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Try Before You Ride is Back!

Try Before You Ride is Back!

Save the date! Try Before You Ride events help people of all abilities feel more confident when using the public transport system. This includes people with accessibility requirements, parents with children and seniors.  Attendees can practice getting on and off our...

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Thank You to our Workforce

Thank You to our Workforce

With more than half of our workforce comprised of dedicated volunteers, we've had a busy 12 months recruiting and onboarding many new volunteers to work alongside our dedicated staff. With more event organisers and businesses becoming aware of the need to provide...

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Our Journey Towards Reconciliation

In late 2022 we embarked on a journey, commencing work on a Reflect Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP). Our RAP includes practical actions that drive our organisation’s contribution to reconciliation both internally and in the communities in which we operate.  As an...

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Experience the Joy of Travel with the Accessible Group

Experience the Joy of Travel with the Accessible Group

Accessible Accommodation offer holiday, respite, short-term, medium term stays for anyone with a disability, including elderly and NDIS participants all over Australia. Last October Travellers Aid CEO Elias Lebbos joined a team of experts at the Breaking Barriers...

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Explore Melbourne’s Botanical Gardens

Explore Melbourne’s Botanical Gardens

The Royal Botanical Gardens in Melbourne are well worth a visit! Partnering with the Royal Botanical Gardens, our Companion Service volunteers are available to support people with disabilities or those with additional mobility requirements travelling to Royal Botanic...

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Travellers Voice Autumn 2024 Edition

Travellers Voice Autumn 2024 Edition

Positive impact through partnershipsA message from Travellers Aid CEO, Elias Lebbos. Melbourne (Naarm) is often rated among the world’s most accessible cities. So I was thrilled to learn that our beautiful home will host the 2024 Accessible and Inclusive Tourism...

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Accessible and Inclusive Events for Everyone

Accessible and Inclusive Events for Everyone

We love supporting people to access Melbourne’s most iconic events. 2024 started off with a winning serve! Our contribution at the Australian Open was very well received with 2078 instances of assistance. We are very proud of what our team was able to achieve...

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Corporate supporter thanks

Corporate supporter thanks

Thanks to the many ways organisations choose to support us, we have been able to expand our services to more people in more places. Our partners make it possible for Travellers Aid to have the impact that we do. We are grateful for the support of our many corporate...

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Campaign promotes inclusion for all

Campaign promotes inclusion for all

Support makes inclusion within everyone’s ability  Young people with disability should not be afraid to say “yes” to support so they can enjoy life on their terms, according to the face of Travellers Aid’s new advertising campaign.  The new outdoor ad campaign,...

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