Member Benefit Partners
Our member benefit partners generously provide Diabetes WA members with discounts and give-aways on products and services.
You can save with the below organisations as a Diabetes WA member.
Beyond Rest Float Therapy offers the unique mind and body experience of reduced gravity/weightlessness and sensory deprivation whist floating in a tank of highly concentrated therapeutic Epsom salts.
Flotation therapy has many health benefits for improved physical, mental and emotional well-being. Floating on a regular basis can provide pain relief, injury recovery, improve sleep, and reduce stress levels, in turn boosting your immune system and overall health. Available at three locations – Perth CBD, Wembley and Joondalup.
Experiencing a float is the best way to understand its benefits, so Beyond Rest is offering all Diabetes WA members a “3 Floats for $150 Introductory Offer” – a saving of more than a third).
To take advantage of this offer, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Diabetic Living Magazine
Diabetic Living is the healthy lifestyle magazine for people living with diabetes. It has an abundance of expert-endorsed health information, delicious dietitian-approved recipes and news on advances in health from around the world. Diabetic Living helps those living with diabetes, and those who care for them, to make informed decisions every day. The magazine is a perfect accompaniment to your members’ magazine – Diabetes Matters.
Diabetes WA members can receive an enormous 41% discount on the cover price of Diabetic Living (external site).
• ONLY $28 for a one year subscription (6 issues)
• Save 41% off the newsstand price
• Free delivery direct to your door
To subscribe today and claim your member discount: go to subscribetoday.com.au/DWA (external site) or phone 1300 668 118 and quote code T86DRZZA. You will also need to quote your DWA membership number.
Donna Barlow Travel
Donna Barlow Travel (DBT) is a specialist in holiday planning and tailored travel solutions specialised for Australians living with diabetes. Importantly, they assist Diabetes WA members in designing travel arrangements and acquiring travel insurance that covers people with diabetes. In addition, when you book with and purchase Travel Insurance with DBT, you – and anyone else who books insurance with you – will receive a 20% discount. . DBT will also provide a free $50 travel holiday voucher (with a minimum spend of $1,000)
As a Diabetes WA member, when you book your travel insurance through DBT you will automatically be covered for diabetes at no additional cost, providing you:
- were diagnosed more than six months ago
- have no eye, kidney, nerve or vascular complications
- do not suffer from a known cardiovascular disease, hyperlipidemia or hypercholesterolemia. (Hypercholesterolemia can be automatically covered provided you have no known heart conditions and either your blood sugar level reading is between 4 and 12 or your HbA1C score is 9% or less).
If you fall outside these guidelines or are 81 or older, you can still apply for insurance through DBT and, if accepted, pay an additional premium. Insulin pumps can also be covered for their full value at an additional premium.
By organising your travel insurance through DBT you will also be supporting Diabetes WA. DBT donates 5% of the proceeds back to us. DBT and associate Cruisescene also extend further negotiated rates to Diabetes WA members.
Experience the best of WA’s stunning natural environment on 1-hour, half-day or full-day marine adventures with Mandurah Cruises. Located less than an hour south of Perth by train or car, Mandurah Cruises is Mandurah’s top tourist attraction. They offer a range of multi-award-winning cruises to suit everyone.
Diabetes WA members receive 15% OFF Mandurah Cruises’ most popular tour, their daily Dolphin & Scenic Canal Cruise. This relaxing hour-long cruise takes you through the calm waterways of the Peel Inlet to see the State’s largest residential population of Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphins. You’ll explore the region’s vast wetlands and abundant birdlife; take a peek into the backyards of Mandurah’s luxurious canal homes; and view heritage-protected pioneer and cultural sites. You can even enjoy a delicious fish-and-chip lunch on board.
Diabetes WA members can also take advantage of a 15% discount on private function bookings and at the Mandurah Cruises Gift Shop (excludes gift vouchers). Celebrate your next special event in style, while enjoying stunning 360-degree panoramic views of the region’s picturesque waterways on one of Mandurah Cruises premier boats.
