Vision Australia open day at Newcastle Jockey Club

Vision Australia’s open day, to be held at Newcastle Jockey Club, will give people the chance discover the latest technology and ideas that support those who are vision impaired to live the life they choose.

The event to be held on Friday the 9th October from 10am to 4pm, and on Saturday the 10th October from 10am to 3pm will give people the chance to  talk to Vision Australia’s specialist staff about ways to improve independence at home, increase the chance of finding employment, maximise education opportunities, and connect with others.

The event will also feature a range of seminar-style discussions. Topics include the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), MyAgedCare, the latest accessible online streaming services and health and fitness technology. Register your details today for information on the seminars available in the local area.

Free buses for Vision Australia clients:
If you are a Vision Australia client then you can hop on one of the free buses to the event.

Buses will only run on the Friday of the event, 9 October for Newcastle and 16 October for Brisbane.

Bus routes to Newcastle and return:
Route 1: Port Macquarie – Taree – Foster – Raymond Terrace – Newcastle Jockey Club.
Route 2: Singleton – Maitland – Newcastle Jockey Club.
Route 3: Gosford – Morisset – Wyong – Newcastle Jockey Club.

Bus routes to Coorparoo and return:
Route 1: Toowoomba – Coorparoo.
Route 2: Tweed Heads – Robina – Coorparoo.
Route 3: Noosa – Maroochydore – Coorparoo.
Route 4: Lismore – Coorparoo.

To hop on a free bus, either fill out the registration form and tell us your preferred route or call 1300 84 74 66.

Written by Newcastle Live

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