Making the most of your wheelchair demonstration

The process for choosing, trialling and deciding on your next powerchair is one of the most important decisions that you’ll make. We’ve asked Jem, our Rehabilitation Engineer, to talk through the process to ensure that you are prepared and can get the most out of your demonstration. Watch this video to hear more about the… Read more »

Being prepared when pushing the limits

Watch our video for some top tips on what to pack in your emergency toolkit, and how to do minor fixes on your powerchair when you’re pushing the limits. When you’re heading off road, it’s best to be prepared in case of emergency. Carrying a small emergency toolkit can be the key to getting home… Read more »

Getting back to ‘normal’ in the Frontier V6 AT

When Frontier V6 All Terrain (AT) user Shelley received her Magic Mobility powerchair, she reclaimed her independence, and rediscovered her love for the outdoors. In her Frontier V6 AT, she’s able to go out on the trails, travel across America and get out in her front yard again. She feels like she isn’t a burden… Read more »

What’s new? Drop down joystick

Magic Mobility’s engineers are always looking for ways to improve user experience in powered wheelchairs. We’ve created a new drop down joystick to enable wheelchair users to get closer to tables, desks, and even the car steering wheel. Watch our video This option allows users to vary the height of their joystick, so that they… Read more »

Magic Mobility acquired by Sunrise Medical

Magic Mobility is pleased to announce its acquisition by Sunrise Medical. Sunrise Medical is a world leader in the development, design, manufacture and distribution of manual wheelchairs, electric powered wheelchairs, scooters, seating and positioning products and has acquired Magic Mobility, a leading Australian based designer and manufacturer of highly innovative and life enabling all-terrain electric… Read more »

Reclaiming independence with the Frontier V6 AT

When Army veteran Josh was left permanently disabled with a spinal cord injury and permanent brain injury while serving in Iraq, he thought he would never be independent again. Josh trialled a Magic Mobility Frontier V6 All Terrain (AT) at an Independence Fund Expo and was blown away by the comfort and immediate relief from… Read more »

Meet Jem – listening to users to drive more innovations

At Magic Mobility, we recently welcomed Rehabilitation Engineer Jem Laskey to our sales, service and innovation team. Jem will be working closely with users, prescribing therapists and support teams to tailor mobility solutions to your lifestyle. She will also play an important role, listening to practical user and therapist feedback so that Magic Mobility can… Read more »

Magic Mobility powerchairs funded under USA Medicare & Medicaid

Did you know that Magic Mobility powerchairs can be funded under Medicare and Medicaid Services in the USA? Powerchairs like the Magic Mobility Frontier Urban C73 can be resourced under Medicare Group 3 funding codes. This is a great way to get into a Magic Mobility powerchair, one that’s perfectly suited to challenging urban terrain…. Read more »

Gaining confidence with Magic Mobility

Bob has been a power wheelchair user for 30 years, and says upgrading to a Magic Mobility powerchair in late 2016 was life changing. In his Magic Mobility Frontier V6 All Terrain, Bob can now go almost anywhere without having to worry about challenging, changing terrain. “The first significant difference I noticed in my Frontier… Read more »

Keeping you comfortable with armrest options

Choosing the right armrests and armpads can make a world of difference in your everyday life. Magic Mobility’s engineers have designed three armpad choices to give the support you need from your elbow to your wrist. These options include a MPS arm pad for maximum support with 50mm and 70mm options, gutter arm pads to… Read more »

Top tips for going off road

Heading off road for the first time can be a challenge, so we’ve come up with some tips to get you started and keep you safe. This includes steps to prepare your chair, and tips for navigating steep, uneven, slippery or rocky terrain. Magic Mobility V6 All Terrain (AT) user Gary says it’s important to… Read more »

Improving your mobility with under seat options

Magic Mobility powerchairs are designed to give you more freedom and independence, while also keeping you safe, comfortable and improving your range of mobility. Our add-on under seat options and upgrades, including power, lighting, docking and stability options, can be highly customised to your needs, and have been engineered to keep you safe and more… Read more »

Richard manages his comfort and energy with Magic Mobility

Retired USA Veteran and IT worker Richard struggled to manage his Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) before he received his Frontier V6 All Terrain. Now the articulating suspension, comfort and capabilities of his Magic Mobility powerchair enable Richard to manage his condition, and have a life outside the four walls of his house. Richard says the key… Read more »

Mark customises his powerchair through the NDIS

Mark will soon receive his third Magic Mobility powerchair, fully customised and funded through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in Australia. Mark worked closely with the Magic Mobility team to customise his new Frontier V6 Compact 73 to his reasonable and necessary needs, as determined under the NDIS. Because Mark needs his wheelchair to… Read more »

What’s New? The Single-Switch Scanner

Our engineers have created a market-leading specialty control called the Single-Switch Scanner, which is designed to give users who have limited hand movement greater control over their wheelchair. Designed in collaboration with Motor Neuron Disease (MND) Victoria and therapists at Calvary Health Care Bethlehem, the Single-Switch Scanner auto scans through directional and power functions so… Read more »

What’s new? Hybrid Wheels for Compact models

Due to user demand, Magic Mobility Frontier V6 Compact 40 and Frontier V6 Compact 73 powerchairs now come with 14” x 3” Hybrid wheels. Hybrid 14” wheels give the Compact models a smoother ride and enable users to go further and push their boundaries. In addition to bringing Magic Mobility Frontier V6 Compact powerchairs in… Read more »

Getting back into your hobbies in the Extreme X8

Extreme X8 user Thomas is a retired USA Marine who was in a motorcycle-car accident in 2006, resulting in a spinal cord injury that left him unable to walk. With his Extreme X8, and the support of his wife, Thomas can go hunting, fishing, trap shooting and participate in many of the other hobbies he… Read more »

The Extreme X8 enabling resort visitors to explore the great outdoors

Visitors to Sargood on Collaroy on Sydney’s northern beaches are reaping the benefits of staying at a bespoke resort created exclusively for spinal cord injury clients. During their stay, visitors can easily access one of Australia’s most beautiful beaches in the two Extreme X8s, which have been purchased by the resort for therapy and activity… Read more »

What’s New?

Due to popular demand, our in-house engineers have been busy developing some new power features that are designed to make your transition into and out of your powerchair easier. Recently we have introduced an anterior transfer tilt with tilt only power function. Prior to this, users could only access anterior transfer tilt in combination with… Read more »

Visit Magic Mobility at upcoming expos

Magic Mobility’s wheelchair experts will be attending some upcoming mobility and seating expos around Australia and internationally. Come along and visit our experts to find out more about our powerchairs, and find one that suits you. We will be visiting: The Assistive Technology Queensland Conference on November 9 and 10 in Brisbane, Australia. Register to… Read more »