Latest News

  • Book Launch - One of our U3A members, Doug Wallace, has co-authored a history of Ford Australia. The book is already available in bookshops. There will be a celebratory launch at The Pines on Friday, 9 September in Rooms 16 - 19 at 3pm. Further details are in the The August Newsletter .

  • U3A Telelink - a facilitated group discussion via telephone and teleconference for members who are permanently or temporarily housebound – see the 'Notices' section for further information and contact details.

  • The August Newsletter is now available

  • The U3A Network Victoria July 2016 Bulletin is available on the Newsletter Page.

  • Article on the Volunteers Luncheon held on the 19th May is on the Featured Events Page.

  • Volunteers with plantar heel pain needed for clinical trial. Details are on the Notices Page.


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? History? Need to know more about your computer, IPad or digital camera? How about strength training, ballroom dancing or yoga?

In 2016, we have over 1800 members participating in more than 205 different courses.

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 2016 annual membership fee is $60.

For membership and Course Information click here.

2016 Term Dates

Term 1 1 February - 24 March
Term 2 11 April - 17 June
Term 3 11 July - 16 September
Term 4 3 October - 25 November

Contact Details

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

(03) 9894 5955

Postal Address
Box 3288
The Pines
Doncaster East, VIC. 3109

Office Hours
9 am - 3 pm during U3A term times



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