[updated 13 July 2019]
Our congratulations to Nancy Cornwallis on her Award from Banyule Council. Read more in Our News.
Courses for Semester 2, 2019 can be viewed at MyU3A. Enrolments are now open via Member Log-in or in the office.
* New Members' Welcome and Orientation, Monday 15 July, 2pm - 4pm. See flyer for further information.
* Save the dates - AGM and Annual Forum, see Our News
What’s happening this week? See Events This Week
See Community News for details of Winter Morning Tea at Parliament House and more!
U3A - the University of the Third Age - is an international movement that fosters lifelong learning for pleasure. It is a self-help body of volunteers interested in their own and community education. There are no prior qualifications or exams, and no degrees awarded; the only requirement is that you are aged 50+, retired or semi-retired.
U3A Banyule allows you to enjoy a wide range of educational courses, creative and physical activities, excursions and social events. We have over 650 members and offer approximately 120 courses and activities each year.
For example, we offer foreign language, history, Australian literature and science courses. Why not engage in the issues of the day in our Current Affairs class? Or strengthen the body and mind doing Tai Chi or yoga? Or derive the benefits from social activities like a lingering lunch, sketching and walking? As a full member of U3A Banyule, you can enjoy the experience of attending university lectures of your choice, at La Trobe University (free of charge) - for further information see La Trobe Uni & Other Learning Opportunities.
U3A Banyule engages with the local community, through inter-generational projects, fundraising and monthly Public Lectures and an Annual Forum. To read more see News & Events.
We depend on members offering their services as tutors, in administration either on the Committee or in the office and to organise social events. For further information, see Volunteering.
Semester 1: 1 February - 30 June
Semester 2: 1 July - 30 November