Visit the Mandurah Cruises Gift Shop, located at 73 Mandurah Terrace between Cicerellos and Dome Café (see Google Maps – external link) and choose from locally-made gift items, jewellery, beach and nautical decor, Aboriginal artwork, clothing, souvenirs, children’s toys and more.
Podiatrist Perth is a group of podiatry clinics that are located across the northern and southern suburbs of Perth, including: Balcatta, Balga, Perth CBD, Cannington, Fremantle, Jandakot, Mirrabooka, Mount Hawthorn, Nollamara, North Beach, Rivervale, Carlisle, Atwell, Subiaco, Piara Waters, Scarborough and Wembley.
Podiatrist Perth love fixing feet and offer a great range of services, including services tailored to people with diabetes. Diabetes WA members will receive a $20.00 discount on initial private consultations at all Podiatrist Perth locations. This discount does not apply to members bringing in Medicare Care Plans.
Podiatrist Perth also run a free walking group – so you can enjoy the health benefits of exercise while walking with our exercise physiotherapist.
Contact them on (08) 9362 3668 to find your closest location or to learn more about their free walking group. You can also visit Podiatrist Perth (external site).
Royal Life Saving Western Australia
Would you know what to do in an emergency? While face-to-face training courses aren’t possible due to the current COVID-19 restrictions, RLSSWA is offering an online CPR course that teaches the essential resuscitation skills you need to know to help someone until the arrival of professional medical help.
This new online course is designed to provide you with a HLTAID001 CPR qualification when it’s not possible to attend a course in person. RLSSWA offers Diabetes WA members a 10% discount on this course, as well as senior first aid and resuscitation courses, and RLSSWA products. Western Australia (RLSSWA) is a leading educator in first aid and aquatic safety. RLSSWA is a non-profit, community service organisation that runs training and community eduction programs in water safety, first aid, lifesaving, resuscitation, swimming instructing, lifeguarding, and swimming pool operation and maintenance.
To book your place on one of these courses visit royallifesavingwa.com.au/training or call (08) 9383 8200 during business hours and use discount code DIABETESWA to receive the 10% discount.
Visit royallifesavingwa.com.au (external site) for more information.
Shoprite is a free buying discount service exclusive to members that allows you access to various services and products ranging from movie tickets, cash & carry for groceries, furniture & kitchenware to trade services and much more at discounted prices. There are over 60 Shoprite Retail partners throughout WA to choose from.
Shoprite is able to find you the best deals on brand new electrical and gas products you want. Just call and provide the make, model or price and Shoprite will get the best deal for you, potentially saving you hundreds of dollars. Shoprite also has a car consultant available to help you find the right car for you at the right price.
Check out the products and services you can get discounts on in the included Savings Directory. For further information visit www.shoprite.com.au/diabeteswa (external site).
Make sure you quote your Diabetes WA membership ID or show your Diabetes WA membership card at Cash and Carry to allow you access to these great deals. To discuss these savings with Shoprite, call 1300 650 214.
Tanita is the world leader in precision electronic scales and was the first company to design and manufacture body fat monitoring scales for in-home use.
Their advanced technologies give you a complete picture of your inner health, which is more useful than weight alone (which does not necessarily reflect your progress if you are dieting and exercising regularly).
Results from their products allow you to clearly focus on your health and wellbeing and how to improve it.
Tanita offers Diabetes WA members up to 40% off selected products.
How much is a Diabetes WA membership?
The price for a full membership is $50 and a concession membership is $26 per year. Save money by signing up for two years – $90 for a full membership and $46 for a concession. Read more about membership and eligibility criteria for the concession here.
Are you a business and interested in becoming a member benefit partner?
For their commitment and support, we promote our member benefit partners to our members and offer them discounts on advertising in our member publication, Diabetes Matters. If you are interested in becoming a member benefit partner please email our membership team.