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Richard with his Guide Dog, Henry
17 August, 2015

Guiding the way to AgQuip

Richard Newberry spends his days cycling through the streets of Tamworth or fishing with his mates since his retirement, but his Guide Dog, Henny, is never too far away.

Nigel Partridge running in the Stadium Stomp. Photo: Courtesy Supersport Images
10 August, 2015

Bucket list challenge

Nigel Partridge plans to tick a major achievement off his bucket list when he runs up 1,504 steps in the Sydney Tower Stair Challenge, but it is not simply a fitness goal.

Opposition Leader Luke Foley walks in a park with his family
30 July, 2015

Foley runs for Guide Dogs

Thirty-four years after Opposition Leader Luke Foley last ran up the gruelling "Heartbreak Hill" in The Sun-Herald City2surf, he is pulling on his jogging shoes one more time to take on the 14 kilometre course to raise funds for Guide Dogs NSW/ACT.

Close up shot of Labrador puppy being cuddled by a woman
27 July, 2015

Puppy Raisers needed

As five Guide Dogs graduated from training earlier this month to begin their important role in enhancing the independence of a person who is blind or vision Impaired, Guide Dogs NSW/ACT is searching for more Puppy Raisers.

A Sydney Trains staff teaching a child with vision impairment about the features of the train
24 July, 2015

Training on trains

A Guide Dogs NSW/ACT school holiday program aimed at giving children with vision impairment the skills to safely catch public transport had youngsters getting on-board Sydney trains this month.

Sandra Capper's painting of a fruit bowl
03 July, 2015

Mudgee Field Days

Guide Dogs NSW/ACT is attending the Mudgee Small Farm Field Days to raise awareness of, and funds for, its free local services.

James and his Guide Dog, Brogan, pictured inside the airport
18 June, 2015

Brogan touches down

Today at Sydney Airport, NSW businessman James Bennett, who is blind, and his Guide Dog Brogan will be touching down from their 200th domestic flight together.

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