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Australia needs nationally consistent subsidised spectacle schemes

Australia needs nationally consistent subsidised spectacle schemes

Sarah Davies

For many Australians, particularly in remote and regional areas, spectacles can be costly and difficult to access. In Australia, subsidised schemes exist however; they are not uniform across the country.  Read more →

Glaucoma, the ‘thief of sight’ - World Glaucoma Week 2013

Glaucoma, the ‘thief of sight’ - World Glaucoma Week 2013

Geoff Pollard

Geoff Pollard National Executive Officer, Glaucoma Australia, blogs about World Glaucoma Week 2013 and glaucoma—a group of eye diseases that slowly destroy the optic nerve and often go undetected in the early stages. Read more →

The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust in Australia launch

The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust in Australia launch

Jennifer Gersbeck

It's not every day that you get to speak with the Governor-General and the Australian of the Year; shake hands with past Prime Ministers and meet some of Australia's most generous philanthropists; but on Monday that's exactly what I did! Read more →

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