“Like Braille House, I believe that every Australian should have the opportunity to pick up a book and experience the magic of reading” Rupert McCall OAM Braille House is proud to welcome Rupert McCall as an ambassador as few can capture the essence of our country and its heroes like renowned this author and poet.… Continue Reading Rupert McCall named Braille House Ambassador
(Written by Sally Balwin, General Manager of Braille House) Yesterday, I attended Beaudesert State High School (BSHS) and could not have imaged the inspiration I would leave with. A couple of weeks ago, I saw a Facebook post about the school’s efforts creating “Hope” – their entry in the Archibull competition. Yes, until that post… Continue Reading Beaudesert State High School, Braille House and Bulls!
Steve Sparrow is a Producer on Radio 4RPH in Brisbane and he also has is own production studio, he is a musician and a man of many talents which you will see in this video. (Transcript of the video follows) Hi Steve, tell us a little bit about yourself and how you came into contact… Continue Reading Steve Sparrow talks about Braille House (and other things)
I was invited to spend a morning at Braille House at their playgroup, for children 0-5 years old. The sessions are held monthly and are free for all. It quickly became apparent that you don’t have to be blind or partially sighted to participate. Quite the opposite. The playgroup is open to all children but… Continue Reading Weekend Notes attends Braille House
Braille House (one of Australia’s oldest libraries) is opening Brisbane’s newest bookshop on Saturday August 17, (9am – 1pm). Reading funding reading! – We are selling books to raise money to allow us to produce more books in Braille and other accessible formats. Everyone is invited to come and browse our shelves of second-hand books… Continue Reading Reading funding reading with new bookshop