Latest news

18 Jul 2019
Can you help blind and low vision secondary school students expand their career options?
15 Jul 2019
When Geraldine lost her vision, she initially felt as if all of life’s doors had closed on her. But, as the saying goes; when one door closes, another opens. And for Geraldine, life is full of open doors.
12 Jul 2019
Children who are blind or have low vision from across the Newcastle region were able to get in touch with their inner Jedi last week, thanks to a school holiday program.
12 Jul 2019
A group of children who are blind or have low vision were able to reach new heights last week thanks to a Vision Australia holiday program.
12 Jul 2019
In 2014 Vision Australia’s Digital Access team were asked to lend their expertise, along with other international leading authorities in the accessibility and inclusion space, to drive forward the concept of an International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP). Five years on we are very proud to have been named the Australasian founding member of the IAAP.
10 Jul 2019
For Gordon Gray, being legally blind isn’t something that’s going to keep him from his passion for art. That commitment has resulted in Gordon’s artwork being selected for a place in the 2020 Vision Australia Calendar.
08 Jul 2019
More than 100 people who are blind or have low vision took to the tarmac at Sandown Racecourse this past weekend. Find out how it went with this special report!
01 Jul 2019
On Sunday July 7 2019, approximately 110 blind and low vision people will get to experience the thrill of driving on the renowned Sandown Park Racecourse.
01 Jul 2019
World-renowned immunologist, Sir Gustav Nossal, has been a generous benefactor to Vision Australia, giving to the organisation for over 20 years. Vision Australia Radio’s Jason Gipps and Samantha Guttridge were lucky enough to sit down with Sir Gustav last year to chat about how his generosity and charitable nature were instilled in him from an early age.
28 Jun 2019
Vision Australia has teamed up up with the Victorian CFA to hold a special Telelink group about fire safety for people who are blind or have low vision.