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10Mar 2015
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Disability Access in Zoos Perth Zoo’s long-term commitment to being a user-friendly place for people with disability has been recognised with the Companion Card Affiliate of the Year Award. Minister for Disability Services, Helen Morton presented Perth Zoo with the award on behalf of National Disability Services, which operates the Companion Card program in Western Read More

26Feb 2015
Submitted by on February 26, 2015

People with and without disabilities descend on Federation Square for the Rawcus flashmob. Part of the City of Port Phillip YouTube Project supported by the Victorian Department of Human Services, Southern Region. The flashmob was conceived by Rawcus. Directed by Kate Sulan (www.rawcus.org.au) and Clair Korobacz (www.onestepatatimelikethis.com). Project management by Rosemary Joy Including performers from Read More

26Feb 2015
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New building accessibility standards, which will ensure that public buildings in Australia are accessible to people with disabilities have now come into force. Attorney-General, Robert McClelland said the Disability (Access to Buildings – Premises) Standards 2010 (Premises Standards) was an important milestone in the National Disability Strategy. “The new Premises Standards will apply to any Read More