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Nick Gleeson - Author Talk


Nick Gleeson - Adventurer, Ambassador, Author and Motivational Speaker

Nick Gleeson describes himself as an ordinary man, but many would disagree.

Blind since the age of 7, Nick Gleeson has spent his life learning to see without seeing.

Embracing his passion for sport and adventure Nick has scaled basecamp at Everest and the top of Kilimanjaro; he's been a Paralympic athlete; a marathon runner; and a skydiver. His most recent adventure has was taking part in an expedition to the Simpson Desert.

Come and hear Nick share his formula that has made so many things possible. His stories will make you laugh and maybe cry. As Nick says "I have always loved being ordinary as it makes those extraordinary moments fantastic".

THE MANY WAYS OF SEEING By Nick Gleeson with Peter Bishop tells Nick's story - an inspiring portrayal of a man exploring the world without sight.

Nick is also an Australian Day Ambassador and a Face for Ability Links NSW.

As places are limited please book by clicking on the 'Book Tickets' button above or phone 43047650.