activists blockaded the entrance to Swan Island (which hosts an SAS base) in Queenscliff.
XR Youth ‘discobedience’ action in Melbourne.
Extinction Rebellion activists blockade the exit to the Exxon-Mobil fuel terminal in Yarraville, Melbourne – with two locking on to a large, concrete barrel which required nearly a dozen police to move.
Rally initiated by the Independent and Peaceful Australia Network to oppose the AUKUS security pact; and to oppose the government’s nuclear submarine deal with the United States.
A rally is held at the Park Hotel in Carlton (where dozens of refugees are being detained) to coincide with Human Rights Day.
Blinky the giant burning koala leads a march through the Melbourne CBD. Featuring the Red Rebel Brigade as well as the Sybils and the Climate Choir.
A Star Wars themed action at the National Australia Bank (NAB) headquarters in Docklands, Melbourne.
Names of activists across the world – in mostly Global South countries – who’ve been killed defending their lands and the environment are written onto a large scroll as a memorial and remembrance to their sacrifice.
A second protest in a fortnight, called by the Campaign Against Racism and Fascism in Melbourne, to oppose the far-right led anti vax/”freedom” movement.
In response to the death of an Aboriginal woman in custody at the Dame Phyllis Frost Centre in Melbourne’s west, the family of the deceased woman called a snap action to demand reform to the justice system.
Stills and behind-the-scenes of Day 12 in the filming of Taymaynari Productions' "Jett". Filming took place at the East Geelong cemetery. View full album.
Stills and behind-the-scenes of Day 11 in the filming of Taymaynari Productions' "Jett". View full album.
Juliarna & The Heart perform in Geelong's Little Malop St as part of the council's Serenades In The City initiative.
An action initiated by the Otway Climate Emergency Action Network (OCEAN) at the CO2CRC AGM and Symposium (Carbon Capture and Storage Conference) in Torquay. View full photo album.