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Anti-Conscription Centenery Events

Honour roll for peace

Antiwar and peace activists forum: 12pm-5pm (Gumbramurra Hall)

Unveiling of War Resisters’ Honour Wall for Peace: 5pm-7 pm (front entrance)

Pemulway exhibition: 7pm (Stirrup Gallery)

Denis Kevans Memorial Benefit Concert for the Agent Orange Justice Campaign: 7.30pm-10pm (Gumbramurra Hall):

  • Solidarity Choir
  • Dennis Aubrey
  • Margaret Walters
  • Sonia Bennet
  • Joe and Harmony’s Hippy Trippy Band (with peace songs from the 1960s)
  • Jason and Chloe Roweth (folk duo from South Coast)
  • Poets Simon Lenthan and Greg North
  • Murat Kücükarslan (Turkish music)
  • Maurie Mulheron, folk singer and President of NSW Teacher’s Federation
  • … and a surprise act.

Poster/photo exhibition: 24 October to 30th October (Gumbramurra Hall)

Anti-War Doco Film Festival: Hell No! We Won’t Go! Wednesday 26 October, Tap Gallery, Surry Hills.

These events mark the 100th anniversary of the defeat of the October 28th World War 1 Conscription Referendum in 1916. At this event we are celebrating peace, the anti-war movement and the anti-conscription cause.

To honour a peace activist or war resister, past or present, please consider purchasing a plaque to be placed on the War Resisters’ Honour Wall for Peace, details http://www.arcco.org.au/programs/the-living-museum/honour-roll-for-peace
Link to order plaques: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc2wnNKaUOsX4xDwMsfYeCmUkGG7B0vlhitDoW4XMWL52qvcw/viewform

Full program: see Facebook page of Agent Orange Justice: https://www.facebook.com/groups/206183259435900/

Organised by Jefferson Lee jeffersonlee.aust@gmail.com or 0408162013, Addison Road Community Centre Living Museum program museum@arcco.org.au or 95697633, and Agent Orange Justice mkaradjis@gmail.com or 0415090366

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When

Friday 28 October 2016 from 12pm to 10pm

Cost

Full/Concession: $30/$20 for concert only

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