The senator is travelling to Manus Island on Wednesday ahead of the anniversary of the policy by the Rudd government (Friday 19 July), which stipulated that all asylum seekers who arrived by boat would not be resettled in Australia but be processed in Papua New Guinea and resettled there. Offshore processing was reinstated by the Gillard government in 2012.
Hundreds of people are expected to take part in protests around Australia at the weekend under the tagline "six years too long".
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Next time you see our stall at the Valla, Coffs Harbour or Bellingen markets please come a sign our petitions or a message of hope to asylum seekers.
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|Asylum Seekers RAR Market Stall|