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Yes to Equality!

Let's make marriage equality happen.

HACSU is a longstanding supporter of marriage equality. Since 1911, we have stood up for imporant issues, whether it is action on climate change, refugees, equality, or opposing war & conflict. Although the vast majority of our work is about improving the pay and conditions of working people, we also fight for the bigger issues of fairness and dignity for everyone in our society.  

UPCOMING ACTIONS:

OMG THEYRE HERE! HACSU Calls for Equality

What : The ballots have arrived! Let's call HACSU members who support marriage eqaulity to make sure that every Yes vote is in the post ASAP!

Free pizza and drinks, training provided.

When 6pm-8pm,  Tuesday 19 September 2017

Where : HACSU Offices, 7 Grattan St, Carlton

RSVP here  on Facebook or  or email Will Elrick williame[at]hacsu.asn.au or Amy Jenkins amyj[at]hacsu.asn.au

HACSU Calls for Equality at Trades Hall!

What : The ballots have arrived! Let's call HACSU members who support marriage eqaulity to make sure that every Yes vote is in the post ASAP!

Free pizza and drinks, training provided.

When 6pm-8pm,  Wednesday 20 September 2017

Where : Trades Hall, cnr Lygon & Victoria St, Carlton

RSVP here  on Facebook  or email Will Elirick williame[at]hacsu.asn.au or Amy Jenkins amyj[at]hacsu.asn.au

HACSU Calls for Equality at Trades Hall: Thursday Edition!

 

Thursday, named after the god of Thunder, let's make a BANG and call every HACSU member who is voting yes and remind them to put their ballot in NOW!

When 6pm-8pm,  Wednesday 20 September 2017

Where : Trades Hall, cnr Lygon & Victoria St, Carlton

RSVP here   on Facebook  or email Will Elirick  williame[at]hacsu.asn.au  or Amy Jenkins  amyj[at]hacsu.asn.au

VOTE YES NATIONAL DOORKNOCKING BONANZA 23-24 September!

Melbourne edition.

Come join us as part of the national doorknocking weekend where we will be talking to voters about voting YES for marriage equality!

We will be canvassing in the local inner city areas talking to voters the weekend that ballots drop into letter boxes!

Everyone will be given the materials; our marriage equality campaign shirt and a briefing on the day before being paired up with an experienced campaigner. We will finish the day with a BBQ.

Let's make marriage equality in Australia a reality and win this!

Saturday 23 September

10am-3pm

Meeting at Trades Hall, 54 Victoria St, Carlton (corner of Lygon & Victoria St) 

 

Sunday 24 September

10am-3pm

Meeting at Trades Hall, 54 Victoria St, Carlton (corner of Lygon & Victoria St) 

Show your support:

Get a free rainbow t-shirt when you volunteer with the Yes to Equality campaign!

Download posters to put up at your house or workplace on the  Victorian Trades Hall Councils's equality website.

Wear your Union Pride at Work - order Rainbow HACSU Lanyards by emailing Will Elrick! williame[at]hacsu.asn.au

Campaign contacts

HACSU contact: Will Elrick, williame[at]hacsu.asn.au

Media contact:  Amy Jenkins , amyj[at]hacsu.asn.au, 0417 549 666 

Can't make it to the next event but want to get involved with the campaign? Have an idea for the campaign?

Contact Area Organiser Will Elrick williame[at]hacsu.asn.au