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

Christmas Appeal launches

November 12, 2019

This Christmas, don’t just give a gift, change a life! At this special time of year, it’s important to remember that some people see the world a bit differently. When children have access to Braille, they are more likely to achieve higher education, employment and their life goals. Please help us to help them by… Continue Reading Christmas Appeal launches

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

Roll up, Roll up

September 19, 2019

Books and Braille Usually – First Monday of every month but because of a public holiday, we will be on October 14. 9.30am – 11.00am   FREE storytelling, games, puppets, craft and fun for 0-5year olds. Gold coin donation for morning Tea.   Roll up, Roll up for the greatest show in town!! We’re having… Continue Reading Roll up, Roll up

MUST DO BRAILLE HOUSE

August 22, 2019

Braille House had a visit from MUSTDOBRISBANE.COM and they did a great story on Braille house Shop. When the much-loved Annerley Community Bookshop closed down and offered their unsold stock to Braille House, the not-for-profit organisation jumped at the chance to open their own community bookstore in order to raise money to produce more books in Braille.… Continue Reading MUST DO BRAILLE HOUSE