Radio news

24 June 2019
Vision Australia is conducting a short survey of listeners who are blind, have low vision or who have a print disability about our radio services around the country. We want to understand what Vision Australia Radio brings to you, and get your feedback about programs and more.
25 June 2019
Love food? Enjoy cooking? If the answer to either of those is yes, you’ll love our new weekly food program, Food For Thought. Hosted by foodie Joy Nuske, who is blind, Food For Thought is a show for food lovers, featuring recipes, restaurant reviews, interviews and more from the culinary world. Food For Thought airs every Saturday night at 8pm Adelaide time, and 8:30pm in Perth and across Victoria.
20 June 2019
People who are blind or have low vision rely on audio media such as radio to access the news and information so readily available to sighted people. Owen Jones from Albury is one of these people, and for him and countless others in his position services such as Vision Australia Radio are crucial.
19 June 2019
Radio for the Print Handicapped Australia (RPHA), which includes the Vision Australia Radio Network, has launched a range of reading resources for community stations and volunteers to help produce diverse local programming.
07 June 2019
On this week's episode of 'Behind the Scenes', Chris picks up where he left off last week talking about the Woven Song Embassy Tapestry Project, checks out the diverse art exhibitions on display currently in Melbourne, celebrates the golden days of Hollywood with 'Puttin' on the Ritz' director Graham MacDuff, and wraps up with his fortnightly movie reviews. That's all this week on 'Behind the Scenes' with Chris Thompson, here on Vision Australia Radio.
07 June 2019
More young people are choosing to lend their time and skills to Vision Australia Radio Mildura, helping to grow the station's workforce and listenership.
07 June 2019
Vision Australia Radio graduate Sam Colley gives us an insight into what he does at Vision Australia Radio, where he came from to get here, his ambitions for the coming months and why Vision Australia Radio means so much to him.
20 June 2019
Our annual Vision Australia Radio donation drive is back again from June 1 to June 30 and we’re asking you to click here and donate now to support the work we do. This year, you can choose to support Vision Australia Radio with a one-off donation, or you may wish to choose the option of giving to us on a monthly basis.
31 May 2019
On this week’s episode of Behind the Scenes, host Chris Thompson chats to Jamie Lewis from Theatre Network Australia, talks street art with Phoenix who previews his latest work, takes in some jazz standards from Australian jazz icon Bob Sedegreen, and a whole lot more.
29 May 2019
Vision Australia Radio has joined forces with Creativity Australia to strengthen communities and build bridges between people from all walks of life. The new partnership will see the organisations support each other across 2019, educating the community on the great things both Vision Australia Radio and Creativity Australia are doing in the community space.