Going further with the Docking Pin

Blair, from Queensland Australia, always wanted a docking pin, but didn’t want it to interfere or get in the way when it wasn’t being used. When he heard about our retractable docking pin, he knew he had to have one on his new Frontier V4 RWD. Docking pins are a great way to safely tether… Read more »

Where are they now? Michael from Townsville

In August last year, we introduced you to Michael from Queensland who had just received his Frontier V6 Compact 40. Michael’s new powerchair was funded through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). This month we’re checking back in with Michael to see how he’s going with his new powerchair. When he was looking for a… Read more »

Pushing for the right powerchair

When Frontier V6 All Terrain (AT) user Timothy first applied for his powerchair via Medicare, he had a really hard time convincing his insurance company and Medicare that it was the right powerchair for him. Timothy kept pushing, appealed decisions and worked hard to prove that the Frontier V6 AT would enable him to maintain… Read more »

Choosing the right tires (USA)

The right tire can be the key to getting where you need to go, but did you know that most of Magic Mobility’s chairs have interchangeable tires? This flexibility and versatility enables you to seamlessly move from indoors to more rugged terrain with confidence. From knobby off road tires to hybrid tires, we’re breaking down… Read more »

Choosing the right tyres

The right tyre can be the key to getting where you need to go, but did you know that most of Magic Mobility’s chairs have interchangeable tyres? This flexibility and versatility enables you to seamlessly move from indoors to more rugged terrain with confidence. From knobby off road tyres to hybrid tyres, we’re breaking down… Read more »

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 »

Trialling to ensure you’re choosing the right powerchair

Extreme X8 user Nicky from New South Wales spent years researching to find the right wheelchair to suit her coastal lifestyle. After years of dreaming about being able to go on the sand and play with her children, Nicky’s dreams came true when she received her Extreme X8. Watch the Extreme X8 in action! Nicky… Read more »

Accessories that help you make the most of the outdoors

At Magic Mobility, our engineers design innovations and accessories that make your life easier, and help you go further. Beyond making it easier for you to get out and explore, these accessories are also designed to keep you safe and help you make the most of your experiences. Adding a sunshade to your power wheelchair… Read more »

Making the most of the great outdoors

There are so many benefits to getting outdoors, it would be a shame not to get out and enjoy the weather and your surrounds! In addition to the incredible and challenging Snowdon Push, we’ve compiled a list of activities you can do and places you can go to make the most of this beautiful world…. Read more »

Exploring New Zealand’s beauty with Nate

When Nate received his Frontier V6 All Terrain (AT) in November 2017, the first thing he did was go on a trip to explore Wanaka, on the South Island of New Zealand. Watch Nate’s video where he trials the Frontier V6 AT “My Frontier V6 AT reconnected me to experiences I took for granted before… 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 »

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. Shelley’s powerchair was funded by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), but she struggled to get them to approve the Frontier V6, and had to try other less-suitable wheelchairs first. Born… Read more »

Tyre pressure the key to optimising Extreme X8 performance

The Extreme X8 has superior off-road capabilities, taking you just about anywhere, on any terrain. Using the right tyre pressure, particularly lower pressure in mud, sand and snow, is the key to getting where you need to go, and safely home again. We asked our Founder and Extreme X8 creator, Ash Daff, to talk us… 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 »

Choosing the drive train that best suits you

At Magic Mobility our engineers work to create mobility solutions that suit each individual’s needs, with powerchairs in front-wheel, mid-wheel and rear-wheel drive. We asked our Rehabilitation Engineer Jem to talk us through each of the drive types and explain the benefits to help you decide which is best suited to your lifestyle and living… Read more »

What’s new? The Fold-Forward Backrest

While Magic Mobility users trust their powerchairs to take them anywhere, it’s important that they can also easily take their powerchairs with them too, whether it’s in the car or on a plane. Our engineers have created the fold-forward backrest, a solution which reduces the height of your wheelchair, making it more compact to fit… Read more »

Tailoring powerchairs to your lifestyle with Power Mobility

When Queenslander Mike was looking for his first powered wheelchair, he had a lot of friends recommend he visit wheelchair agent Power Mobility. With their assistance, he viewed a range of powerchair brands including the compact Magic Mobility Frontier V6 C73. The Frontier V6 C73 ticked every box, including ones Mike didn’t know he had…. 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 »

What’s New? Transfer tilt performance improvements

At Magic Mobility, we’re always looking for ways to innovate and improve our users’ experiences. Our engineers have made some changes to the joystick programming for Frontier V6 and V4 models with the transfer tilt power function to resolve barriers to using your anterior and posterior tilt. The improvements to this program include combining the… Read more »

Self-advocacy the key to getting the right powerchair

When Allen met with his therapist to get a new powerchair, he had his heart set on a brand new Magic Mobility Frontier V6 All Terrain (AT). His therapist had other ideas, encouraging him to choose a different chair. Allen advocated for himself and his needs, eventually persuading his therapist that the Frontier V6 AT… Read more »