Latest news

20 Jul 2018
It’s a vital service for many people who are blind or have low vision or who live with other print disabilities and Vision Australia Radio is going from strength to strength.
20 Jul 2018
Vision Australia staff member Jordie Howell, a gifted soprano, will perform at Vision Australia's Dining in the Dark fundraiser at Dans Le Noir? on Wednesday
18 Jul 2018
Living with blindness or low vision is no barrier to enjoying and participating in the world of art, as an upcoming exhibition will show.
13 Jul 2018
For the Longman by-election, voters who are blind or have low vision have the option to cast their vote by telephone.
13 Jul 2018
A new partnership between two Mildura health services will ensure the local Aboriginal community has better access to eye care specialists and support.

Vision Australia began offering eye health checks through the Mildura Base Hospital Aboriginal Health Unit (AHU) in April.

An orthoptist is available once a month to see indigenous patients who have poor vision and eye conditions, prioritising those who are on dialysis.
12 Jul 2018
To mark NAIDOC Week, which celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, we’ve got a special edition of Talking Vision.
11 Jul 2018
A cutting edge piece of assistive technology has ensured a young woman with low vision in Perth can make the most of her studies and share a precious family moment.
06 Jul 2018
People from the blind and low vision community are no different from their sighted peers in that they make passionate, committed and efficient employees.
06 Jul 2018
Each year people who have made a significant contribution to the blind and low vision community are recognised through the Vision Australia Awards.
06 Jul 2018
People with print disabilities will have access to more books and documents in alternative formats, thanks to important reforms to the Copyright Act 1968 passed by the Australian Government last week.