Rupert McCall ‘best of’ anthology – Golden Soil available in braille

December 5, 2019

Rupert McCall OAM – Braille House ambassador says: “Golden Soil has now been transcribed into Braille and is available to read in the Braille House Library! He then went on to say: “If words can paint amazing pictures, then the experience should belong to all”. Golden Soil – Rupert’s long-awaited ‘best of’ anthology featuring his… Continue Reading Rupert McCall ‘best of’ anthology – Golden Soil available in braille

Bookshop 507

March 21, 2020

Bookshop 507 is a secondhand print bookshop that is a fundraising activity for Braille House to be able to produce more Braille Books for our library. We like to say “Print books for sale raising funds for library books in Braille” Bookshop 507 is located at Braille House at 507 Ipswich Road Annerley and has… Continue Reading Bookshop 507

Open letter from Braille House

March 19, 2020

Click here to see a video about changes to services of Braille House: Dear valued clients, members, volunteers and our broader community, Braille House has put into place precautionary measures to protect the health and safety of our community. While at this stage the advice is that the risk is low, we want to assure… Continue Reading Open letter from Braille House

Amazing offer for Braille House Members

February 13, 2020

Join QPAC’s Company in Residence, Camerata – Queensland’s Chamber Orchestra, in this evening of deep feeling and inspiration. Camerata will be joined by award winning singer and songwriter, Lior, to perform Compassion, a beautiful song cycle co written by Australian composer, Nigel Westlake. The program also includes works by Beethoven, Glass, and Turina. Camerata are… Continue Reading Amazing offer for Braille House Members

New $20 note

October 1, 2019

Australia’s new $20 note has a tactile feature to help the vision impaired. The $20 has three raised bumps along the long edges to help distinguish it from other denominations. The note is the fourth to include the tactile feature, joining the $5, $10 and $50 notes, and will be unveiled in Melbourne on Tuesday… Continue Reading New $20 note