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Posted: Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Access2Arts, Credit Union Christmas Pageant and RSB

Snow flakes swirl inside the Snow Dome - the snowman family in their scarves and hats are loving the cold. Dad, Mum, Master and Miss Snowman’s helpers look ready for Christmas in green and red overalls with big white buttons.

Access2Arts, in partnership with Beyond Bank, the Royal Society for the Blind, and Radio Adelaide, will, for the first time, be live audio describing the 2015 Credit Union Christmas Pageant on Saturday 14 November from 10.00am broadcasting on 101.5 FM. Acknowledged as the traditional start of the festive season, children (of all ages)...

Posted: Monday 7 September, 2015

CBS share the love of poetry

AA photograph of Adelaide identity Peter Goers speaking to a crowded gallery-space at the opening of the recent exhibition of CBS clients art work at Eastwood Community Centre SALA Exhibition

The mindshare poetry awards gained a new supporter with local not-for-profit organisation Community Bridging Services (CBS) Inc. now contributing to the poetry program. The awards, a reimagining of the popular Open Your Mind competition offer opportunity for people with lived experience of mental illness to share their poetry work. The assistance...

Posted: Wednesday 22 July, 2015

What is Reasonable and Necessary?

Reasonable ad Necessary logo

Guest Blogger: Gaele Sobott I first came across ‘Reasonable and Necessary’ at the Undercover Festival in Brisbane at the end of June this year.  I entered the room and was immediately drawn to the ipad screens with pastel-yellow backgrounds and black writing scrawled across the page. There were post-it notes...

Posted: Thursday 16 July, 2015

Audio description takes access out of this world

A photograph of the planet Pluto, a grey and white orb against pitch black space.

While the world was abuzz with the passage of NASA's 'New Horizons' satellite by our solar system's furthest planet, Access2Arts Audio Describer, Will McRostie, was approached by Triple J to describe the event to listeners. Following the appearance of Describer, Lara Torr, on the nations your radio broadcaster to speak about...