ReadRead stories about Australians with lived experience with disability.

Fiona champions disability

Image Credit: Joy Lai Fiona is unapologetically deaf. It wasn’t always that way. “I was quite… Read more

Giving back to my community

*Brenton is a person who uses alternative and augmentative communication (AAC). This story was written using… Read more

Life’s a song for Ria

Singer, ABC Classic Digital Producer and bushwalking enthusiast Ria is passionate about music. As a young… Read more

James runs into history

Paralympian, gold medallist and award-winner, James Turner, is quick to point out that he is a… Read more

Emily’s ride to the top

In the ‘cycle’ of life, Emily has experienced both incredible successes and incredible challenges. The award-… Read more

Motorsports drives Rachel

There’s few things Rachel is more passionate about than motorsports. “I was pretty young, I think… Read more

Margherita’s United Nations adventure

Margherita describes herself as a young woman, migrant and queer, with physical disability. She’s also a… Read more

View through Peter’s lens

Peter would have to be one of the most creative people around. As an experienced musician,… Read more

Ben defies early odds

For Ben, growing up was painful, literally. The diagnosis of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis at the age… Read more

Jessica’s unexpected journey

Vibrant journalist, artist, disability advocate and advisor, Jessica leads a busy and creative life in her… Read more