Media releases

Big Plans for Young Ones

03 Jul 2014
On Saturday 22 June, four Illawarra families with children who are blind or have low vision, completed a one day course designed to assist parents who are raising children with a vision impairment.

Stepping Stones to a Positive Future

26 Jun 2014
Nine Brisbane families with children who are blind or have low vision complete Vision Australia's Stepping Stones Triple P (SSTP) program.

Landmark treaty to end book famine

24 Jun 2014
Vision Australia congratulates the Australian Government for signing the Marrakesh Treaty, and urges them to ratify as a matter of priority to help bring a world of books to people with print disabilities.

Cinema improves access for patrons who are blind

13 May 2014
On Tuesday 13 May, at 11am, Event Cinema’s in Campbelltown hosted a special movie session of “THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL” to enable local people who are blind or have low vision to experience an audio described movie.

Blinded by copyright

23 Apr 2014
This World Book Day, Vision Australia is urging the Australian Government to ensure Australia takes a leading role in ending the book famine by signing and ratifying this important treaty.
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