Get Rebates on Sun Protection Essentials from Your Health Fund!

Summer’s ended in Australia, but sun protection should be year-round! Did you know, UV rays can’t be seen or felt from the sun’s warmth? Skin damage can be happening when we least suspect it. Do I Still Need Sun Protection on a Cloudy Day? Yes! According to the Australian Government…
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Why Book Swapping Can Be the Best Thing You’ll Do This Month

Do you have books at home which you don’t plan to read again? Give those books away and get new ones by joining a Book Swap event! Here are reasons why book swapping can be the best thing you’ll do this month! 1. You’ll welcome the extra bookshelf space. Bring…
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optical rebates

Enter into 2018 with a New Pair of Spectacles!

You’re determined to save money this year, and here’s a smart thing you can do: Purchase your eyecare essentials at little or no cost through your optical health cover! Your optical entitlements can be used towards items that improve your vision such as: Complete designer spectacles. Choose among frames from…
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Eyecare Plus Broadway Awarded Finalist for Best in Practice Growth!

The Eyecare Plus Business Bootcamp and Annual General Meeting in October 2017 brought together about 80 Eyecare Plus members from all over the country. This one and a half day event held at Coogee Beach was all about fun, sun, learning and enjoying the company of friends and colleagues in…
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Your High Prescription Lenses Don’t Have to Be Coke-Bottle Thick!

The standard lens index material in plastic, also known as CR39 material, is *1.5 index. Other lens materials in plastic are *1.56, *1.6, *1.67 and *1.74. If you have complex or strong prescriptions, wearing spectacles can be an uncomfortable experience. Thick eyeglasses sometimes make you feel like the weight of…
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7 Simple Things You Can Do at Home to Improve Dry Eye

“Dry Eye” may sound like a simple and harmless eye problem, something we just shrug off as a seasonal thing that will pass like the common cold. However, dry eye is more harmful than you think. Advanced dry eyes can lead to corneal scarring that will affect how you see…
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How to Take Care of Your Eyes in This Digitally Dependent Age

Two hours. Just 2 hours in front of a digital screen can cause your eyes to feel strained and tired. The average Australian spends a cumulative 10 hours a day staring at some form of digital screen. Work and school make us dependent on computers, tablets and mobile devices, and…
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