Inspiring student represents Vision Australia at UN

Santiago and his guide dog Lachy

BRITTINY EDWARDS At 23 years of age, Santiago Velasquez has walked the Kokoda trail, cycled 90km for charity, founded a tech company, given a TedxQUT talk, and spoken at the UN, all while not being able to see.   Mr Velasquez was born … [Read more...]

Equitable access to vote on equality?

MARNIE CRUICKSHANK A paperless vote option has been announced for blind or vision impaired people who want to vote in the upcoming postal survey on same-sex marriage. The Australia Bureau of Statistics announced the new option last week, as it … [Read more...]