Accessible travel

Information about accessible travel options for people with disability.

Travelling with a disability

Living with a disability doesn't need to impact your love of travel. There are lots of accessible travel options and the key to safe and comfortable travel is making sure you are prepared. The articles below will help you prepare for your next local, national or international holiday.


The world is your oyster

Accessible tourism aims to make sure that tourist destinations, services and products are accessible to everyone, including those who live with a disability, to participate in and enjoy travel both inside Australia and abroad. Here are some tips to limit the barriers faced when travelling.

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Planning your next accessible adventure

Going on a trip or holiday, either to a local destination or abroad, requires planning. If you or the person you are travelling with live with a disability, then there may be a few extra things to think about before leaving. We've put together some key points to consider if you're planning your next trip.

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Tips for travelling with disability

Travelling with a disability may present some additional challenges, however, if you're well prepared you won't find any unexpected surprises. We’ve put together a list of tips to help reduce some of the stress.

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Packing checklist for your next holiday

Packing for a holiday can be stressful, even if the trip is exciting, so we’ve put together a helpful list of essentials to get you started.

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Robert's passion for wheelie good cruises

Living with a disability hasn’t stopped one South Australian man from discovering the world, and even turning his passion for cruising into a business. Robert lives with spina bifida and has been traveling for 20+ years.

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Planes, trains and automobiles - your transport options

There are many different modes of transport in the community that you can use, however, not all are accessible and some may only be accessible to people with a specific disability.

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Vehicle modifications for passengers with disability

Private vehicles can be an important mode of transport but may require modifications for the comfort and accessibility of people with disability.

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Learning to drive with disability

Driving provides a kind of independence and allows you to travel more around your community or to participate in more lifestyle activities.

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Vehicle modification ideas to fuel your independence

For people with physical disabilities accessing a car for everyday transport can be more difficult and sometimes even uncomfortable. But driving yourself around by car can be an important part of your independence and there are a range of vehicle modification options you can look into to make accessing your car easier and more comfortable.

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