Vision Australia Texpo

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Texpo showcases a range of Vision Australia services, including Seeing Eye Dogs, and the latest technology designed to assist people with vision impairments to live the lives they choose. 

Real-life scenarios based on home, work, education and employment environments will enable visitors to experience how Vision Australia provides expert advice, training, equipment and support for every part of life. On display will be the latest magnifiers, canes, gadgets and more to help improve navigation and enhance remaining sight.

The event will also feature a range of seminars, and an audio described cinema lounge. Audio description describes what’s happening in the movie between the dialogue.  

It is a free event, which is open to the general public, people who are blind or have low vision, their friends and family, and industry professionals. Texpo attracts visitors from all over the state.

There will even be doorprizes! Attendees will have the chance to win a $150 Officeworks store voucher for each state, or one of six Care60 phones from Oricom.

In 2014, Texpo will take place in:

Vision Australia Sydney

4 Mitchell Street, Enfield

  • Friday 17 October, 10am – 4pm
  • Saturday 18 October, 10am – 3pm
Maps and guided routes for exploring Texpo in Enfield are now available for download so you can prepare for your visit.

Find out which technology suppliers will be there and any special Texpo offers by downloading the following:

Sydney

 


Vision Australia Melbourne

454 Glenferrie Road, Kooyong

  • Friday 10 October, 10am – 4pm
  • Saturday 11 October, 10am – 3pm


Talk to Vision Australia’s specialist staff about ways to improve independence at home, increase your chance of finding employment, maximise education opportunities, and connect with others. 

Vision Australia’s Texpo will include exhibits from a range of Australian and international technology suppliers, as well as featuring a seminar program and an audio described cinema lounge, a service that provides visual information in the gaps between dialogue.

Find out which technology suppliers will be there and any special Texpo offers by downloading the following:

Melbourne


Frequently asked Questions

Texpo 2014 questions and answers (Word, 181KB)For more information call Vision Australia on 1300 84 74 66 or email info@visionaustralia.org


Please note there is limited parking available, public transport is advised.

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