New Horizons Program 526

This week on program 526 of New Horizons, we get an update from Lauren Henley, about audio description on Australian television. Following this, a brief demonstration of the Big Access Media app, which is being touted as one of the potential options for AD.

You can use the embedded audio player above to listen or download the program.

New Horizons is available as a podcast! To manually subscribe, using your pod catcher of choice, place the following URL http://wordpress.bca.org.au/feed/ in the appropriate field to subscribe to the New Horizons program.

If you are a Vision Australia I-Access Library member, you can subscribe to New Horizons using the I-Access on line catalogue. Use the find facility within the on line catalogue with the search term “New Horizons” and you will be presented with current and past programs of New Horizons, from there you can subscribe to the podcast.

New Horizons is Blind Citizens Australia’s weekly radio program. It can be heard on RPH and community radio stations throughout Australia. Go here for Broadcast times and stations

Current and past Episodes of New Horizons can also be found on the Blind Citizens Australia audio page

And on the The Global Voice

November 2017 Edition of SoundAbout Now Available!

There are several ways to access the November 2017 edition of SoundAbout:

  • You can listen or download using the audio player above
  • Find it on our audio page

Please note; Soundabout is also a podcast which you can subscribe to. You can do this in a couple of ways:

  • If you are a Vision Australia library client, make enquiries with them, call 1300 847 466
  • Using your podcatcher use the URL http://wordpress.bca.org.au/feed/ to manually search

Contents of this edition include:

  • Steve Richardson speaks with BCA President, John Simpson about the recent AGM and keynote address at Convention
  • Steve Richardson speaks with Executive Officer, Emma Bennison about the recent National Convention
  • Marian Jones speaks with Women’s Branch President, Janene Sadhu for an update on the Branch activity
  • Rikki Chaplin speaks with Lauren Henley for an update on Audio Description on TV
  • Glen Morrow does a presentation on the new Iphones
  • Peter Greco speaks with Joanne Chua about her trip to Africa
  • Steve Richardson Speaks with Debra Daily from Logon, Qld about Different Strokes and interactive arts website
  • Branch Contact details

Recordings from the 2017 National Convention

Catch up on highlights from the 2017 National Convention on our audio page.
You will also find a recording of the Annual General Meeting, held on Friday 13 October.

New Horizons Program 525

This week on program 525 of New Horizons, we’re joined by long-time Blind Citizens Australia member, and SoundAbout personality, Steve Richardson. We give a rundown of the happenings at the recent BCA convention in Melbourne.

You can use the embedded audio player above to listen or download the program.

New Horizons is available as a podcast! To manually subscribe, using your pod catcher of choice, place the following URL http://wordpress.bca.org.au/feed/ in the appropriate field to subscribe to the New Horizons program.

If you are a Vision Australia I-Access Library member, you can subscribe to New Horizons using the I-Access on line catalogue. Use the find facility within the on line catalogue with the search term “New Horizons” and you will be presented with current and past programs of New Horizons, from there you can subscribe to the podcast.

New Horizons is Blind Citizens Australia’s weekly radio program. It can be heard on RPH and community radio stations throughout Australia. Go here for Broadcast times and stations

Current and past Episodes of New Horizons can also be found on the Blind Citizens Australia audio page

And on the The Global Voice

New Horizons Program 524

This week on program 524 of New Horizons, we hear about an interesting project to allow people who are blind or vision impaired to play Australian rules football. We hear from Tim Neild, AFL Victoria’s Disability Football Manager, about his position, and how people with disabilities are included in their offerings.

You can use the embedded audio player above to listen or download the program.

New Horizons is available as a podcast! To manually subscribe, using your pod catcher of choice, place the following URL http://wordpress.bca.org.au/feed/ in the appropriate field to subscribe to the New Horizons program.

If you are a Vision Australia I-Access Library member, you can subscribe to New Horizons using the I-Access on line catalogue. Use the find facility within the on line catalogue with the search term “New Horizons” and you will be presented with current and past programs of New Horizons, from there you can subscribe to the podcast.

New Horizons is Blind Citizens Australia’s weekly radio program. It can be heard on RPH and community radio stations throughout Australia. Go here for Broadcast times and stations

Current and past Episodes of New Horizons can also be found on the Blind Citizens Australia audio page

And on the The Global Voice