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31 Jul 2018
Brisbane’s blind and low vision community is set to get the chance to experience first-hand the latest in assistive technology when Vision Australia opens the doors of its Coorparoo centre.
27 Jul 2018
Thanks to changes to the Electoral Legislation Act passed in the Victorian Parliament yesterday, voters who are blind or have low vision will now have greater electronic voting choices and certainty.
23 Jul 2018
Those in our community who are blind or have low vision are set to benefit from the purchase of a new braille embossers at multiple Vision Australia offices.
23 Jul 2018
Leading blindness and low vision service provider Vision Australia has expressed extreme frustration that the My Health Record online opt-out option cannot be accessed by all people who are blind or have low vision. 

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.