Guided by Justice and Compassion

  • The Candlelight Vigil

    The Candlelight vigil for Hamid Kehazaei last night (14 September) was attended by 94 caring mountains folk.  Thank you to our speakers Mark Greenhill, Susan Templeman, Graeme Swincer and Martin Reusch with Donna Mulhearn.  While condemning the current system, the speakers also encouraged and inspired us to continue demanding humane and compassionate treatment of asylumRead more

  • Candle light vigil to remember Hamid and other asylum seekers

    Blue Mountains Refugee Support Group is holding a Candlelight Vigil in memory of Hamid Kehazaei and all the other young men who have died while their care and wellbeing was the responsibility of the Australian government. Hamid Kehazaei was an asylum seeker detained on Manus Island.  A minor injury, which received scant medical attention, developedRead more