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Beach Wheelchairs at Burleigh Beach
Sand Ramp, Beach Wheelchairs Trial at Burleigh Beach

September 26, 2016   |   Melissa (admin)

Beach wheelchairs and a sand ramp are being trialed at Burleigh Heads on the Gold Coast. It’s being done by the Council and the Burleigh Surf Club. They’re free to use by anyone with restricted mobility. It’s a really positive initiative and it’d be great to see […]

Disability Parking Permit
Your Disability Parking Permit Can Save You Money

September 7, 2016   |   Melissa (admin)

Your Disability Parking Permit Can Save You Money – Special Offer for CanGo Readers People with disabilities often face discrimination when purchasing everyday goods and services. The insurance industry has been notorious in failing to cater to the needs of these customers by neglecting to […]

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Go off road with a Wheelchair Accessible Camper Trailer from Evolution Caravans

March 10, 2016   |   Melissa (admin)

Kakadu Chameleon is a wheelchair accessible camper trailer from Evolution Caravans. For many people with a disability, touring Australia can seem like a daunting task, especially if you’re planning on heading off the beaten track to remote areas. Kakadu’s Chameleon camper trailer is designed to make […]

New Wheelchair Access Symbol
Is it time to modernise the wheelchair access icon?

February 24, 2016   |   Melissa (admin)

The current wheelchair access icon has been with us for many years and there is now a debate about whether it should be changed for a more modern look. The International Symbol of Access was designed by Danish student Susanne Koefoed and has been in […]

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Tweed Shire Access & Inclusion Awards

December 4, 2015   |   Melissa (admin)

A great night was had by all at the Tweed Shire Access & Inclusion Awards held last night.  This is the third year for the awards, held each year on the 3rd of December – International Day of People with Disabilities. The awards are all […]

Aggie
Full Wheelchair Accessibility at Aggie’s Oasis

November 19, 2015   |   Melissa (admin)

Aggie’s Oasis is an absolute cracker of a property – in my humble opinion.  It features full wheelchair accessibility in all its forms.  I had a great chat with the owner, Maureen, and she filled me in on how the property came to be. Aggie’s […]

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CanGo announced as Finalist in NSW Tourism Awards 2015

October 26, 2015   |   Melissa (admin)

I’ve just been informed that CanGo has been announced as a finalist in the NSW Tourism Awards for 2015.  Our entry this year was in the category of Specialised Tourism Services.  We’re up against some stiff competition with eight other businesses in the same category. It’s […]

Inclusive Community Champion Award Winners
CanGo Wins Inclusive Community Champion Award

October 14, 2015   |   Melissa (admin)

I was very proud to receive the Inclusive Community Champion award for Excellence in Tourism, Entertainment or Recreation – Gold Coast yesterday. The award was given in recognition to the contribution CanGoEverywhere.com.au is making to accessible tourism.  Not only on the Gold Coast, but Australia […]

Goodacres with wheelchair at Niagra Falls
Have Wheelchair Will Travel Part 4

October 2, 2015   |   Melissa (admin)

Welcome to the 4th and final part of the blog Have Wheelchair Will Travel, written by Donna Goodacre.  It’s a chronicle of her families trip around the world.  No big deal you might say, plenty of families travel.  Well, when one member of the family […]

Statue of Liberty Have Wheelchair Will Travel
Have Wheelchair Will Travel – Part 3

September 4, 2015   |   Melissa (admin)

Welcome to part 3 of the blog Have Wheelchair Will Travel, written by Donna Goodacre.  It’s a chronicle of her families trip around the world.  No big deal you might say, plenty of families travel.  Well, when one member of the family uses a wheelchair, it […]

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