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Beautiful People

August 3rd, 2017

Celebrating our 60 Year History. In 1967 Guide Dogs was announced as a beneficiary of Channel 9’s Telethon, raising vital funds to further the services provided by Guide Dogs.

The Miss Guide Dog contestants acquitted themselves very well in representing the enthusiasm and generosity of spirit that are the foundations of Guide Dogs.

Enjoy our gallery of photos.

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Meet the Beau's Pet Hotel front of house team

August 2nd, 2017

Say hello to our front of house team at Beau’s Pet Hotel – Sara, Gaby and Sherise. They have a wealth of experience, have their own fur kids and just can’t wait to meet you!

Beau's is a world-class social enterprise providing trusted car for cats and dogs. Opening on Monday 28 August, all profits will be used to help fund Guide Dogs Services.

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Thank you to those who raise money from the heart

July 28th, 2017

At Guide Dogs SA/NT we are always touched by the generosity and passion of people who organise community fundraisers to support our mission to provide safety, independence and inclusion to people living with disability.

From the humble cake stand, to concerts, fun runs and other events we thank you from our hearts.

Here's two of the recent community events that have helped us make a difference.

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To Infinity and Beyond

July 27th, 2017

As Guide Dogs became more widely known, thanks to the efforts of some of our widely travelled ambassadors in the 1960s, residents in many regional areas keenly set about establishing Auxiliaries in their own areas and raising funds with an infinite number of innovative fundraising activities.

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Father Frank Flynn

July 20th, 2017

Celebrating the stories from our 60 year history. As Guide Dogs became more widely known, thanks to the efforts of some of our widely travelled ambassadors in the 1960s, residents in many regional areas keenly set about establishing Auxiliaries in their own areas.

Father Frank Flynn was one of those who, despite an exceptionally busy life, dedicated time to become President of the Darwin Auxiliary in 1967.

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We can help you be NDIS ready

July 18th, 2017

The Guide Dogs NDIS team was pleased to take part in the recent Government of SA Information Expos. But no need to wait for the next session. Your Support Line 1800 757 738 is available now.

We are more than dogs! Nobody knows your vision and hearing needs like you. The National Disability Insurance Scheme is revolutionising the way you can access funds to plan the future you want. Find out how we can help you.


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Guide Dogs Help Young Achievers Fly High

July 13th, 2017

Guide Dogs were not normally allocated to anyone under the age of 18 but in 1967 Nola Flomersfeld became the exception to the rule.

Read how Guide Dogs opened up the world to two young people in the early days, helping them move confidently through all circles of life.

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Choir visits Music Appreciation Group

July 13th, 2017

Thank you to the Sing Australia Choir for performing at our Music Appreciation Group this week. It was great to hear those songs from musicals, old time and Australian favourites.

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Vision loss no barrier to sporting success

July 6th, 2017

Sporting achievement is part of the soul of Australia. Over our history there have been many stories of how a Guide Dog has given confidence, mobility and independence to people to achieve in sport - whether that's at the community or competitive level. Be inspired!

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Pawsome sale

June 30th, 2017

STOP PRESS: Hurry! Sale extended by one week. Our End of Financial Year Sale will have your tails wagging when you see the prices we've slashed. SAVE up to 75% and know your pawchase has suppawted our puppies in training. Hurry ends 30 June. Available in store or online

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