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SIEV X Memorial Canberra

SIEV X Memorial – 20th Anniversary

Canberra is home to the SIEV X Memorial, which is located in Weston Park on the shores of Lake Burley ...
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CRS car donation for new Afghan family

Mohhammed, who only arrived in Canberra from Afghanistan in September 2021, has today very gratefully received the keys to a ...
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Deng Family

Community Support and Community Benefit

Malual Kuir and Dabora Moses first became aware of Canberra Refugee Support (CRS) when they needed help to transport two ...
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Fraji Family playing Soccer

Refugee support group appeals to caring Canberra

Anja de Rozario September 28, 2021 - Canberra Weekly In Kabul 2012, an internationally regarded boxer abandons his success in ...
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“Call Out to Caring Canberra”

Thank you Canberra our appeal is now closed. We have reached our target! If you would like to donate we ...
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A Canberra Tale of Selfish Acts and Generous Hearts.

In just a few short days one of our CRS asylum seeker families has experienced both the worst and the ...
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CRS stands by our Afghan community

The situation we are seeing in Afghanistan is extremely distressing. CRS is supporting refugee families from Afghanistan who are of ...
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CRS Media Release

Refugee Council of Australia Media Release

Over 300 organisations, businesses, and community groups call on all Parliamentarians to respond to the crisis in Afghanistan Over 300 ...
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COVID19 Lockdown Relief

Emergency Food Relief - If you are unable to feed your family or yourself during the 7-day lockdown in the ...
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The Deng Family portrait

The Deng Family Portrait

Highly Commended There is a something special about a family portrait. Everyone is brushed and polished for the day. The ...
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