About 10th National Deafblind Conference
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Senses Australia is proud to host the 10th National Deafblind Conference on behalf of the Australian Deafblind Council.
The theme of the conference is “Celebrating Experiences Across the Lifespan”.
This conference has a great program and is relevant for those working in disability, aged care, education, research, and for people with deafblindness and their families and carers.
Day 1 - 16/11/2016 at 8:30am – 4:30pm
Day 2 - 17/11/2016 at 8:30am – 4:30pm
Gala Dinner – 17/11/2016, pre-dinner drinks at 6:30pm in Southern Cross lobby bar at The Esplanade Hotel
Important Conference Registration Notes:
^ Usher Pre-conference Workshop includes afternoon tea.
¹ people who are deafblind, family and carers.
² Please note that participants of this activity must be physically fit and able. This experience involves climbing down and back up a 20 metre ladder. It is not recommended for those with a fear of heights. The tunnels are approximately 2 metres wide and as low as 1.5 metres high in some points. It is not recommended for people who suffer from claustrophobia. The tour involves ladder climbing, walking while stooping (not crawling) and paddling small boats. You must advise your guide of any health issues that may affect your ability to complete this tour.