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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.

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.

Jude shows walks through an obstacle course with his cane
14 October, 2016

Childcare blindfold challenge

Inspired by two-year-old Jude, who is vision impaired, a Lidcombe childcare centre invited Guide Dogs NSW/ACT to host a blindfold challenge to celebrate International White Cane Day.

Tulip in her Guide Dog harness
10 October, 2016

Tulip blossoms into a Guide Dog

Thanks to the generosity of the Southern Highlands community, a beautiful blonde Labrador named Tulip has graduated as a Guide Dog.

A man walks up a spiral staircase using his white cane.
10 October, 2016

Don't Delay, Seek Help Today

A Guide Dogs Australia survey revealed that 50 per cent of respondents waited more than two years between diagnosis and seeking assistance. 

Two young children holding long canes on board a ferry in Sydney Harbour
28 September, 2016

All aboard!

Children with vision loss explore Sydney Harbour by ferry.

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