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Giving back to the community: 2018-19 corporate social responsibility highlights

Specsavers is passionate about giving back to and working with its local communities, wherever in the world it operates, and in the last 12...

Experiencing a different side of Fiji: Bridget Field

In June 2019, Bridget Field, a graduate optometrist at Specsavers Mount Maunganui in New Zealand, spent nine days participating in an outreach in Fiji...

Optometry – more than improving vision: Patrycja Zelazny

Each year, Specsavers sponsors a selection of graduate and senior optometrists to participate in an outreach where they can see and experience first-hand the...

SpecTrekkers raise more than $13,500 for The Fred Hollows Foundation

Twenty-four Specsavers Australia & New Zealand Support Office employees joined to form team ‘SpecTrekkers’ and participated in the 2019 Coastrek fundraising hike in Melbourne last week,...

Specsavers’ outreach work with Fred Hollows expands to new location

Four senior optometrists and four graduate optometrists from Specsavers will have the opportunity to work with Specsavers’ national charity partner, The Fred Hollows Foundation...

Outstanding achievements recognised at Specsavers Awards for Excellence Dinner

Specsavers Australia & New Zealand recognised store and individual excellence across ten esteemed categories at the Awards for Excellence Dinner on 2 March. The Awards...

Record partner donations at Specsavers awards dinner

Continuing a tradition of raising funds for great causes, Specsavers store partners have raised a combined $127,500 for three charities in a single night,...

New Zealanders help save sight with a glance

In what is believed to be a New Zealand first, Specsavers has donated $10,000 to The Fred Hollows Foundation New Zealand for Auckland residents’...

Testing eyes and testing limits in Everest: Sophie Woodburn

Sophie Woodburn, Optometrist at Specsavers Taupo in New Zealand, spent three weeks in October participating in an Eyes4Everest outreach trip after winning a Young...

Breaking down barriers in Indigenous eye care: Matthew Chung

Matthew Chung, Optometrist at Specsavers Midland Gate, experienced a different side of Western Australian eye care while participating in a Fred Hollows Foundation outreach...