Ray Poquette will present an audio-visual program on Australia Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, 8244 Orion Ave., Van Nuys. Cost is $3. Tickets and reservations are available through My Travel Agent Inc., 10730 White Oak Ave., Granada Hills. Call (818) 368-7283.
Traveler and photographer E. Ross Harrington will present a series of three slide-show travelogues entitled "Touring the British Isles" starting Thursday and continuing June 11 and 18 at 7 p.m. at Hesse Park, 29301 Hawthorne Blvd., Rancho Palos Verdes. Cost is $12. Call (213) 542-4537 for details.
Marcia Erickson will preview her seventh fall tour of New England in "Fall Foliage in Historic New England" next Sunday at 2 p.m. at Los Angeles Valley College, Physics Building, Room 100, 5800 Fulton Ave., Van Nuys. Admission is free, but reservations are recommended. Call (818) 988-3911 or (213) 855-1335.
Instituto Teopanzolco in Cuernavaca, Mexico, is offering three- and four-week courses this summer to teach hearing-impaired students elements of the Spanish language, including travel expressions and basic conversational phrases. Students must be at least 14 years old. For details contact John T. Diaz, 410 Escobar St., Fremont, Calif. 94539. Call for details: (408) 732-0807.