Events

Find events on this page, such as audio described theatre shows, blind cricket competitions, Vision Australia client days and more. Filter events by using the drop down box to select what “type” of event, and/or by “state”.
04 February, 2019
14 Barrett Street
Kensington
Victoria
If you have a passion for woodwork and furniture making then these groups are for you!
20 February, 2019
King George Square
Brisbane City
Queensland
Vision Australia’s Travel Days for 2019 are now open for bookings. Come along and get hands-on experience of negotiating interesting locations around Brisbane whilst also making new friends.
11 May, 2019
2 George St
QUT Art Museum, Brisbane
Queensland
Bringing together a selection of recent acquisitions from the QUT Art Collection, this exhibition has been conceived as a project to broaden understanding of the lived experiences of people who are blind or with low vision. Drawing on research in QUT's Creative Industries Faculty, the exhibition proposes alternative ways of engaging with the art collection, considering how technologies can deepen our understanding of vision and challenging our sight-driven experience of art.

02 July, 2019
14 Barrett Steet
Kensington
Victoria
We are pleased to offer some exciting new cooking courses for people of all skill levels, in the new year. Whether you want to pick up some basic skills, get to grips with more complicated recipes, or bake some sweet treats, we have a course for you.
11 July, 2019
Forrest Place
Perth
WA
The city’s Winter Fest Theatre will be back in Forrest Place to warm you up this winter school holidays with a variety of shows featuring plate spinning, acrobatics, comedians, explosions, rope experts, musical storytelling, magicians and amazing circus talent. Come join us, whether you are young or young at heart!
15 July, 2019
Vision Australia Sensory Room, 14 Barrett St
Kensington
VIC
Come along to an exciting new literacy playgroup for children from birth to 4 years of age. Run by an early childhood specialist teacher, literacy will be introduced through games and activities involving accessible formats, including audio and braille.
15 July, 2019
Virginia Golf Club, Elliott Rd, Banyo
Brisbane
QLD
For those interested in learning to play blind golf, we are hosting two Come and Try events during the QLD Blind Golf Open.
17 July, 2019
Vision Australia, 45 Princes Hwy
Dandenong
VIC
Blind Sports & Recreation Victoria, Breast Screening Victoria and Cancer Council would like to invite people who are blind or have low vision to attend the following information and workshop session.
17 July, 2019
Queensland Performing Arts Centre, cnr Grey and Melbourne St, South Brisbane
QLD
Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a failed, wannabe rock star who decides to earn a few extra bucks by posing as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. There, he turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band.
18 July, 2019
Billie Brown Theatre, 78 Montague Road
South Brisbane
Queensland
All Breythe ever wanted was to be an actor, but this isn’t how he imagined his first big television gig – as a young Aboriginal man, being the face of a disastrous misfire of an advertisement that will get him roasted by his mob.
Rising star Meyne Wyatt’s debut play is as riveting and unflinchingly honest as his stage presence. Urgent, wryly funny and politically incendiary, City of Gold is a call for change that will sound out for years to come.