Travel/Transport/Leisure

Article published by Muscular Dystrophy NSW by Susan Heetveld on points to consider if thinking about vehicle modifications or purchasing a wheelchair accessible vehicle.

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TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byMuscular Dystrophy NSW

Information on fare concessions for customers with disabilities, their carers or attendants.

Location
  • NSW
TypeGovernment - NSW
Operated byTransport for NSW

Travel ideas and advice for people travelling in Australia in a wheelchair.

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TypeUnknown
Operated byUnknown

The medical standards that drivers must meet to ensure that their health status does not increase the risk of a crash in which they or other road users may be killed or injured.

Location
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TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byAustroads

Online directory of services for people with disabilities in the ACT region.

Location
  • ACT
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byCitizen's Advice Bureau

Discount program to address the inequality for people with a disability who cannot manage on their own away from home and who have to pay twice whenever they go somewhere - once for themselves, and once for their companion/carer.

Location
  • ACT
TypeGovernment - ACT
Operated byCommunity Services

Discount program to address the inequality for people with a disability who cannot manage on their own away from home and who have to pay twice whenever they go somewhere - once for themselves and, once for their companion/carer.

Location
  • NSW
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byNational Disability Services

Advice about aspects of insurance including pre-existing conditions.

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TypeGovernment - Australian
Operated byDepartment of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Most domestic and some international airlines and airport operators in Australia now have a Disability Access Facilitation Plan (DAFP). The aim of each plan is to provide detailed information on how they (the airlines and the airport operators) intend to ...
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  • VIC
TypeGovernment - Australian
Operated byDepartment of Infrastructure and Regional Development

Disability access to local beaches and all-terrain wheelchair designed for use over sand at the beach.

Location
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  • VIC
TypeGovernment - Local
Operated byLocal government

Free access to loan wheelchair or electric scooter while in the shopping centre.

Location
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  • VIC
TypePrivate company or practice
Operated byShopping Centre management

Disability access to public swimming pools.

Location
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TypeGovernment - Local
Operated byLocal government

The Master Locksmiths Access Key (MLAK) enables people with disabilities to gain 24/7 access to a network of public facilities.

Location
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TypePrivate company or practice
Operated byMaster Locksmiths

To find out if MND is affecting your ability to drive.

Location
  • ACT
TypeGovernment - ACT
Operated byRoad Transport Authority

To find out if MND is affecting your ability to drive.

Location
  • NSW
TypeGovernment - NSW
Operated byRoads and Maritime Services

Travel and leisure ideas and advice for people with a disability.

Location
  • ACT
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  • VIC
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byIDEAS NSW Inc

Classified listing of second-hand disability equipment, vehicles and properties.

Location
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  • VIC
TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byIDEAS NSW Inc

Travel ideas and advice about Canberra attractions and accommodation if you have a disability or require assistance with access.

Location
  • ACT
TypeGovernment - ACT
Operated byEnable Canberra

A referral service to help you find a list of general insurers who offer particular products.

Location
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TypeNon-profit organisation
Operated byInsurance Council of Australia

Classified listing of second-hand accessible vehicles.

Location
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TypePrivate company or practice
Operated byFreedom Motors Australia