Loading Events

Past Events › QLD

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

Events List Navigation

September 2017

Words that Work: Part 2 webinar with Amnesty, ASRC and Oxfam YES

September 7, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

This is a Part 2 of a 3 part online workshop hosted by Amnesty International QLD/NNSW Branch, the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre and Oxfam.  Our organisations are working towards the same goals: - Ending offshore processing with people living in community - Fair process for processing applications efficiently & transparently - Permanent re-settlement with family fo that people can live to live safe, free and fulfilling lives. The content of this second webinar draws on (and this tme goes beyond!)…

Find out more

Empowering Women for the World YES

September 12, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
QUT Gardens Point Campus
Brisbane, QLD Australia

We can all acknowledge the importance of investing in and empowering women and girls around the world so come along to Oxfam QUT's 'Empowering Women for the World' event this September 12th!

Find out more

Right to Refuge: A Panel Discussion YES

September 13, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

"Everyone deserves to live in safety. And everyone has the right to seek refuge when their safety and dignity is threatened. Right now, more than 65 million people worldwide have been forced to leave their homes to be free from war and persecution. Millions more are on the move because of natural disasters and poverty." The displacement of refugees is possibly the biggest humanitarian crisis we are currently experiencing. Being able to have conversations, become informed, and better understand the…

Find out more

Write for Rights: Refugee Edition YES

September 20, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join Amnesty UQ and Oxfam UQ for our latest Write for Rights campaign - refugee edition! We'll be getting together to write letters to our local MPS, urging them to #closethecamps and #bringthemhere, and also to increase the number of refugees that Australia settles. If you don't know what to write about, we will provide some starting points for you, but we think it's best to write from the heart and let your local politicians know why this issue is really important to…

Find out more

October 2017

Coffee & Conversations for Change YES

October 1, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Oxfam Shop Garden City, Westfield Garden City, Garden City Shopping Centre, 2047 Logan Rd
Upper Mount Gravatt, QLD 4122 Australia

Sunday 1 Oct at 10am is the next Coffee & Conversation for Change. The theme, 'Climate Change & Development' will be introduced by Dr. Jessie Wells, who will also fill us in on Oxfam's current work in this area. Friends and supporters are welcome to attend the beautiful G.C. Oxfam Shop and join our friendly and spirited discussion. Snacks and Fairtrade Coffee are available. Please click 'Going' if you can be there.

Find out more

Green Pathways: Sustainable Careers Panel and Networking Night YES

October 5, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Global Change Institute, University of Queensland
Brisbane, Queensland Australia

We live in a time that begs for great and circumspect change in the way we live and work. To take charge of our future, our generation has to seriously think differently, innovate, reform the way we do almost everything. Do you want the opportunity to build a career that can help reshape our world? The Australian Youth Climate Coalition in partnership with UQ Environment Collective, Effective Altruism UQ and Oxfam UQ present a panel and networking night focused on…

Find out more

MOSAIC Festival 2017 YES

October 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Roma Street Parklands, Brisbane City, QLD Australia

Looking for something to do on your Sunday Funday? Why not check out Oxfam's stall at this year's MOSAIC Festival run by the marvelous folks at MDA? Come say hi to the Oxfam team and learn a little bit more about what we do at Oxfam and how you can get involved. "Experience world culture through international cuisine, music and dance performances across three stages, youth and kid friendly activities and so much more!" Check out the video below to…

Find out more

Right to Refuge Conversation Workshop Gold Coast YES

October 11, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St Kilda Building, 2 Riverwalk Avenue
Robina , QLD 4226 Australia

Come along to our workshop on the Gold Coast to learn how to have persuadable conversations about people seeking asylum.

Find out more

Oxfam UQ AGM, Movie Screening & Pizza Night! YES

October 24, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Hey Oxfamily! Oxfam UQ is an award winning Social Justice Group and one of the oldest and largest groups from the UQ. 2017 has been such an amazing year for us and we're so thankful for all of our members. We’ve held a bunch of awesome events to be proud of, including; our ‘Ethical Easter Event’, ‘Sustainability in the Age of Consumerism’, and ‘Right for Refuge: A Panel Discussion’ just to name a few. As the end of semester approaches…

Find out more

November 2017

Oxfam Queensland Annual Forum YES

November 25, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
New Farm Bowls Club, Brisbane, Queensland Australia

You are warmly invited to the Oxfam Queensland Annual Forum, a celebration of our Oxfam Queensland Community and our volunteer and staff achievements of the past year! The Annual Forum will also be an opportunity to hear from a member of the Oxfam Australia board, a senior management staff member and program staff member. Food and entertainment will be provided as well as a friendly game of barefoot bowls. Please note, this venue is wheelchair accessible.

Find out more
+ Export Events