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AFL Record Show - Round 14 2021

AFL Record Show - Round 14 2021

June 17, 2021

Welcome to the new AFL Record Show on Vision Australia Radio. With special thanks to the publisher of the popular AFL Record magazine (Sports Entertainment Network), Vision Australia Radio network is now presenting a selection of articles, news and information from each weekly edition of the mag which will be heard across our radio network and podcast services. Your VAR hosts Zoe and Danae reflect on the round that was and look forward to matches to come across round 14.

Catch the program Thursdays at 9pm on your local Vision Australia Radio service.

Visit www.varadio.org for more information and program times.

Vision Extra 16 Jun 2021

Vision Extra 16 Jun 2021

June 16, 2021

This week Peter is talking to Nicola Stowe

Focal Point 16 Jun 2021

Focal Point 16 Jun 2021

June 16, 2021

Peter's Guests this week are:

1 Nadia Mattiazzo (Women with Disabilities Victoria)

2 Kaye Speed (OAM Recipient)

3 Phil Vanderpeer (Focal Point Co-Host)

Nothings off Limits - Dating with blindness or low vision (Ep7)

Nothings off Limits - Dating with blindness or low vision (Ep7)

June 16, 2021

Nothing’s Off Limits: brings together experts and people with lived experience to discuss the topics we love to avoid but absolutely need to talk about.

In this episode, Tess and Polly explore Dating! They quiz their guests on how to get the best out of getting and going on dates if you are blind or have low vision. They also explore the difficult questions about when to disclose, how to stay safe, and how to recognize if things are going well…

Nothings off Limits is made with the support of Vision Australia Radio and the NDIS Information Linkages Capacity Building grant. 

Radiothon 2021: Getting to Know VA Radio presenter Erik Dober.

Radiothon 2021: Getting to Know VA Radio presenter Erik Dober.

June 16, 2021

What you hear on Vision Australia Radio, an essential service for people living with a print disability, is made possible by around 600 volunteers across Australia. Volunteers like Erik Dober who hosts the Sunday News program. Actor, entertainer and host, Ben Murphy, of the 'Ben Murphy Getting to Know' podcast recently caught up with Erik to learn more about his role at VA Radio, why he got involved and why community support for what we do is so important. http://www.varadio.org/VARdonate 

Radiothon 2021:  Getting to Know Marjie Courtis & why you should support VA Radio

Radiothon 2021: Getting to Know Marjie Courtis & why you should support VA Radio

June 16, 2021

What you hear on Vision Australia Radio, an essential service for people living with a print disability, is made possible by around 600 volunteers across Australia. Volunteers like Marjie Courtis who gives her time to present articles regularly on our National Press, Afternoon Live and travel radio programs. Actor, entertainer and host, Ben Murphy, of the 'Ben Murphy Getting to Know' podcast recently caught up with Marjie to learn more about her passions and why she feels community support for Vision Australia Radio is vital this Radiothon.

Donate now: www.varadio.org/VARdonate

Learn more about Ben Murphy: http://www.benmurphy.com.au/ 

Seeing Eye Dogs Show 14th June 2021
Behind the Scenes 14th June 2021
Hear This 11th June 2021 (Repeat 25th September 2015)
Cover to Cover Episode 372 11thJune 2021
Christian Science #24 -13 Jun 2021
Leisure Link 12 Jun 2021
AFL Record Show - Round 13, 2021

AFL Record Show - Round 13, 2021

June 11, 2021

Welcome to the new AFL Record Show on Vision Australia Radio. With special thanks to the publisher of the popular AFL Record magazine (Sports Entertainment Network), Vision Australia Radio network is now presenting a selection of articles, news and information from each weekly edition of the mag which will be heard across our radio network and podcast services. Your VAR hosts Zoe and Danae reflect on the round that was and look forward to matches to come across round 13.

Catch the program Thursdays at 9pm on your local Vision Australia Radio service.

Visit www.varadio.org for more information and program times.

Interview Highlight: Puppies in Parliament

Interview Highlight: Puppies in Parliament

June 11, 2021

In this interview highlight from “Focal Point”, Peter Greco discusses Puppies in Parliament  with Chris Edwards, Manager Government Relations & Advocacy at Vision Australia.

Under law, Seeing Eye Dogs are allowed to enter just about all public places in Australia. Despite this, Seeing Eye Dogs and their handlers are still regularly denied access to restaurants, taxis, cinemas, hotels and other places.

A delegation from Vision Australia Seeing Eye Dogs recently descended on Canberra, taking the issue of access rights for Seeing Eye Dogs and other dog guides directly to Federal Parliament.

More info:

Seeing Eye Dogs access rights

Interview Highlight: Dog Guide Handlers Australia

Interview Highlight: Dog Guide Handlers Australia

June 11, 2021

In this interview highlight from “Focal Point”, Peter Greco talks with Greg Madson from Dog Guide Handlers Australia (DGHA) about the upcoming Bi-Annual conference to be held online via Zoom on Saturday 19th June and Sunday 20th June 2021

DGHA is a national association which provides a voice for Australians who are blind or vision impaired, who use a dog guide. DGHA is an independent association of dog guide handlers, and is not affiliated with any dog guide school.

More info:

dgha@dgha.org.au

Dog Guide Handlers Australia

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