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New Guide Dog Services Manager, Paul Adrian with a blonde Guide Dog in harness
21 January, 2016

New Guide Dogs manager

Developing a strong canine welfare program based on performance science at Guide Dogs NSW/ACT is the number one priority for new Guide Dog Services Manager, Paul Adrian.

Gulliver in a park with children playing around the trailer.
12 January, 2016

Gulliver's country music debut

Wearing a custom-made red and white plaid bandana tied neatly around his neck, Gulliver the world’s biggest Guide Dog makes his Tamworth Country Music Festival debut at the Cavalcade.

The Large Print Calendar cover image of Steve Widders walking along a bush track with his cane in the colours of the Aboriginal flag
11 January, 2016

Calendar cover star

An image of Steve Widders proudly walking with a long cane in the colours of the Aboriginal flag along a sun-drenched bush track in Northern NSW has been chosen for the cover of Guide Dogs NSW/ACT's 2016 Large Print Calendar and the Armidale resident hopes it does more than just hang on a wall.

Salma walking with her Guide Dog Clare.
23 December, 2015

Educating the community

A wonderful initiative by a Sydney client has produced a very positive outcome.

Puppy Raisers Shauna and Melinda with the Guide Dogs they raised, Gibbs and Sadie
10 December, 2015

Huge crowd enjoys graduation

Hundreds of people cheered and clapped as the red carpet was rolled out for eight very special graduates in Martin Place on Tuesday.

09 December, 2015

New low vision service

To help people with vision loss stay confident and independent, Guide Dogs NSW/ACT has launched a new free low vision service that comes to your home or workplace.

iPhone screen displaying the Guide Dogs logo
30 November, 2015

New GPS app launched

People who are blind or vision impaired will no longer need to juggle two location apps to navigate their way around the city, thanks to the launch of the Guide Dogs NSW/ACT GPS app.