Community News

Omotayo and his family are refugees from Nigeria.

They arrived in Australia in 2013. He received official correspondence on Thursday 27 October from the Department of Immigration that he and his family’s appeal to stay in Australia has been rejected, and that they have 28 days to leave.

There is still time to sign the petition
Read how you can support their appeal
CRA Letter of Support for Omotayo

Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre is a reality!

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The ‘People’s Panel’

In April of 2015, Fleur Rubens, long time member of CRA, was one of a random selection of people, who received a letter from the Melbourne City Council, inviting participation in a ‘People’s Panel’ to develop recommendations for the council’s 10 year financial plan.

The People’s Panel