Refugee demonstration to block Kangaroo Point traffic on Sunday
Long traffic delays are expected around Kangaroo Point and Brisbane’s Gabba stadium on Sunday afternoon due to a big demonstration versus refugee detention.
Queensland Police stopped working in a court bid to block the protest on Friday, which has been organised on behalf of about 100 refugees detained in the Kangaroo Point Motel under Medevac laws.
The demonstration is scheduled to range from 12:30 pm and will close Main Street at Kangaroo Point till 1:30 pm.
The main demonstration is expected to transfer to nearby Walmsley Street from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm.