To see and hear more about this amazing globe, please click on the link below:

full ABC article on braille globe

close up picture of braille globe materials

A project has been launched to save an intricate Braille globe invented in Queensland in the 1950s — and share the story of the “fairy godfather of blind children” behind it.

Richard Frank Tunley’s invention opened up the map of the world to blind and vision-impaired children.

There is so much more to read about this amazing invention. Click on the link below:

full ABC article on braille globe