Events

Find events on this page, such as audio described theatre shows, blind cricket competitions, Vision Australia client days and more. Filter events by using the drop down box to select what “type” of event, and/or by “state”.
12 May, 2018
State theatre Arts Center
Melbourne
Victoria
The hero no one needed embarks on one last noble quest.
17 May, 2018
Cardinia Culture Centre, 40 Lakeside Blvd
Pakenham
Victoria
Come along to Vision Australia’s expo, where you can experience and learn about Vision Australia’s services and the latest technology for you to stay independent, and live the life you choose. There will be information about NDIS, Home Care Packages, seeing eye dogs, and more.
17 May, 2018
Playhouse, QPAC
South Brisbane
Queensland
Tim Finn writes new songs for Shakespeare’s dark comedy
19 May, 2018
Drama Theatre Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point
Sydney
NSW
Playwright Lucy Kirkwood wowed us with the globe-trotting thriller Chimerica in 2017. Now, with The Children, she’s been heralded as “the most rewarding dramatist of her generation” (The Independent, UK).
The play has been the toast of London and is on its way to Broadway. In it, Kirkwood creates a touching and richly detailed study of three people coming to grips with choices they made decades ago.
19 May, 2018
Playhouse, QPAC
South Brisbane
Queensland
Tim Finn writes new songs for Shakespeare’s dark comedy
22 May, 2018
Southbank Theatre, The Sumner
Melbourne
Victoria
Ordinary Joe one day – America’s Most Wanted the next. That’s what happens when you leak top secret Government surveillance. Having blown the world’s biggest whistle, Andrew is on the run, holed up in a Russian hotel room; a political pawn with a target on his back. If you betray your country for the right reasons, are you a hero or a traitor? One thing is certain, you will never know who you can trust.
31 May, 2018
Ensemble Theatre 78 McDougall St
Kirribilli
New South Wales
First performed in 1986, Willy Russell’s comic monologue SHIRLEY VALENTINE opened to awards and rave reviews and was made into an Oscar nominated film. Three decades later its message that ‘it’s never too late to be yourself’ manages to kick off any clichés with a story that is engagingly human and warmly sympathetic.
31 May, 2018
Biomedicine Discover Institute, Monash University
Clayton Campus
VICTORIA
The team at Monash University's Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) are hosting a Scientific Discovery Day specifically designed to be accessible for the blind and low vision community with tactile, sound, olfactory and low vision accessible displays and exhibits. The Infection and Immunity Program at BDI are inviting all members of the blind and low vision community to discover more about infection, immunity and the work performed by researchers in this area.
02 June, 2018
IMB Theatre, Illawarra Performing Arts Centre, 2 Burelli St.
Wollongong
New South Wales
Exploring a shocking chapter in our recent history, Lost Boys is a fierce and compelling new play by award-winning Australian playwright Lachlan Philpott (Silent Disco, The Trouble with Harry), commissioned and developed by Merrigong.
02 June, 2018
Canberra Theatre Centre
Canberra
Australian Capital Territory
Kate Hamill's sparkling adaptation of Sense and Sensibility is Jane Austen on theatrical steroids. In the hands of the State Theatre Company Ensemble it will be a night at the theatre that you won't want to miss.