26 Nov 2015
Vision Australia client and advocate, 15-year-old Connor McLeod, jointly won the Emerging Leader in Disability Awareness Award for campaigning for the introduction of tactile features on Australian banknotes.
24 Nov 2015
With early voting now underway, voters who are blind or have low vision can register to access a telephone voting service for the 2015 North Sydney by-election.
03 Nov 2015
Vision Australia is celebrating another advocacy success with the Queensland Government’s announcement of the introduction of an upgraded permanent go access Vision Impairment Travel Pass (VITP).
29 Oct 2015
Vision Australia has announced the election of Andrew Moffat as Chair of Vision Australia. Mr Moffat was elected at yesterday’s Annual General Meeting in Melbourne.
15 Oct 2015
Vision Australia has launched a campaign today, International White Cane Day, to educate the community about vision loss and white cane etiquette to improve the mobility experience of white cane users across Australia.
29 Sep 2015
Vision Australia has won the Brisbane excellence in accessible transport category of Spinal Injuries Australia’s Inclusive Community Champions Awards, for their role in the go access Vision Impairment Travel Pass trial.
23 Sep 2015
Vision Australia today congratulated Minister Fifield for his stewardship of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) over the past two years and his promotion to Cabinet and Minister for Communications.
08 Sep 2015
Representatives of Vision Australia, along with a number of people who are blind or have low vision, met MPs in Canberra today to demonstrate audio description and lobby for its inclusion on Australian TV.