News & Events

Help us achieve more in 2021: RLC's end-of-year giving campaign
16 December 2020 Our end-of-year giving campaign focuses on key initiatives and reforms we achieved to help people through the COVID-19 crisis.
Celebrating change: RLC's 2020 Annual General Meeting
16 November 2020 At the Redfern Legal Centre (RLC) AGM, Board and staff paid tribute to outgoing Board member Amy Monro, who stepped down after 8 years as Chair. Kerry O'Brien, was welcomed as Amy's successor, and is the first Koori Chair of the RLC Board.
How can financial institutions better address economic and financial abuse?
12 November 2020 New research from UNSW's Gendered Violence Research Network (GVRN) explores current knowledge of financial abuse in Australia and looks at ways financial services can better support victim-survivors.
First Nations artwork for RLC unveiled during NAIDOC Week
11 November 2020 In 2019, Redfern Legal Centre (RLC) received a grant from City of Sydney to commission an original First Nations artwork.
Report examines impact of COVID-19 on international student numbers
11 November 2020 There will be 300,000 fewer international students — half the pre-coronavirus numbers — in Australia by July 2021 if current travel restrictions remain in place, a new report from the Mitchell Institute projects.
Democracy in Colour annouces free workshops to address covid racism
12 October 2020 Democracy in Colour has launched a series of intervention workshops to empower people to intervene when they see racial abuse.
Webinar: COVID-19 and Your Visa
9 October 2020 This RLC webinar examines common visa issues for international students during COVID-19 and where to get visa advice. 
COVID-19 testing in Redfern
3 August 2020 Need a COVID-19 test? Sydney Local Health District (SLHD) is providing free COVID-19 testing and flu shots for the community at Redfern Health Centre, Monday to Friday from 9am-4pm.
Free access to My Legal Mate for international students in NSW
30 June 2020 International students in NSW can now apply for free access to Redfern Legal Centre's multi-language legal assistance app, My Legal Mate.   
Covid Impact Survey: Voicing temporary migrants’ experiences in Australia during COVID-19
29 June 2020 Academics at UNSW and UTS are conducting a national survey about the wellbeing of temporary migrants in Australia during COVID-19.