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Felicity standing next to a yellow Guide Dog in harness.
16 November, 2016

Instructor based on the South Coast

Guide Dogs Instructor, Felicity Gates, is now offering Guide Dog and long cane orientation and mobility training to residents on the South Coast.

Liz bending down on one knee to Poppi's height in a park. The beautiful image is on billboards and bus sides around Sydney.
15 November, 2016

Guide Dog handler chronicles journey

Poppi the Guide Dog Facebook page fans eagerly await each instalment – a cute photo, colourful anecdote or funny antic. This page however has a more serious side too.

Sue-Ellen walking on a dirt path with a white horse on the left and her former Guide Dog, Prada, on her right.
28 October, 2016

Dressage in the Dark

A year ago, dressage champion Sue-Ellen Lovett was riding towards spotlights but now she uses living markers.

Guide Dogs Newcastle staff with the graduating Guide Dogs
28 October, 2016

Guide Dog presentation in Newcastle

A very special ceremony took place in Newcastle this week, when six new Guide Dogs were presented with their harnesses. It was the first event of its kind in the Hunter.

A participant climbing up a narrow wooden ladder to a tower of tyres.
18 October, 2016

Mastering a tough obstacle challenge

Participants tackled various physical challenges along an army-style track called ‘Challenge Valley’ as part of Mobility Day.