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Lockdown review

Dear Members, It looks like lockdown is sort of over from midnight Friday however at this stage classes will not resume – with some restrictions – until Tuesday 15th June (no classes on Monday due to the long weekend). Just to confirm CLASSES ON FRIDAY 11TH JUNE ARE STILL CANCELLED as we have to comply with venue/council regulations. Sorry […]

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Lockdown extended

Hello Everyone, I guess most of you have heard by now that our lockdown is being extended for another 7 days which means that face-to-face classes will not resume until Friday 11th June at the earliest. As we are given more information from government agencies I will email you with updates. Don’t forget the June Morning Tea […]

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COVID restrictions

Current information provided by the State Government state that in line with COVID restrictions there can only be 5 people present in a room at one time and face coverings must be worn. For this reason we have decided to suspend ALL FACE-TO-FACE classes for this week AT ALL VENUES. Further information will be provided as […]

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QR Codes

Dear Members Just a reminder that it is important to use the QR Code which is displayed in various venues used by Whittlesea U3A. This includes short visits to the May Road and Peter Lalor Campus offices or those attending classes there. It is the easiest and fastest way to contact you should there be an unexplained […]

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Peter Lalor News update

PETER LALOR CAMPUS OFFICE AND CLASSROOMS ARE NOW OPENED! Many classes are starting up at Peter Lalor. If you have a class at the Peter Lalor Campus, be advised that toilets (until sometime in May) are only available through the Men’s Shed. Parking is still only available on the street. IMPORTANT NOTICE – if you are sending […]

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Watch out for scams

Dear MEMBERS, Today we all received the following email. DO NOT OPEN IT.  IT IS A SPAM.  It is NOT from Glen Thank you Regards Afroditi Toso Program Coordinator Please contact Natalie Lim Communication Manager on 0412230561 should you have any questions about this issue.

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CENTRE FOR HEALTH, EXERCISE AND SPORTS MEDICINE DEPARTMENT OF PHYSIOTHERAPY

  What is this research about? People with knee osteoarthritis often consult a physiotherapist for management of their knee problems. Physiotherapy management typically involves the delivery of a structured strengthening exercise program, and advice about how to manage and increase physical activity levels. We wish to evaluate the effectiveness of how physiotherapy is delivered to […]

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New Classes

I would like to inform you about some new classes (face to face) which are available for you right now 1) 212TUE23 Indoor Walking AerobicsTUTOR/LEADER: Christine TehVENUE: Riverside Community Activity Centre, 8 Doreen Rogen Way, South Morang.DAY: Every Tuesday starting this Tuesday coming 9th of March, 2021TIME: 9.15am to 10.00am REQUIREMENTS: Comfortable walking shoes and clothing. Water bottle. DESCRIPTION: Walking aerobics is a […]

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UPDATE

As announced by the Premier today most restrictions have been lifted which means that all face to face classes with Whittlesea U3A will resume again tomorrow – 18th February 2021There are only 3 exceptions Walking Football 10 am: Singing for Joy 3.30pm: and Glen’s Technology and Computers for Seniors 10.30am these classes will resume next week take […]

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February morning tea update

Approximately 53 people attended the first February 2021 zoom morning tea. In spite of the gloom and doom of 2020, we feel as though we’re coming out of a fog and nothing yet is shifting; if anything, it seems slow. Glen informed us that there are face to face classes available as well as zoom […]

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Warning about a wearing metal name badge

 Magnetic name badges and Pacemakers. Dear Consumer Network members, We have been advised if you have a pacemaker to not wear a magnetic name badge. If you have a pacemaker, please do not wear a magnetic name badge and let us know as we will provide you with a replacement Consumer Network pin badge.  We are now asking […]

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Welcome to Victorian Energy Compare

The $250 Power Saving Bonus for Pensioner Concession Card holders and some Health Care Card holders (including JobSeeker, Youth Allowance, Austudy and Abstudy recipients) is now available. Before submitting an application for the bonus, please read the eligibility requirements. An independent Victorian Government energy price comparison site To get the most out of this tool, […]

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