Thousands of Melbourne public housing residents have been provided with "detention directions" lasting a lot longer than...

coronavirus covid-19 detention editors picks melbourne victoria

06th July 2020 6:07 AM

You can’t get a Facebook account in Australia unless you are 13 years old but you can be put in detention at age 10. Now...

children detention raise the age

26th June 2020 12:06 PM

Refugees have staged a protest at a makeshift detention centre, saying they are at risk of catching the coronavirus because...

coronavirus cramped conditions detention editors picks protest refugees

05th April 2020 4:04 AM

Jessica Cole moved to Australia to take a chance on love in 2013. Now, due to an administrative error, there’s a chance it...

detention editors picks immigration romance visa

26th Dec. 2019 9:12 AM

A high-profile Iranian refugee and author will receive an Australian Anthropological Society award named in his honour.

australian anthropological society behrouz boochani detention iran refugee seniors-news

03rd Dec. 2019 1:12 PM

Australia has been urged by the United Nations to free a Tamil family from detention on Christmas Island while their case...

biloela christmas island detention peter dutton scott morrison tamil

02nd Oct. 2019 1:10 PM

WARNING GRAPHIC: Video shows Villawood detainee strapped to a gurney after pleading for at least 18 months for medical...

department of home affairs detention injury villawood

24th Sept. 2019 5:09 PM

Wearing a hair band around your wrist, having socks that are too short and leaving your locker unlocked — are these reasons...

detention education school students

21st Aug. 2019 6:08 PM

An independent review will look at segregating young sex predators from other youth offenders after a 21 detainees rampaged...

detention juvenile detention centre juvie riot young offenders

24th July 2019 5:07 AM

Asylum seekers are being tricked into paying up to $12,300 for a boat journey to Australia by people smugglers promising a...

australia detention editors picks refugees and asylum seekers

20th June 2019 7:06 AM