Accessibility Weekend

Event date: 
20 November 2010 to 21 November 2010

As part of Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week, Independence Australia has organised for major Victorian tourism attractions to be open free of charge to people in wheelchairs and their carers for Accessibility Weekend.


For more information regarding the Accessibility Weekend, please see the attached document.


There are 25 venues around Victoria that are offering free entry to people with disabilities and their carer. The weekend will be held on Saturday the 20th and Sunday the 21st of November.  The venues taking part are;


1.   Australian Centre for Contemporary Art

2.   Bendigo Tramways

3.   Central Deborah Gold Mine

4.   Chinese Museum

5.   Old Treasury Building

6.   Cooks Cottage

7.   Discovery Science and Technology Centre

8.   Eureka Sky Deck

9.   Geelong Wool Museum

10. Golden Dragon Museum

11. Gum San Chinese Heritage Centre

12. IMAX Theatre Melbourne

13. Immigration Museum

14.  Melbourne Aquarium

15.  Melbourne Museum

16.  National Gallery of Victoria

17.  National Sports Museum

18.  Old Gippstown

19.  Phillip Island - Churchill Island Heritage Farm

20.  Phillip Island Koala Conservation Centre

21.  Phillip Island Penguin Parade

22.  Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne & Australian Garden

23.  Scienceworks

24.  Surfworld Torquay

25.  Wildlife Wonderland


Information / Peer Support Department
AQA Victoria Ltd.
[email protected]


Phone: (03) 9489 0777

Fax: (03) 9482 4371

FreeCall: 1800 999 128 (country Vic & Tassie only)