Events

Find events on this page, such as audio described theatre shows, blind cricket competitions, Vision Australia client days and more. Refine this list by selecting a category within the "filter by events by type" drop-down (including Online events), and/or by “state”.
26 July, 2021
VIC, TAS, SA
Our new Assistive Technology Specialists use this technology themselves and are experts in providing high quality services virtually. This means that you can learn these skills from the comfort and convenience of your own home.
26 August, 2021
Online
Have you always dreamt of writing your life story? Maybe you’d like to leave a legacy for your family, or maybe you want to be sure your story gets told in your own words.
06 September, 2021
14-18 Barrett St
Kensington
VIC
Come along to one of our woodwork masterclasses where you can make your very own woodwork creation. Whatever your ability, our woodwork teachers who specialise in blindness and low vision will be there to guide and teach you all the skills you need to create your own woodwork masterpiece! The classes will be held in our woodwork workshop which is specially fitted with all the tools and equipment you'll need.
15 September, 2021
148 Railway Parade West Leederville, 6007
WA
Come along and meet your local team who are experts in services for people who are blind or have low vision. Explore the wide range of specialist services and products available and find out how they can support you to live life on your terms.
18 September, 2021
Playhouse, QPAC Grey Street and Melbourne Street
South Brisbane
QLD
Boy Swallows Universe is adapted from the smash hit novel inspired by Brisbane author Trent Dalton’s own childhood. It’s an exhilarating story of magic and madness, of beauty and brutality, of joy and heartbreak, and of the power of love to triumph over the darkest of circumstances.
20 September, 2021
Vision Australia, 373 Old Cleveland Road Coorparoo 4151
QLD
Working with Psychologists and employment specialists, teens will design and practise effective communication when seeking work and in work relationships. Skills will include talking about themselves - sharing the right things at the right time, navigating conflict, giving and receiving feedback and reflective practice.
23 September, 2021
King George Square, Brisbane (Under the Large TV Screen adjacent to the Pig N’ Whistle)
QLD
Join like-minded adventurers as we explore Howard Smith Wharf and Brisbane’s River Walk.
28 September, 2021
Vision Australia, 373 Old Cleveland Road Coorparoo 4151
QLD
Working with an Occupational Therapist and a Speech Pathologist, children will develop social skills and emotional regulation skills. They’ll use craft, team games and other goodies to assist with the development and learning of these skills.
02 October, 2021
22 Hickson Road
Walsh Bay
NSW
The play’s title is taken from “Harlem,” a poem by Langston Hughes, which examines the question “What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun?”
02 October, 2021
The Canberra Theatre – The Playhouse Civic Square, London Circuit
ACT
Ordered to kill. Tempted to resist. Live or die.

This critically acclaimed production of one of Shakespeare’s most iconic and tragic works, originally programmed for Bell Shakespeare’s 30th anniversary season in 2020, returns to theatres in 2021.