Our Office Staff
Optometry Australia is located in Melbourne and Canberra.
|Optometry Australia - Melbourne
Suite 101, 68-72 York Street,
Sth Melbourne, VIC, 3205
Tel : (03) 9668 8500
Fax: (03) 9682 0928
PO Box 1037, South Melbourne, VIC, 3205
|Optometry Australia - Canberra
Suite 6A Level 1, 51/55-57 Northbourne Ave,
Canberra, ACT, 2601
Tel : (02) 6247 3682
Fax: (03) 9682 0928
The CEO office function includes the overall management and responsibility of our team at Optometry Australia, setting the strategic direction for the organisation and attending to secretarial functions for the National Board.
Optometry Australia’s policy team works to promote a sustainable primary eye care system that provides timely access to safe, quality eye care for all Australians, through a strong policy platform, effective advocacy and the development of evidence-based clinical guidelines and standards for practice. We are focused on ensuring our policy and advocacy work is responsive to member's needs.
The operations team facilitates the day to day operations of Optometry Australia's National office. This includes the impelmentation of functions such as; Member Services, Human Resources, Finance, Administration and Facilities. The team also provides organisation-wide project management support.
Optometry Australia’s Professional Services team offers members a combination of problem solving, advice and the application of clinical knowledge. It also provides optometric input for submissions developed by the Policy and Advocacy team, representing a clinical voice on behalf of the profession, and manages key contracts including professional indemnity insurance. Optometry Australia’s ‘Eye on CPD’, a professional services sub-branch, also accredits CPD on behalf of the Optometry Board of Australia.
Marketing and Communications
The Marketing & Communications team enhances Optometry Australia’s brand by communicating our initiatives to lead, engage and promote optometry, optometrists and community eye health. We are custodians of the organisation’s main member and sector communications assets including optometry.org.au, news blog, electronic newsletters and social media. We also manage and produce our flagship publications, Pharma, Equipment and Clinical and Experimental Optometry. Our team is responsible for delivering the highly successful Good vision for life consumer awareness campaign.