The situation in Ukraine is changing daily.
The information below will provide you with answers to the questions we are being asked most frequently.
If you have other questions, please visit the Contact page and fill in the form.
Frequently asked questions:
1. When is the next rally?
We are not planning successive rallies at this stage. We will assess the situation as it eventuates and promote any planned rallies via Facebook, Instagram and this website. Please follow our pages and monitor them for updates.
2. Where can I donate to support Ukraine?
The best avenue of donation in Australia is through UkraineCrisisAppeal.org where donations are directed toward humanitarian aid for Ukraine.
3. Where can I buy “Stop Putin your Hands on Ukraine” t-shirts?
Please visit auvnoblepark.com.au/stop-putin-your-hands-on-ukraine-t-shirts/ for sizing information and contact email@example.com to place your order. All profits go toward humanitarian aid in Ukraine.
4. Where can I find information on visas for Ukrainians wishing to enter Australia?
You can visit an information page here: https://www.ozeukes.com/current-affairs/australian-government-offers-visa-help-for-ukrainian-nationals/ or through Australian Government website https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/help-and-support/ukraine-visa-support
It is said that 600 (Visitor class) visas are very quick to be processed.
Please be advised to apply for the Temporary Visitor Visa – Sub class 600, to Australia.
Do Not apply for any humanitarian or refugee visas because they will not be fast tracked, they can apply from Australia.
They will be allowed to stay for 6 month and will not be deported.
They will be permitted to apply for another visa with permission to work.
Also, people who are unvaccinated will have an exemption.
The Minister for immigration also said to purchase a one-way ticket.
5. How do I support you and become a member of the AUV? Please visit https://auv.org.au/become-a-member/and fill in the membership form. We will contact you in due course after your application is submitted.