Blog: Legal Fundraiser

It was standing room only at the Stop Westconnex Legal Fundraiser last night. More than 250 people turned out to support the dozens of protesters arrested under the NSW government's punitive anti-protest laws. We raised more than $6000 for the incredible community activists arrested throughout the campaign and heard great speeches from Wendy Bacon and Elizabeth Farrelly who have been huge supporters. 

Organised by Westconnex Action Group and No Westconnex: Public Transport


Huge turnout of support from the local community


Emma Bacon from Westconnex Action Group MC'd the night


Wendy Bacon has supported the campaign as a researcher and journalist, and has been arrested twice protesting against Westconnex


Elizabeth Farrelly is a Sydney-based author and journalist