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Vision Initiative

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How to book an eye test

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Call and book with the practice of your choice No need for a referral • Call and book with the practice of your choice • Medicare rebates are available.

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Smoking and vision loss

New smoking and vision loss information sheet released.

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World Sight Day at Sunshine Leisure Centre

The health of your eyes is just as important as the rest of your body!

On World Sight Day, October 10th, the Vision Initiative team visited Sunshine Leisure Centre to promote eye health and care to the community. We asked visitors to the centre to try on our special glasses that simulate preventative eye conditions and complete their workout! The Brimbank Community and Civic Centre team put together this video showing the importance of getting your eyes tested