After an extensive and successful trial, it’s fantastic to see the City of Gold Coast has implemented a permanent accessible beach program. This includes a range of beach wheelchairs, beach matting and information about accessible facilities at the various locations. Showing a real commitment to  accessibility, and an understanding that there’s no one-size-fits-all approach, the

Virgin Australia offers a Disability Assistant Concession fare to assist those with a disability needing the help of a companion to travel.  The fare offers a 50 per cent discount for an assistant’s airfare for all domestic Australian travel. That includes business class and flights booked with points. The carers’ discount is applied to the