25 July 2015
Venue: Greek Club, West End
The Gala night was a “Dress Up” Occasion where many donated items were professionally auctioned to raise funds so Aid for the Blind can continue and improve its vital work. Items will ranged from the practical to the outlandish, with something for everyone.
The Gala night was MC’d by Campo, and our guest speaker was Councillor Nicole Johnston, our local Councillor.
Emma Bennison was our special guest and performed at both occasions. As well as her Musical achievements, she is CEO of Arts Access Australia (peak body for artists of all types who are disabled), and President of Blind Citizens Australia.
Emma Bennison is a singer/song‑writer whose work traverses a range of musical styles and genres. Emma has a Bachelor of Music from the University of Queensland and has received several Trinity College awards for piano. She has performed at various national and international festivals and is also an arranger and choral conductor specialising in a capella music. She released her second album, “Fine Line”, in 2015 (available to purchase via Link Vision shop locations).