Rockin’ for West Papua Kicks Off

Shows supporting human rights rolling out

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Rockin’ For West Papua is a worldwide music, arts and cultural festival of events raising awareness of the genocide and human rights abuses on the indigenous people of West Papua.

An international series of events begins in Sydney this Friday night when Blackbreaks, The Mis-Made and The Black Turtles take to the stage at Waywards @ The Bank Hotel. This gig will be followed by an array of similar shows across Australia, the UK and South Africa over the next month. Shows in support have been organised in Perth, Newcastle, Darwin, Lismore, Brisbane, Melbourne and the Gold Coast. For more information, check out the Facebook event page!