Other News and Events
Holiday Travel with Hearing Aids
The last thing you want on a holiday while travelling is losing the use of your hearing aids. But it can happen, and the best way to avoid trouble is to be prepared.
Health for All Film Festival (HAFF) Entries
See all the shortlisted films from the 4th edition of the Health for All Film Festival coordinated by the World Health Organisation.
Button/Coin Batteries Safety Standards
In December 2020 the Australian Government made mandatory safety and information standards for button batteries and consumer goods containing them. Read more about what this means for consumers and businesses. These laws have now come into force.
Mask exemptions and community understanding
How the hard of hearing are dealing with COVID and the era of masks. Our member Jill Lindley recounts her recent experiences.
What you need to know about your Covid-19 vaccination
The latest information from the Australian Government Department of Health
Jointly organised by the Queensland Skull Base Unit and Queensland Acoustic Neuroma Association, this is a unique event in Australia as it brings together clinicians and patients in a joint forum.
The Disability Gateway is now available.
The Disability Gateway is your first step in finding information and services for people with disability, their families and carers.
Review of the Australian Government Hearing Services Program
ACE Program starts soon!
Federal Budget Announcement
Hearing Health Roadmap gets $21m over 5 years.