Group photo at event

Media Exposure

On The Radio

SYN FM, 2012

Friday 17 August

Kate Doughty, one of the foundation’s mentors talks to the hosts about an upcoming Aussie Hands event.

News Items from International Day of People with A Disability, 2009

RADIO 3CR (8:55am)
December 3, 2009 – 3:19pm 
IDPwD Disability Sports and Culture 11am
Aussie Hands is featured at 14.26-25.20

Kon Kiryakudya (President of Wheelchair Handball Victoria and a DJ with Club Wild) – talks about the importance of sport in his life. Aussie Hands, Elizabeth Serpell (Vice-President) and Kate Doughty (patron) talk about the Melbourne-based Aussie Hands Foundation, which supports and provides information for people born with a hand difference. Angela, Cameron and Tanya from Compass Clubhouse talk about this unique club in Northcote for people recovering from Acquired Brain Injury, where the members run the club and manage their own recovery. Jim Blake- Landscape designer and musician from Lakes Entrance in Gippsland, Victoria. Five years ago Jim had an accident which left him with quadriplegia and changed everything about his life. Jim shares his story and his blues-singing and harmonica.

Download the audio file (60:55 min / 28MB)

Radio Interview with Our Patron, Kate Doughty

101.9 Fox FM (Melbourne)
10 August 2009
Matt & Jo interviewed Kate Doughty about the upcoming Fox Fashion Face Off which is part of the 2009 Melbourne Spring Festival Week.

Radio 3AW

August 2006
Interview with Rex Hunt and President of Aussie Hands

3WBC Radio Spot

20 October 2016

Print Media Releases

October 2015

December 2011

  • Blacktown Sun, NSW

November 2011

  • Wangaratta Chronicle, VIC

November 2010

  • Moreland Leader, Melbourne

September 2010

  • INSIDE NEWS Vol 6 – The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists
  • ‘Advertisement’ in Classifieds section

August 2010

  • Herald Sun Melbourne
  • Online enews ‘Nursing Australia’

December 2009

  • RADIO – 3CR Melbourne -Interview Vice President and Aussie Hands Patron
  • International Day of People with a Disability
  • Channel 31 – Victoria – NAT CHAT

September 2009

  • Channel 31 – Victoria – NAT CHAT

August 2009

  • Herald Sun Melbourne
  • RADIO – Fox FM interview with Aussie Hands Patron – Kate Doughty on Matt & Jo Breakfast Show

July 2009

  • Channel 9 News, Melbourne (launch of ‘new-look’ website, RCH)

May 2009

  • Take 5 Magazine

March 2009

  • Herald Sun Melbourne
  • Il Globo, Melbourne
  • Radio – SBS
  • Case study published Chapter 14.  Belch, George E., Belch, Michael A., Kerr, Gayle and Powell, Irene (2009), Advertising and Promotion: An Integrated Marketing Communications PerspectiveAustralian Edition. North Ryde, NSW: McGraw-Hill Australia Pty Ltd.

September 2007

  • Manningham Leader, Melbourne

July 2007

  • Brisbane’s Child
  • Adelaide’s Child
  • Canberra’s Child
  • Perth’s Child

April 2007

  • Fairfax Community Newspaper, Sydney

February 2007

  • Melbourne’s Child

October 2006

  • Sydney’s Child

June 2006

  • Midwifery News

November 2005

  • Herald Sun, Melbourne (Website Launch)
  • The Age, Melbourne (Website Launch)
  • Channel 9 News, Melbourne (Website Launch RCH)

December 2003

  • Carnivale of International Volunteers (7 Dec 2003)
  • Aussie Hands featured on the Big Screen at Federation Square, Melbourne

March 2003

  • Moreland Leader, Melbourne
  • Community News, Moreland City Community, Melbourne

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