South Australia

Promoting the rights of people with disability, who require a companion, to fair ticketing at events and venues

Our Stories

  • Wayne and Tamara story
    Wayne is the carer for his wife Tamara. He recently told us how delighted he is with the South Australian Companion Card. Tamara requires a carer to assist her when she is out in the community and the Companion Card program has made it easier for her to attend events.

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  • Trevor's Story
    Trevor is relatively new to the Companion Card program, having applied for, and received his Companion Card just over a year ago. 

     

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  • Simon Story

    Simon has been an Companion Card holder for more than five years. Simon, who is legally blind, was told about the Companion Card program by the Guide Dogs South Australia.

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Who is Companion Card for?

The Companion Card is issued to people who have a significant, lifelong disability and will always need a companion to enable them to attend and participate in community based activities. The Companion Card allows the cardholder’s companion free entry into participating venues and events.

 

Companion Card Accepted at 2018 Shannons Nationals!

 

Shannons

The 2018 Shannons Nationals Championship will be making its way to The Bend Motorsport Park on the 13-15 April, 2018.

Next year’s season of the Shannons Nationals will open with a bang at The Bend Motorsport Park, with Australia's newest circuit to host the inaugural round in April, 2018. 

Round one of the Shannons Nationals will also mark the first national motor sport event to ever be held at The Bend.

The Australian GT Endurance Championship will be battling it out on the 7.7km GT Circuit, the second longest permanent race circuit in the world!