Hiroshima and Nagasaki - National Peace Rallies

Published: 4 Aug 2022

The MUA has always worked on the basis that Peace is Union Business. Hiroshima Day is one of those major national peace action days.


Here are the locations and details for the peace rally near you. 


Commemorating Hiroshima and Nagasaki - National Peace Rallies 5 – 6 August


Adelaide - South Australia

Friday 5 August

12.30 pm

Beehive Cnr (Rundle Mall & King Williams st)

No More Hiroshimas, No Nuclear submarines, No First Use of nuclear weapons, No Nuclear

Industry, Sign Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty

Information and contacts: https://www.facebook.com/events/433389905384662



Mparntwe Alice Springs – Northern Territory

Saturday 6 August

8 am – 9 am

Uniting Church Lawns https://goo.gl/maps/YpD599c9CHw7zTZ5A

Hiroshima and Nagasaki Remembrance Vigil: Never Again! (Minute’s silence at 8.45 am)

Information and contact: aspatt2016@gmail.com.au

6pm – 9pm

3rd Yami Lester Memorial Address: ‘Half-lives and half-truths: The nuclear industry in Australia’

Witchetty’s (Araluen Arts Centre)

Information and RSVP: mcifali@bigpond.com or 0450 474 043


Brisbane - Queensland

Saturday 6 August


Assembling: Reddacliff Place, 266 George Street Brisbane, (outside the Casino)

“Remembrance Day. Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Never Again!"

"No Nuclear Subs in Brisbane!”

Information and contact: noaukusqld@gmail.com


Canberra – ACT

Saturday 6 August

11 am

Rotary Peace Bell

Nara Park

Hiroshima Remembrance

(This is not a No War No AUKUS ACT event)

To contact No War No AUKUS ACT – nowarnoaukusact@gmail.com


Hobart – Tasmania

Saturday 6 August

11am – 12 pm

Parliament Lawns, Hobart


Melbourne/NAARM - Victoria

Saturday 6 August

12.30 pm

State Library, Swanston street

No More Hiroshimas, No Nuclear Submarines, No AUKUS, Free Julian Assange

Followed by march to Trades Hall to join cultural event Singing for Hiroshima Day.

Information and contacts: https://fb.me/e/2F3C3AKZb noaukusvic@gmail.com;


Perth - WA

Saturday 6 August

11 am

Forrest Place, Perth

Rally for Julian Assange and Hiroshima – Never Again

Information and contact https://www.facebook.com/events/464850568804753?;



Sydney - NSW

Saturday 6 August

2 pm

Sydney Town Hall Square

Hiroshima and Nagasaki Never Again



Wollongong - NSW

Saturday 7.30 am

Crown St Mall

Hiroshima Day Commemoration

Information and Contact: https://www.facebook.com/WollongongAgainstWarandNukes;






Authorised by P Crumlin, Maritime Union of Australia, Sydney