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Merry Christmas

We wish to advise that we will be closed from Friday 21st December 2012 & we will re-open on Monday 14th January 2013. Wishing You a Merry Christmas & A Safe and Happy New Year. The Management & Staff APC Prosthetics Christmas 2012

Amp Camp 2013 Amp Camp 2013 will be held 8th-10th March 2013.

            Don’t miss out on next years camp…..now is the perfect time to get your applications in. The brochure and application forms below so download yours now and send them off. Travel assistance is available for interstate and rural attendees, with full travel costs covered. Amp Camp 2013 Brochure Application […]

Aquatic Prostheses (Wet legs):

Australians love water. There is no doubt about that: we are quite literally surrounded by it! If you look at the top our website one of the things you’ll find written is, “Advanced Function, Advanced Lifestyle” – these are important things to us. It is no surprise then, that we have been providing aquatic prostheses […]

Cosmetic appearance – What can my prosthesis look like?

A loss of a limb not only causes physical loss of function but can also have significant psychological impact on you, for some even causing depression and anxiety. For many people with an amputation the cosmetic appearance is crucial in helping to restore their body-image, getting back a sense of themselves, which plays a major […]

Have you been “inspired” by London?

The excitement from the Paralympics may have settled down but the inspiration lives on! Have you been inspired to think about getting more active? Or simply interested to “have a go” at some of the sports that you have now seen from London? For those people who are in NSW there is the opportunity to […]

And Now for the Thank You’s

I would like to send out a few thank you’s before I sign off for now. Thanks to Otto Bock for giving me this awesome opportunity take part in London 2012.  Being put in the position to be able to help so many athletes from so many different countries was gain truly amazing. Thank you […]

Cameron returns …

Warning: skip this blog if you are looking for more on the Paralympics – you will find this far less interesting. If you haven’t had time to read all 14 of my London Paralympic blogs, they are all below so have a look and listen to see what I was up to over there. OXFORD […]

The final day of the London Paralympics 2012

Today was meant to be my one and only day off since arriving 13 days ago.  I had planned to do a very touristy bus tour of London and see a few sights.  It wasn’t to be – we were all called into the main repair centre to help start packing the workshop away.  Oh […]

Adam Hills Tour

With a later start of 12pm back at Greenwich basketball stadium I had a little free time this morning.  I used it to call APC’s celebrity amputee Adam Hills and arrange for him to come on a tour of the repair facility.  It worked well because he was coming into the village to do a […]

Sightseeing and Silver to Scott Reardon

Finally had the chance to see a little of London this morning, as I didn’t have to start until 3:30pm.  I headed into Embankment and had a traditional English breakfast, with a nice park on one side and the Thames on the other. Then it was up to the London Eye for a bird’s eye […]