Guided by Justice and Compassion

  • Who We Are

    We are a diverse group of ordinary Australians from all sides of politics, living just outside Sydney.    The organisation has no specific religious affiliation.   We are all volunteers.

  • Our Aims & Objectives

    To encourage positive attitudes to refugees in the community and at all levels of government.
    To welcome, befriend and assist refugees facing uncertain futures, in detention and in the community.

  • What We Offer

    Practical, emotional and financial assistance for refugees and to encourage positive attitudes to refugees in the community and at all levels of government

BMRSG Online Auction 1-15 August

Welcome to our online auction, designed to raise funds for over 60 households we continue to support in Western Sydney.

Once you enter the site you will be directed to the various options.

You can bid on items by starting with the Place Bid option and then continue increasing your bid until you reach the reserve price, which is clearly indicated in red on the screen. Others may also be bidding for the same item.  Or you can go straight to the Buy Now option if you want to ensure you win the bid.

If you are successful you will be asked for your details, including your credit card, which will be used to pay via Pay Pal, a 100% safe payment method. You don’t need to have a Pay Pal account to buy.  Receipts will be issued immediately. When that is completed you will be informed of the pick up address in Springwood for your item.

Have fun and bid generously and often!

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Latest News

    • 14TH NOVEMBER 2011
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    Tragedy in Darwin

    Report From Darwin – from local witnesses Over the past few weeks the Darwin Asylum Seeker Support and Advocacy Network (DASSAN) has been receiving almost daily reports of suicide attempts and self harm incidents at the Northern Immigration Detention Centre (NIDC) in Darwin. For example in the past few days: 2 detainees attempted to hang

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    • 14TH NOVEMBER 2011
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    Forum Success

    The Overcoming Adversity forum held on 12 November was a resounding success. Presentations were excellent and were followed by an interesting question session. The Mudlarks choir gave a very skilled and moving performance. 137 people attended. Nine members and the Hominy Bakery provided superb cakes and snacks for an ample afternoon tea which was enjoyed

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    • 7TH NOVEMBER 2011
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    Self Harm and Suicide

    Asylum Seekers Resource Centre spokeswoman Pamela Curr writes: It is just one week since the Four Corners program showed us what is happening in Australian Detention centres. It is a week since a Sri Lankan Refugee in Villawood took his life rather than remain in detention. It is only a few days since The Age

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    • 7TH NOVEMBER 2011
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    Bush dance success

    Last Saturday’s bush dance was a success and our thanks go to all of you who have helped with distribution of flyers, raffle ticket sales and a dozen other tasks. About 100 of you were involved. The Ambushed band was very good and the caller made sure that we learned the dances and had a

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    • 12TH OCTOBER 2011
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    Main Fundraising Event

    Old-fashioned Family Bush Dance The main fundraising event for 2011 was an Old-fashioned Family Bush Dance, which was held at the Wentworth Falls School of Arts on the GW Highway.  Parking is available around the back in Adele Ave. There will be live music from the band ‘AMBUSHED’, which will be both lively and fun.  Don’t worry

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    • 11TH OCTOBER 2011
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    Overcoming Adversity: The Australian Refugee Story

      A Blue Mountains Refugee Support Group Forum Current Status Fact Sheet Forum Goal That the humanity of Australian refugees’ lives is understood and their considerable contribution to Australian society appreciated. Invitees MC: Adam Searle, MLC, barrister, former Blue Mountains Mayor and with a track record as a fair, firm and impartial chair. Welcome to

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