Accessible Australia: tips and resources for navigating Oz with a disability
One in five (4.2 million) Australians have a disability and accessibility is a hot topic in the Australian travel industry right now. In 2018 MyTravelResearch found the accessible tourism market is worth $10 billion to Australia, and the industry is responding by improving facilities. There’s certainly a long way to go, but a number of recent changes have improved accessibility for travellers in Australia. Here’s a small sample of the sorts of initiatives taking place across the country.