Radio news

21 July 2023
For the past 15 year the Vision Australia Library program, Hear This, has been been sharing choice picks from its audio catalogue to a dedicated legion of book loving listeners. And host and passionate bibliophile, Frances Keyland, said she won’t be switching the mic off anytime soon.
18 July 2023
In honour of this year’s NAIDOC week theme For Our Elders, Vision Australia Radio radio’s Chris Thompson, host of arts and culture program Behind the Scenes, spoke with two acclaimed First Nation’s performers: Singer songwriter Uncle Kutcha Edwards and opera singer Professor Deborah Cheetham Fraillon.
30 June 2023
“Vision Australia Radio’s partnering with the Melbourne Writers Festival allows us to support our community to be actively involved in the broader community, bigger cultural conversations and life in general.”
15 June 2023
Vision Australia is trekking off to beautiful New Zealand and leading the charge is the organisation’s most well-known Kiwi, CEO Ron Hooten.
09 June 2023
Come along to our Open Day to meet the team and go behind the scenes of this fantastic community radio service.
23 May 2023
Vision Australia Radio’s Perth volunteers, staff and CEO Ron Hooton got together on the 17th of May to celebrate National Volunteer Week 2023.
28 April 2023
Each week, thousands of people grab their copy of the AFL Record to both keep up to date with what’s happening on the field and as a part of their game-day experience. Thanks to Vision Australia Radio’s weekly reading broadcast of the magazine Vision Sports commentator and St Kilda die-hard Matt Lee can be a part of this important tradition.
05 April 2023
For the month of April, Vision Australia Radio is calling on the community to get behind Radiothon to help ensure the service can continue to bring information and programming to air for Australia’s blind and low vision community.
04 April 2023
There will be changes to our regular programming from Good Friday to Easter Monday. View our Easter program guides.