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”.
08 January, 2020
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.
06 February, 2020
14 Barrett St
Kensington
VIC
You’re invited to our cooking classes where you will learn tips and strategies so that you can prepare meals confidently and independently at home. Whatever your skill level, our Occupational Therapists who specialize in blindness and low vision will be there to guide and teach you. 
10 March, 2020
Level 1, Unit 2/3 Rosslyn Street
West Leederville
WA
Learn how the latest adaptive technology can make day to day tasks easier for people with vision loss. Join the Vision Australia Perth team for Tech Tuesday to meet technology experts and have the opportunity to experience the latest in adaptive technology.
28 May, 2020
Perth
Western Australia
Join orientation and mobility specialist Hasmukh to explore different apps on your phone to assist with reading. Explore how the different apps work and in which instances the apps are best used.
29 May, 2020
State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne, 100 St Kilda Road
Melbourne
VIC
Lohengrin is a fantastical romance. It’s filled with shimmering string passages and angelic choruses, including the famous Bridal March. Wagner described his music as “streams of gold, ravishing the senses of the beholder.”
30 May, 2020
State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne, 100 St Kilda Road
Melbourne
VIC
No one can stand before Attila and his hordes, until a warrior woman turns his head. As he opens his heart to his prisoner Odabella, the barbarian king reveals his weakness. So the scene is set for one of the great revenge operas of the 19th century: an early Verdi in the vein of Aida.
30 May, 2020
Belvoir - Upstairs Theatre, 25 Belvoir Street
Surry Hills
NSW
This is a play for the end of the world. Four women in their seventies sit in a suburban backyard, convivially chatting. At first it is almost too recognisable – but there is a frightening and powerful world beneath the surface – a work of visionary theatre.
30 May, 2020
The Canberra Theatre – The Playhouse, Civic Square, London Circuit
Canberra
ACT
Cut-throat journalist Jez Connell is out for her next sting. It’s been a year since she brought down one of TV’s most lauded stars and now she’s got Michael King, the darling of public radio, in her sights. This time, it’s personal. Michael is at the top of the ratings with his popular morning political program, a shelf of bestselling history books and an over-flowing dinner speaking schedule. He’s a Walkley award-winning national treasure. Nothing can bring him down…except maybe a #metoo scandal.
31 May, 2020
Lyric Theatre, 55 Pirrama Road
Pyrmont
NSW
9 to 5 The Musical tells the story of Doralee, Violet and Judy - three workmates pushed to boiling point by their sexist, egotistical boss. Concocting a plan to kidnap and turn the tables on their despicable supervisor, will the ladies manage to reform their office - or will events unravel when the CEO pays an unexpected visit?
04 June, 2020
Perth
Western Australia
Join orientation and mobility specialist Hasmukh as you plan your own tailor made route. Learn to confidently navigate the applications with a route you wish to travel.