Taking a walk for awareness

A WALK through Mildura’s CBD yesterday marked International White Cane Day and World Sight Day, which aim to raise community awareness of blindness and vision impairment.

Orthoptist Stephanie Tarrant, client Rhea Yazici and her cousin Anna Vukovic.

Orthoptist Stephanie Tarrant, client Rhea Yazici and her cousin Anna Vukovic.

About 40 people took part in the walk, including Vision Australia staff, volunteers and clients who are blind or have low vision.

They dressed in purple and white as they made their way from the Vision Australia centre along Langtree Avenue and through the mall.

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