Saturday, February 13, 2010

Show your support for a living wage today

Unite is holding a series of protests around the country today in support of their campaign for a $15 / hour minimum wage:

  • Whangarei: outside Phil Heatley's office, cnr Deveron Street and Hatea Drive, 12:00 - 13:00;
  • Auckland Central: Nicky Kay's Office, 82 College Hill, Freemans Bay, 12:30 - 14:00
  • Waitakere: Paula Bennett's Office, 429 Great North Road, Henderson, 12 noon
  • Hamilton East: National MP David Bennett, 510 Grey Street (Corner Grey and Bridge Streets) at 12 noon
  • Whanganui: assemble at Majestic Square, 11:30am
  • Palmerston North: The Square, opposite High Flyers, 11am
  • Wellington: assemble at Cenotaph for picket of Parliament, 10 am
  • Nelson: Nelson Markets, Montgomery Sq, Protesting @ Nick4Nelson Caravan, 10:30am
  • Christchurch: outside Nicky Wagner's Christchurch Office, 189 Montreal St (opposite South City Mall), 10am - 12 noon
  • Oamaru: Jacqui Dean's office, 42 Thames St, Oamaru, 11:15 - 15:15
  • Dunedin: March and Picket of National Office, leaves the Octagon 1.30pm
There's a Facebook event page here.