As students, we believe that combating ignorance and getting informed about issues might be one of the most powerful ways in which we can make an impact in the field. Everyone is welcome to attend our regular seminars from prominent individuals who have been working with refugees and asylum seekers. These seminars are based around several key themes and are structured to empower you with knowledge to be able to effectively understand issues and apply yourself.

If you would like to learn more about refugees, here are some helpful links:



Crossing Borders Education Workshop 1: Why are Strangers Welcome?

Come along to our very first education event to learn about the issues of refugees and asylum seekers, Australia-Indonesia relations and the impact of this strain relations on the refugees and asylum seekers. These will be discussed by two notable speakers – Dr Antje Missbach and David Manne- both of whom had extensive experience in the field.


Date: Wednesday 15th April

Time: 6:00-7:00

Location: Room W130, Basement of Medical Building (Building 181)

Cost: gold coin donation towards the activities program of Crossing Borders

Nibbles provided!!


Refugee Health Symposium – Are they forgotten?

This is the event of the year if you are interested in Refugee Health, the annual symposium held at Monash University. Please look at the event below for more details, this is where change starts!



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