ASLIA Media Release

The recent decision by the High Court of Australia that excluding a Deaf juror is not unlawful has been met with much disappointment.

In the case of Lyons vs. the State of Queensland the ruling of the High Court has deemed […]

October 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|

International Week of the Deaf (IWD)

Dear ASLIA members

This week, September 19-23 is International Week of the Deaf (IWD). First launched in Rome, Italy, in 1958, IWD takes place annually on the last week of September. A truly global event, IWD is the only […]

September 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|

New Webinar Available

Transitioning from Paraprofessional to Professional

Contact ASLIA Vic – info@asliavic.com.au

Non-members – $50.00
Members – $30.00

September 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|

We draw – You pick!

Hurry – Only 10 days to go to enter your name into our conference competition. Gotta be in it to win it!

September 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Seeking Expressions of Interest

Expressions of Interest are sought from interpreters interested in providing Auslan-English interpreting services at the inaugural National Auslan Conference in October.

More information about the conference can be found at: www.nac2016.org.au

If you are interested in applying, please email Jen Blyth […]

August 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|

NABS Employment Contract Update

Dear Auslan Interpreter,

As you may be aware Professionals Australia has been corresponding recently with Wesley Mission Brisbane about the changes WMB recently advised its employees it was making to its ‘Conditions of Engagement for Interpreters’.

Please find attached copies of the […]

July 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Important Announcement

Professionals Australia has become aware of the National Auslan Interpreter Booking and Payment Service (NABS) unilateral changes to your working conditions.

We’ve written to Wesley Mission Brisbane about our concerns about these changes. It’s our view that our affected members […]

June 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|

NAC2016 Sponsors Announcement

The Organising Committee of the National Auslan Conference 2016 are pleased to announce our sponsors thus far:

Premium Sponsors
Deaf Children Australia

ACE (Australian Communication Exchange)

Auslan Services

Main Sposnors


ASTRA (Australian Subscription Television and Radio Association)

NAATI (National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters)

The […]

June 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Update to members

Update to ASLIA Members
ASLIA is a ‘professional association’ that does not have power nor the authority to enter into Industrial Relations matters, such as those between a member and employer. With an awareness of our limitations, ASLIA, in previous […]

June 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Vicdeaf Job Opportunity

JOBS AVAILABLE AT VICDEAF- Expressions of interest close June 14.
Vicdeaf is currently advertising two roles that would suit Auslan Interpreters or those with Auslan skills who would like to work in the Deaf community.
The roles are “VRI Interpreter & Project […]

June 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|