Braille and Low Vision Aids

Cross-border transfer of accessible format copies of books now allowed – The Marrakesh Treaty

The Marrakesh Treaty which came into effect recently will help an estimated 285 million people worldwide have greater access to books published in accessible formats such as large print, braille or audio.  The Treaty allows countries like Australia to facilitate the...

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Rising popularity of bat-like echolocation in Australia helping more blind people see through sound

Daniel's training is now being rolled out in Adelaide for the first time by the Royal Society for the Blind, allowing the vision-impaired to see through sound. Instructor Gayle McPherson admits she was a little sceptical of the technique at first "because it wasn't...

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Talking Vision- Vision Australia Radio

Let 'Talking Vision' be your national radio reference on blindness and low vision. On this weekly radio program you can hear: Discussion of issues relating to blindness and low vision Stories of inspiration and achievement from people living with vision loss How one...

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