27 January: Police in riot gear were called to a party in Peppermint Grove overnight amid reports 500 youths were creating a disturbance.
More than 200 youths pelted police with beer bottles at Manners Hill Park on the Swan River foreshore about 10:00 pm last night.
Officers using riot shields moved in to disperse the crowd. No arrests have been made and no-one was injured.
24 January: Graffiti denouncing Australia Day as ‘Invasion Day’ has been daubed along the foreshore at Sydney’s Botany Bay.
Anti Australia Day slogans were painted on retaining walls, toilet blocks and other structures along an 8km foreshore stretch overnight, prompting a council clean-up on Friday.
24 January, ABC: The historic Cooks’ Cottage, on the outskirts of Melbourne’s CBD, has been graffitied with anti-Australia Day slogans again.
The building in the Fitzroy Gardens was vandalised overnight, with slogans including “26th January, Australia’s shame” and another containing profanity.
Vandals sprayed fluorescent-coloured paint across the historic cottage and smashed a window in.
Police believe light globes filled with paint were also used to vandalise the second storey of the cottage.
It is the third time the building has been vandalised in a year; it was sprayed twice in the days after Australia Day last year.
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The Solar Guerilla Autonomous Response Team of the Mobile Anarchist School is launching a third mission to the typhoon hit region of Leyte in the Philippines and is calling for any donations to help them out in this task. They have been distributing food, providing health care wherever they can, childcare and have set up solar powered generators to help people recharge mobile phones and torches, all completely free of charge. The Brisbane Solidarity Network have produced a pamphlet covering the first two missions with details on how to support this campaign.It can be downloaded here.
See also Leyte Mission One and Leyte Mission Two.
Donations can be sent to
Bank name: BANK OF THE PHILIPPINE ISLAND
Account Number: 2719 0543 77
Account holder: Jocelyn R. Zalueta / Crisanto D. De Vera
Account holder address: 157 Ilaya E. Mendoza St. Buting, Pasig City Philippines
Bank address: 99 A. Sn.guillermo Ave. Buting, Pasig City, Philippines
Zip Code: 1600
Swift Code: BOPIPHMM
Any queries or donation related to this initiative please contact:email@example.com OR firstname.lastname@example.orgVisit the Etniko Bandido Infoshop at http://ebinfoshop.surestepintegral.com/ Continue reading “Philippines: more on anarchist solidarity with victims of Typhoon Haiyan”