What’s on

The Swan Island Peace Convergence begins in Melbourne at 10am on Monday 4 July and continues the rest of the week in Queenscliff, Victoria.  We will conclude conclude on the Friday morning 8 July.  Here’s an outline of each day’s events.

Everyone is welcome to attend some or all of these activities.

 

Monday 4 July 2011

10am **Die-in with the Statue of Liberty (human statue) under the clocks at Flinder St station.  Volunteers wishing to participate please come at 9:45am dressed in red.

1pm Die-in in Hesse St, Queenscliff, plus information stall

2pm Children’s peace activities & kite flying (Bridge St and in the park opposite)

3pm Placard/poster making (at the Salt House: 8 Wharf St, Queenscliff)

6pm Dinner at the Salt House (8 Wharf St, Queenscliff)

7pm Nonviolence training/planning meeting

 

Tues 5 July 2011

6am Blockade of Bridge Street gates

9am Breakfast & free time

12noon Lunch

1pm Information stall, listening post and cake stall in Hesse Street

3pm Nonviolent action training

6pm dinner

7pm Debrief/planning meeting

8pm meeting with local peace activists

 

Wed 6 July 2011

6am Blockade of Bridge Street gates

9am Breakfast & free time

12noon Lunch

1pm Information stall, listening post and cake stall in Hesse Street

3pm Nonviolent action training

6pm dinner

7pm Debrief/planning meeting

8pm Film screening at the Salt House: Rethink Afghanistan (62 min.)

 

Thurs 7 July

6am Blockade of Bridge Street gates

9am Breakfast & free time

12noon Lunch

1pm Information stall, listening post and cake stall in Hesse Street

3pm Nonviolent action training

6pm dinner

7pm Debrief/planning meeting

8pm Film screening at the Salt House: Out of the Ashes: The Rise of the Afghanistan Cricket Team

 

Fri 8 July

6am Blockade of Bridge Street gates