Community News

Members of U3A Banyule may be interested in the following events and activities that are conducted in City of Banyule.  Invitations to participate in research and other projects are also listed.



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Social Media and Digital Story Telling For Seniors Workshops, Watsonia Library, 4 - 6 Ibbottson Street, Watsonia, 10am - 12.30pm, Tuesdays 26 Feb, 5 and 12 March, 2019 (must be able to commit to all three sessions). No charge. For further information, refer to the flyer.

La Trobe University: Attendance at Lectures for Full Members

La Trobe University offers members of U3A Banyule the opportunity to sit in, as audit (ie listening) students, on some of the university lectures.  You cannot attend tutorials or practicals, nor do you receive assessments.  For those who need library access, the university will issue students with a library card for use at the Borchardt Library.  See under Courses, Other Learning Opportunities for more details and enrolment instructions. 


La Trobe University Public Lectures

Discover La Trobe University's Public Lecture series, which cover a wide range of topics.


Australian Institute of Archaeology, La Trobe University, "Ozymandias and the British Discovery of Ancient Egypt", by Professor Toby Wilkinson, Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of Lincoln, UK, Monday 25 February 2019, 5.15pm. No charge. For further details refer to the flyer