Perth candlelight vigil for Orlando on Wednesday


A vigil for people killed and injured in the shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando Florida will be held in the Perth Cultural Centre on Wednesday evening.

The vigil will give Perth’s LGBTIQ+ community an opportunity to show solidarity with people in Orlando and around the world.

The vigil will be held from 6:30pm – 7:30pm in the James Street Ampitheatre in the Perth Cultural Centre. For more information contact see the event’s Facebook page.

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Lifeline: 13 11 14

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