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Sydney Opera House Services for the Vision Impaired

Audio descriptionAudio description 

An Audio Description service to enhance the experience of customers who are blind or have a vision-impairment is offered for selected performances at Sydney Opera House.

Audio description is a live commentary of the visual elements of a performance, by trained Vision Australia volunteer audio describers. 
Audio description is relayed via a free headset and receiver linked to the FM radio system.

Click here to see a list of audio described performances and booking information.

Assistance animals

Guide dogs or any animals trained to assist people with disabilities are welcome inside all areas of Sydney Opera House.

To ensure appropriate seating is allocated please advise your requirements when booking.

Access Tours


Call, email or book in person for an Access Tour. Designed for patrons with limited mobility, it is The Essential Tour without steps
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