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Ivanhoe Library and Cultural Hub (ILCH)
275 Upper Heidelberg Rd
Ivanhoe Victoria 3079

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University of the Third Age



Winter Banyule Flats: photographer Leanne Cole






Welcome to U3A Banyule


Are you aged 50-plus and retired or semi-retired? Live in the City of Banyule or surrounds? Want to keep your brain and body active and make new friends? Want to share your skills and experience with others? Join the University of the Third Age Banyule (U3A Banyule). For a modest annual membership fee, you can participate in a wide range of courses, social activities, excursions and events. Note: Some excursions/events may incur additional costs. No qualifications are required and there are no exams.


We have over 800 members and offer more than 150 courses and activities each year. All those involved in U3A Banyule are volunteers.


Latest News (updated 24/05/2024) 

  • U3A Banyule's Annual Lunch will be held on Wednesday 26 June - see Noticeboard for more details and book your spot now with TryBooking
  • U3A Banyule Annual General Meeting was held on Tuesday 21 May, 2024.  
  • Wanted - Excursion Coordinator, commencing in Semester 2, see Noticeboard for further details.
  • Extended office opening hours trial - commences Thursday 18 April. See Noticeboard for more information.  Don't forget to collect a new card insert for your U3A Banyule lanyard!
  • Thank you to members who completed the Membership Satisfaction Survey.  We will share the results soon.
  • TIP: There are many Other Learning Opportunities for classes beyond U3A Banyule.

Semester Dates 2024

  • Semester 1: 5 February - 28 June
  • Semester 2: 15 July-  22 November