Community News

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


Seniors Winter Morning Tea at Parliament House

Take tea in the Strangers' Corridor at Parliament House during the month of July (Monday to Friday, non-sitting days), $25 with Seniors Card (normally $35), 10am – 11.30am. Bookings and prepayment by credit card required. You can make individual bookings or organise a group. For further information see the attached invitation  and booking form.

A Challenge to Keep Healthy by Taking Part in the Premier’s Active April

Congratulations to all those members who participated in this event as part of the U3A Banyule team.  A snapshot of the team's efforts can be seen in the May 2019 newsletter.


Monash University Accident Research Centre is conducting a research project to explore how health and well-being are associated with driving behaviour. If you are aged 65 years or older, read on....

Participation in this research project involves completing a 20 minute online survey. For further information and to access the online survey, see the flyer.

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Free Defibrillator Sessions Conducted by Banyule City Council 

Having installed a defibrillator (AED) in the U3A Hall in 2018, BCC is offering free AED information sessions on how this device works to members of U3A Banyule. The sessions are:

Date: Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Times: 9.30am, 11am and 2pm

Location: Greensborough Council Offices, 1 Flintoff Street, Greensborough (Level 4 Hawdon Room)

Bookings Essential: To Halls and Meeting Spaces Office, Tel 9490 4302 or email Please provide your full name, U3A Banyule, your contact number, email and preferred session time.

RSVP: 3 July 2019

Further queries should be directed to Nicole Leung, Tel 9490 4302 or email as above.


La Trobe University Public Lectures

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