Welcome to BARC!

BARC helps you promote events, seek help, share resources, learn more and volunteer. Take a look at the BARC Calendar for upcoming events, the BARC Newsletter, the Communities page for refugee community groups and organisations and much more!

BARC is a community website for everyone who cares about refugees in Brisbane.

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The global theme for World Refugee Day in 2011 is

1 refugee without hope is too many.

We are encouraged to DO 1 THING: give, take action, learn or follow UNHCR UNHCR will be highlighting the plight of refugees worldwide and recognizing their courage and resilience.

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To feature your event in this space above, send your request to info@barc.org.au


  • Posted on 28/1/2014

    Program Leader EMBRACE culture in kindy Program

    Would you be interested in leading a Queensland- wide program that encourages children to attend kindy and ensures they get the welcome, education and support that best meets their needs?

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  • Posted on 22/1/2014

    Support refugees volunteering in the community

    You can help! Our Donate a Ride campaign aims to raise $5000 to cover the transport cost for clients so they can continue to volunteer.

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  • Posted on 18/10/2013

    BRASS Network meeting

    BRASS (Brisbane Refugee & Asylum Seeker Support) Network holds monthly meetings for information sharing and networking between refugee stakeholders and any person interested in refugee issues.

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  • Posted on 7/8/2013

    Refugee and Migrant Employment Program

    Registration Now open for Refugee and Migrant Employment Program at Migration Guru Pty Ltd at no cost to participants. Register your Expression of Interest and before Friday - 9th of August 2013.

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  • Posted on 22/7/2013

    BRASS Network meeting

    BRASS is the Brisbane Refugee & Asylum Seeker Support Network. The meetings are for information sharing and networking between various refugee service providers, campaigners and interested people.

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State Library of Queensland

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Harmony Place