13 April 2018Download the audio file
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Vision Australia's Audio Description team helped make the Opening Ceremony at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games more inclusive than ever. Audio Description paints a verbal picture of all the spectacular visual elements of this moving Ceremony for people who are blind or have low vision. The audio described content was transmitted via earpieces at the stadium and for those at home, it was streamed through the 7CommGames app. Coverage of the opening ceremony began at 8 pm on Wednesday April 4 and concluded at approx. 11pm that evening.
Please Note: This recording contains some small interruptions throughout due to minor transmission and recording issues.