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16 Feb 2018
When Di was connected with Seeing Eye Dog Kenya, it meant being able to do the things she loved with greater ease. But it also meant being ready to respond to misconceptions that Kenya wasn’t permitted to travel with her.
15 Feb 2018
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has announced the release date for the next generation of the $50 banknote, which will include tactile features to support people from the blind and low vision community.
13 Feb 2018
For many Australians sport is something that's intertwined with everyday life and a group of volunteers at Vision Australia Radio (VAR) are working to make it more accessible to the blind and low vision community.
13 Feb 2018
Leading blindness and low vision service provider Vision Australia is using World Radio Day (Tuesday, 13th February) to acknowledge the important role radio plays in the lives of people who are blind or have low vision.
23 Jan 2018
Children who are blind and low vision from the Newcastle, Hunter Valley and Central Coast regions are set to descend on a Newcastle beach today for a day in the surf.
18 Jan 2018
When Fiona Kelly’s husband lost his vision as result of diabetic retinopathy, she admits there was a fair bit of “bumbling” as her family came to terms with a significant change in their circumstances.
15 Jan 2018
Having had personal experience with how technology can support people who are blind or have low vision to lead independent and active lives, Adam Morris decided he’d do something to help others with vision loss.
11 Jan 2018
The Western Australia Public Transpoort Authority is hosting a guided tour of the new Perth Stadium railway station for people with disability.
09 Jan 2018
A rare opportunity has become available to help shape the future of Vision Australia’s services.
04 Jan 2018
Dave and Sonia Hardman admit to being “floored” when they were first told their oldest son Jack was diagnosed with ocular albinism.