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March for Science in Melbourne, Australia, on 22nd April, 2017, on the steps of the State Library in Swanston StreetWelcome to the Humanist Society of Victoria events portal. In our effort to help create a better society, Humanists get actively engaged in social and political action. We liaise and work co-operatively with many kindred organizations. In this section, you can find upcoming events on a range of issues directly and indirectly related to the humanist cause.

The Humanist Society of Victoria also conducts monthly public lectures on a variety of topics and monthly member discussion meetings. The discussions start at 11:00 am on the second Sunday of each month and are held in Hawthorn East, Victoria.

For an introduction, contact Stephen Stuart on (03) 9857 8318 or at victorianhumanist@gmail.com

In conversation: art and human rights

Thursday 6 December 2017, 6:00 to 8:00 pm

Library at The Dock Gallery, 107 Victoria Harbour Promenade, Docklands, Melbourne
Join Hugh De Kretser, Director, Human Rights Law Centre, and a panel of artists and activists who will explore their own experiences of human rights. Read Event Details …

2018 Global Atheist Convention

Friday 9 to Sunday 11 February 2018 – CANCELLED

Global Atheist Convention 2018This Global Atheist Convention will bring together like-minded thinkers and those who want to challenge their thinking for an exhilarating three days featuring world-renowned speakers and entertainers in a world-class Melbourne venue.

It’s going to be a fascinating mix of science, social issues and comedy. The Convention’s theme is Reason to Hope and it will emphasise the importance of evidence-based reasoning in a climate where “alternative facts” can influence political and social issues – among a lot of laughs, book signings and photo opportunities of course! This will be a great opportunity to amplify our shared message about the importance of human solutions and critical thinking in government policy. Read Event Details …