Queensland's most experienced provider of specialised education and therapy services for individuals with ASD.

Dec18

Autism Queensland receives $1.3 million for Sunnybank school refurbishment

  Queensland’s first ever autism-specific school, which opened at Sunnybank Hills in 1977, is set for a $1.3 million refurbishment thanks to funding from the Queensland Independent Schools Block Grant Authority, State Capital...

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Dec4

Congratulations to the 2018 Creative Futures Recognition Awards winners

  The winners of Autism Queensland’s 2018 Creative Futures Recognition Awards were announced Tuesday, 4 December at a special event hosted by the Governor of Queensland and Autism Queensland Patron, His Excellency the Honourable Paul...

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Nov5

Green light for our new school campus in Cairns

  Enrolments are now officially open for the Cairns campus of the Autism Queensland school with classes, Prep to Year 2 commencing at the start of the 2019 school year. Autism Queensland will begin offering the specialist schooling...

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Oct16

Australia's first National Guideline for the autism diagnostic practices

  Developed and published by Autism CRC with the financial support of the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA), the Guideline aims to create greater consistency in diagnostic practices across the country to ensure individuals on the...

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Aug21

New Prep Transition Program to run this September holidays

Is your child transitioning to Prep in 2019? Autism Queensland will deliver a five-day group program for children with autism and their parents to prepare for successful transition to Prep this coming school holidays. PREParation Station ...

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Jun19

Blackwater Basilisks to lace on the boots for autism awareness

  The Blackwater Basilisks Rugby Union Club is hosting a day full of Women's and Men's Rugby and children’s entertainment on Saturday 23 June at its Hunter Street club to help raise funds and awareness for Autism...

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Jun1

Autism Queensland Board announces new Chairman

The Autism Queensland Board of Directors is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr Ian Langdon as Board Chairman. Mr Langdon, who is also Chair of the Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service Board of Directors, was appointed to the...

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May11

Thank you Vuly!

The children who attend our early childhood intervention programs at Sunnybank Hills found a wonderful surprise in their playground when they returned after the school holidays - a new trampoline!  Upon learning  Autism Queensland had ...

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May1

Autism Queensland awarded tenders to deliver three new programs

  Autism Queensland has been awarded tenders to deliver three new programs in the second round of the National and Jurisdictional Information Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC) grants announced yesterday. A National Readiness grant for...

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Feb22

New service for families in Inverell

New England parents and carers of children and adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) will have greater access to therapy, early intervention, training and other specialist ASD support services now speech pathologist Natalie Jones has opened the ...

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Jan19

Bookings now open for 2018 workshops

Bookings are now open for Autism Queensland's 2018 Term 1 & 2 Workshops with the first two scheduled for Townsville early next month. The training team will also present in Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, North Lakes, Rockhampton,...

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Jul21

Early Start Denver Model - helping very young children with autism

  Did you know that Autism Queensland is the only autism service provider in Queensland with staff qualified to deliver the Early Start Denver Model (ESDM) early intervention? This evidence-based, manualized, intervention is designed to...

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Jun22

Students with autism should have access to a range of schooling options

  As autism is a ‘spectrum disorder’, Autism Queensland believes that a range of schooling options should be available to students with autism and that no one option or model will suit the needs of every student with...

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Feb13

Teen Tech Shed up and running in Brisbane

Autism Queensland's after-school version of its popular Studio G program for younger participants is now available in Brisbane for 12-15 year olds with autism. The model is a combination of the current Studio G program, but with a less...

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Nov16

Autism Queensland Cairns receives $9000 grant from SUEZ

  Autism Queensland Cairns has received a $9,000 grant from waste and water management company SUEZ to improve playground facilities for local children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Autism Queensland Cairns Team Leader, Tanya...

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Nov15

Autism Queensland receives USD$23,500 grant from the UPS Foundation

Autism Queensland has received an USD$23,500 grant from The UPS Foundation, which drives global corporate citizenship and philanthropic programs for UPS (NYSE:UPS). The grant will be used for the Studio G Program for young people with...

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May19

Medicare Rebates for Allied Health Assessments & Therapy Services

Autism Queensland's allied health assessment and therapy services are eligible for Medicare and private health insurance rebates companies when you have a referral from an appropriate medical professional.  The following services* ...

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