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An exciting weekend at the National Tennis Centre with athletes from all over the country.
Seeking volunteer umpires, lines people and ball fetchers at Moreland and Kooyong. Training and fun provided.
Immerse yourself in Nature. Join us on Thursday 2nd June from 10.30am at Lysterfield Lake Park.
An eye opening experience for students as they were blindfolded and had to rely on their other senses.
Come and give Zoom Yoga a go with BSRV's personal trainer Lauren during May 2022. Join us and join in.
A wonderful opportunity to develop International connections essential to the growth of Blind Tennis.
A lovely day out filled with gorgeous scents plus interesting historical and botanical information.
It was a fabulous day of squeals and camera clicks as the kids got to touch, smell and in most cases, hold a variety of animals.
Having formed a close friendship, Mary loves her weekly walks and sharing stories with Cathy.
Join in our Term 2 sessions on Wednesday 4th and 18th May and 8th June. Join Alan Bartlett for a fun and music filled hour at 12.30pm.
Get on the ice for social skating, figure skating, speed skating, curling or ice-hockey.
Fun and fitness for blind and vision impaired adults where Staff are trained in sighted guiding. Classes resume 31 January 2022.
Put on your gloves and join a small group 'Boxing & Fitness' class. Equipment provided. Any fitness level.
Suitable for a range of fitness levels with a routine individually tailored to each participant.
Join Personal Trainer Denise for a weekly Wednesday class at 11am for adult participants who are blind and vision impaired.
Lionel Lauch from Living Culture shared how this land has provided for a Millennium for all inhabitants.
With over 30 years of performing experience, Alan honed his craft performing on the streets of Melbourne as a one-man-band.
It was a lovely day for a tour and tennis on the lawn court. Thanks TennisVic for the invite.
With her husband David as her ‘eyes on the green’, Lisa has become a champion at Blind Bowls.
Join our Junior Blind Tennis Program. Bring your family, bring a friend and have a hit. Lots of fun. Get involved.
Join us for a hit of tennis. Adapted to suit people with varying levels of vision impairment.
Individual swimming lessons which aim to establish a range of early skills to ensure they feel confident and safe around water.
Join us 3 times a week for a online walk. Easy to follow and work at your own pace.
The class will activate your energy - breathe and relax with soft flowing movements.
Lauren runs our FREE aerobic and strength-based fitness sessions. All fitness levels.
A special FREE program to keep you active and relaxed in the comfort of your own home.
Learn how Peter is empowering others to enjoy cycling and how you can join in.
Assist a vision impaired tennis player getting to and from the National Tennis Centre at Melbourne Park. The Blind Tennis Program for adults runs from 6.30 to 8pm.
BSRV is seeking a tandem bike pilot for a BSRV member who is vision impaired. Join us.
A celebration of the commitment and achievements of our participants, volunteers and our Board members.
A great event for locals to have a hit using the ‘bell balls’ and ‘vision googles’ and to see the touring Australian Open Trophies.
A lovely 4 kilometre walk with great company, scenery and friendships made on the first day of Summer.
BSRV Vice President presented with a well deserved award in recognition of her dedication to volunteering.
A BIG thank you to those who voted for BSRV as part of the Parks Victoria Volunteering Innovation Fund.
Receiving the 2021 Price Waterhouse Coopers Volunteer of the Year Award is a well deserved recognition.
Congrats to all the winners at the 2021 Victorian Disability Sport & Recreation Awards
This online workshop was full of dancing and fun - a great experience. "It was good for body and mind".
"I loved it all, from the warm up exercises, the drumming rhythms, to the clapping and dance steps and movements". Carol.
Awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) at Government House - A well deserved recognition for her dedication to helping others.
Awarded for his significant contribution to sport at the 2021 Victorian Tennis Awards.
Most Outstanding Inclusion Initiative for 2021!
A guide to help you make swimming accessible for people who are blind or vision impaired.
ABC Radio Melbourne's feature reporter, Madi Chwasta, chats to Maurice about his life.
This Honour Roll is great recognition for exceptional individuals. Congratulations Maurice.
Enjoy a round of golf and support one of our keen golfers Wednesdays 9am-3pm at Brighton Golf Course.
BSRV is seeking a middle-aged female walking buddy to accompany a lady on weekly walks
Support someone with a vision impairment at the gym. Early mornings, late evenings or Tuesdays 3-4pm.
A call for interest. Would you like to come and try Blind Judo? Bring your family, bring a friend and join in. Date to be confirmed.
We were very entertained by Robert's adventures and life of escapades!
Andy, a visually impaired nature connection practitioner took us through the chalk rivers and Chiltern hills near his home.
It was a wonderful opportunity to learn about Everton and Tegan's life in the country.
An update from the Victorian Goalball Association. Tokyo and what's coming up for Goalball.
Lovely bushland with lots of birds and wildlife. A delightful day out.
Weekly Aqua Fit Classes with a wonderfully enthusiastic instructor.
Read why Donna loves helping out and experiencing the company of friendly people.
Time to reflect and be at one with nature. A wonderful experience at the Botanical Gardens.
BSRV are so grateful to benefit from the Nelson Alexander Foundation Day.
Congratulations Jane and thank you for your continued support of BSRV
We are proud to announce that Maurice is a finalist for the Lifetime Achievement Award in the 2021 Victorian Disability Awards.
"Yes, I fell in a few times, but that was all a part of the fun" Bianca
A fun day had by beginners and passionate tennis players 10 - 70 years old!
'It's so exciting to have these new opportunities for our kids' - Vanessa (mum)
A great experience for the kids joining Hawks AFL Blind player Ned Brewer-Maiga.
A sunny day, friends, a historical tour, a walk, a poodle and a lovely lunch.
Watch these 2 'Opening Doors' tutorial videos to help you to include people with vision loss meaningfully.
JK Gill supports Blind Sports & Recreation Victoria
New branding reflects the inclusive and welcoming nature of BSRV
Listen to a podcast of our President, Maurice talking to Carrie and Tommy about his life challenges.
Mr Charlie Pickering is the new co-Patron of Blind Sports & Recreation Victoria alongside Mr John Landy AC, former Governor of Victoria
Most Outstanding Inclusion Initiative - Victorian Blind Tennis Program
Make a tax-deductible donation to assist children who are blind or vision impaired now.
Maurice Gleeson OAM appointed as President
Limited spaces available - Zoom workshops!