Welcome to Audio Description in Australia!
The purpose of this website is to be an online resource that raises the proﬁle of Audio Description (AD) in Australia. Here we explain what AD is and where to access it. We also examine social, political, and global developments surrounding audio description, raising awareness of its value as a tool and service that is beneficial to everyone.
This research has also involved a series of focus groups discussing audio description and its potential benefits for many different people. The results of these discussions will be reported episodically on the blog and in full via a final report.
This website was created by researchers at Curtin University and funded by the Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN). Read more details on the About Us and Contact pages.