Below is a selection of the media coverage about the bionic eye project since our launch in March 2010:



The bionic eye project  Radio National, 11 March 2013

Bionic eye team in Melbourne helping to pioneer blindness cure  RN Health Report , 13 March 2013

Rudd adds $10m muscle to 2020 Summit pet bionic-eye projects The Australian, 10 July 2013

Funding fillip for bionic eye projects The Australian, 11 July 2013

Delight in bionic sight The Age, 16 September 2013 


Medical breakthrough promises bionic eyes 7.30 Report, 23 January 2012

Man-made diamonds could unlock bionic eye The Age, 7 February 2012

A vision in the line of sight The Age, 28 February 2012

Researcher eyes off older generation The Age, 28 February 2012

Aussies represent at CeBIT The Australian, 13 March 2012

Vision of future: experts close to turning bionic eye dream into reality Sydney Morning Herald, 2 May 2012

Renewed sight for the blind Canberra Times, 6 May 2012

Seeing the Light ABC News, 30 August 2012

Flashes of light seen by blind woman spur bionic eye hope Bloomberg, 30 August 2012

Australians implant 'world first' bionic eye AFP, 30 August 2012

After 20 years of darkness, a flash of hope The Australian, 31 August 2012 

And the blind shall see The Age, 31 August 2012

Bionic eye's first viewing Australian Financial Review, 31 August 2012

A cure in sight  Sunday Night, 18 November 2012

Geelong man takes fresh look at life after bionic breakthrough, Geelong Advertiser, 27 November 2012

Scientists facing $2 million shortfall on bionic eye project The Age, 28 November 2012

Bionic eye needs $2 million injection  AAP, 28 November 2012



Race for a world-beating bionic eye The Australian Fincancial Review, 15 January 2011

Bionic vision: the fight for sight The Conversation, 23 March 2011

Test driving the bionic eye ABC Catalyst, 31 March 2011

Human bionic eye is now in sight The Herald Sun, 1 April 2011

The bionic eye: we have the technology, the microchip has arrived The Age 1 April 2011 

Arj Barker talks bionic eyes The 7PM Project (Channel 10), 1 April 2011

Bionics institute spreads its wings The Herald Sun, 17 June 2011

Bionic eye means hope is in sight The Saturday Age, 18 June 2011

The age of the Bionic Eye ABC Radio - Sydney, 16 August 2011

A Bionic Breakthrough that Could Restore Sight to the Blind CNBC TV Australia, 21 November 2011 



Trial of bionic eye within three years ABC News, 30 March 2010

Aussie scientists unveil bionic eye SBS World News, 30 March 2010

Prototype bionic eye has vision for the future The Age, 31 March 2010

Diamond bionic eye Scope, 23 April 2010

Diamond shines as basis for bionic eye prototype ABC News, 9 December 2010