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Covid Update for Members
Members will be aware of the increase of covid infections in the community and the impact this is having on our age group. Because of this I am strongly recommending that members follow the latest advice and wear a mask for indoor activities, particularly where social distancing is difficult.
David McNamara, President
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Upcoming U3AM Talk
All members are invited to our first public talk for Term 3
Title: Angel Flight Australia
Date & Time: Thur August 18, 12:00 Noon
Speakers: Reg Shiel & Warren Sparrow

Pauline DiNatale
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New Courses for Terms 3 & 4
Three new courses are available to members in term 3 commencing in August:
  • Investment Management and Superannuation Discussion Group
  • Online Shopping (Advanced)
  • Reading for Pleasure
Milly Ching, Curriculum Manager
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The July 2022 Newsletter is now available here.

COVID-19 Restrictions:

Protecting the health and safety of our members is our top priority.

Anyone wishing to enrol in in-person classes (those held both inside and outside) must provide proof that they have been double vaccinated.

Any members who have not been double vaccinated will be very welcome to participate in Zoom classes.

All visitors to our premises will also need to prove their vaccination status.

Migrant English Program - U3A Manningham’s fully-trained tutors assist migrants who wish to improve their English language speaking, listening and understanding. This leaflet outlines how to access this assistance. Please pass it on to anyone you know who may be interested.

Become a Member

U3A Manningham provides a wide range of educational, physical and social activities for retired and semi-retired people aged 55+. There are no entry requirements and no examinations.

Want to learn a language or how to play bridge or the guitar? History? Need to know more about your computer, IPad or digital photo editing? How about strength training, ballroom dancing or yoga? You can do all these and more in the company of friends. In 2022, 170 different courses, both face-to-face and via Zoom will be conducted. Tutors and office bearers provide their services free so that costs can be kept as low as possible.

The classes offered depend on the availability of volunteer tutors. Tutors for existing and new areas are always welcome.

The 2022 annual membership fee is $50 for existing members and $70 for new members.

For membership and Course Information click here.

2022 Term Dates

Term 1 7 February - 8 April
Term 2 26 April - 17 June
Term 3 11 July - 16 September
Term 4 3 October - 2 December

Contact Details

The Pines Learning and Activity Centre,
2/520 Blackburn Road,
Doncaster East,
Victoria 3109

(03) 9894 5955


Postal Address
U3A Manningham,
Box 3288
The Pines
Doncaster East
Victoria 3109

Office Hours
9 am - 3 pm during U3A term times

For Tutors & Class Reps only: