The message below is from CanLaw's website. I have underlined the sentence that relates to free legal assistance.
Community Law is still standing however it will be some time until we are able to re-enter our premises on Madras St. From 7/3/2011 our legal information phone lines are operational between 9am and 7pm Monday to Friday. We are running our Drop-in Clinic from Monday to Saturday between 10am and 2pm at 35 Riccarton Road.
In addition a free lawyer will be available at various locations throughout the Eastern Suburbs. For a free lawyer near you phone 366 6870.
Reception is now open at our temporary location at 35 Riccarton Road and phone lines are operational between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday on 366 6870.They also have a few legal fact sheets that can be downloaded from their website, which is here.