SoundAbout August 2016 Now Available

The August edition of SoundAbout is now Available. You can listen or download using the audio player above. For your convenience, you can also find below links to the program. The first is with the words “listen” for immediate listening. The other is with the word “download” for placing on a device for listening at a later date.

Contents of this edition include:

  • Information about accessible formats for the 2016 Census
  • Marian Jones speaks with President, Emma Bennison about the Perth Forum
  • Steve Richardson speaks with CEO, Leah Van Poppel about staffing changes and Federal election impact on BCA
  • Marian Jones speaks with Katie Brooks about her experience with using telephone voting for the Federal election
  • Peter Greco speaks with Jeremy McClure, paraolympian
  • Peter Greco speaks with Ian Murray from the Cisco Academy for the Vision Impaired about his Order of Australia Award
  • Steve Richardson speaks with Joanne Chua about her experience with using audio description through the ABC iview app
  • Vaughn Bennison speaks with Michael Anderson from the Reserve Bank about accessible banknotes
  • Rikki Chaplin speaks with Nadia Mattiazzo about her experience using the Commonwealth touch screen EFTPOS known as Albert
  • Diary Dates for ACT, NSW and WA
  • Details of the South Australian 2016 State Forum
  • BCA Branch contact details
  • BCA Head office contact details

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Please note that 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, or
– Using your podcatcher use the URL to manually search