High School 

Australian Human Rights Commission, Alternatives to detention

Children out of Immigration Detention, Map of all Australian operated detention centres

Refugee Council of Australia, Mandatory Detention Fact Sheet

Asylum Seekers Resource Centre, Asylum seeker, refugee and detention statistics

Asylum Seekers Resource Centre Youth and Students Program for schools.


 Global Detention Project, a Swiss research project focused on immigration-related detention.

Australian Human Rights Commission, The Forgotten Children: National Inquiry into Children in Immigration Detention (2014)

 Andrew & Renata Kaldor Centre for International Refugee Law, Offshore Detention: Australia’s Responsibilities

Ben Saul, ‘Dark Justice: Australia’s Indefinite Detention of Refugees on Security Grounds under International Human Rights Law’, Melbourne Journal of International Law 13(1), 1

 UN High Commissioner for Refugees, ‘Detention Guidelines: Guidelines on the Applicable criteria and Standards relating to the Detention of Asylum-Seekers and Alternatives to Detention

  Janet Phillips and Harriet Spinks, Parliament of Australia, ‘Immigration detention in Australia’, 20 March 2013

Patrick Emerton, The High Court reminds us that immigration detention is not simply at the government’s pleasure, 15 September 2014

Maria O'Sullivan, Australia can detain asylum seekers on the high seas, the High Court decides, 28 January 2015




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