The Companion Card allows people who have a significant and lifelong disability to take a carer on public transport and to recreational activities and events at affiliated organisations for the price of a single ticket.
Council is an affiliate of this scheme.
To participate in the scheme you need to register and show your card when buying tickets or paying entry fees.
For further information about the Companion Card and how to register go to the National Disability Services website or call 1800 893 044 (free call).
Council accepts the companion card for all Council events and activities including:
Ryde Aquatic Leisure Centre
City of Ryde Library events
Council run workshops and events
Public Toilet Map
The National Public Toilet Map provides information about accessibility, opening hours, facilities (showers, baby change rooms etc) and the location of over 16,000 publicly available toilets across Australia.
The Toilet Map can be personalised to your needs and is accessible online or by downloading the official App.