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”.
25 May, 2019
State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne 100 St Kilda Road
Melbourne
Victoria
Mozart’s opera about testing fidelity is an intriguing story set to music of impossible beauty. Two men disguise themselves as Albanians and attempt to seduce each other’s lover in an elaborate ruse to win a bet, at the urging of the cynical old philosopher Don Alfonso.
01 June, 2019
State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne 100 St Kilda Road
Melbourne
Victoria
If Rossini made a show reel of his best work, it would sound like Il Viaggio a Reims ( The Journey to Reims). The prolific composer was unabashedly showing off when he wrote this incredible work, destined to dazzle the aristocracy at the crowning of Charles X and then disappear forever. The simple plot is a marvellous excuse for a string of fantastic arias and impressive ensemble pieces.
04 June, 2019
3 Civic Place
Ringwood
Learn strategies and tips to make your home more accessible, and make day to day life easier.  Our Occupational Therapists specialising in blindness and low vision, will give you strategies to support you in being more independent and confident around your kitchen, and the rest of your home.
06 June, 2019
The Sumner, Southbank Theatre 140 Southbank Boulevard
Southbank
Victoria
This much-loved story has enthralled generations of Australians both on the page and on screen. Now, Colin Thiele’s heart-warming classic Storm Boy is brought to life on stage in a theatrical event filled with unforgettable characters and a collection of astonishing life-size puppets by Dead Puppet Society. With epic scope and scale, this stunning Australian story is realised in a production that evokes the fragile wilderness of Storm Boy’s world. 
08 June, 2019
Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne 100 St Kilda Road
Melbourne
Victoria
At a bustling London train station, 42 year old American Georgie kisses the neck of a much older Englishman, Alex. This electric encounter thrusts two perfect strangers into a fascinating and unlikely relationship, part friendship, part love affair. But is Georgie really all she seems?
08 June, 2019
Roslyn Packer Theatre 22 Hickson Road
Walsh Bay
New South Wales
Tennessee Williams’ classic play is set on a steamy night in the Mississippi Delta. It’s Big Daddy’s birthday. He’s built his family an empire of 12,000 acres, but that won’t help him beat cancer. Brick, the favourite son, is a golden boy drinking himself into oblivion, while his wife Maggie claws at him for a moment of affection. All the while, lies are rife and the family’s future is at stake.
18 June, 2019
3 Civic Place
Ringwood
Victoria
Learn strategies and tips to make your home more accessible, and make day to day life easier. Our Occupational Therapists specialising in blindness and low vision, will give you strategies to support you in being more independent and confident around your kitchen, and the rest of your home.
18 June, 2019
Lyric Theatre, QPAC Grey Street and Melbourne Street
South Brisbane
Queensland
Tosca, a famous singer, is devoted to the artist Cavaradossi but Scarpia, the Chief of Police, has other plans and shows no remorse in his intent to destroy their love. Tosca is a strong woman in a male dominated world. Refusing to submit to a system that wants to mercilessly exploit her, she works to tear it apart – but there’s a terrible cost. This is opera where women are not afraid to fight for their right to be equal.
22 June, 2019
The Princess Theatre
Melbourne
Victoria
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on stage, bringing together some of the most exciting talent working in the theatre today.
28 June, 2019
Ensemble Theatre 78 McDougall Street
Kirribilli
New South Wales
Adjust the dial, tune in for an evening of suspense and intrigue and witness the world’s greatest detectives at their sleuthing best. Incomparable duo Holmes and Watson team up to avert disaster at the hands of The Solitary Cyclist, while Divorced Detectives Ridley Jones and Teresa Scott are embroiled in a mad train chase to thwart a criminal mastermind in The Dead(ly) Wives Club.