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2021 update

Who would have thought we would ever experience a global lock-down, be instructed to social distance, be given stay-at-home orders, and be constantly barraged by mainstream media that only wants to give the worst news possible? Life goes on, but not as we know it The Covid-19 pandemic has transformed the ways we live, work, […]

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New classes added to the 2021 course calendar

212TUE16 – QUILLING ART CRAFT THIS CLASS WILL GO AHEAD ONLY AFTER GOVERNMENT’S PERMISSIONS LOCATION: Peter Lalor Campus, 34 Robert St, Lalor 3075 REQUIREMENTS: Need some of Quilling Tools and Materials Tweezer Scissors Glue Slotted Comb Cutting mat Small knife Paper from 80 gsm to 160 gsm (mixed colour) DESCRIPTION: Quilling paper is an art form […]

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Bushfire Resilient this Spring Free Webinar Series

There is a free webinar which may interest the U3A community and others even if we live in the City of Whittlesea .Get Bushfire Resilient this SpringFree Webinar Series  Get Bushfire Resilient – an interactive webinar series for residents living in rural areas and on the urban fringe. What have previous disasters taught us? Learn from […]

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WEXPO CONNECT 2020

Dear Welcome Expo 2020 participants, contributors and partners, We are grateful for your input and we are looking forward to rolling out the program in the coming week. We now have WEXPO CONNECT 2020 on Facebook event live: https://fb.me/e/eFPVhFtWT – We would love for you click ‘going’! Help us get the word out there. City of Whittlesea […]

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For the U3A bird lovers

The Aussie Backyard Bird Count 19th – 25th October. Please read through the Competition Terms and Conditions. For Frequently Asked Questions, please follow each individual link below – Bird Identification How to Count About the Count Help with the website and App In 2019 Australia counted nearly 3.4 million birds in seven days!  Follow the link […]

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For the U3A fishing community.

The great Victorian Fish Count,   This year we’d love you to join us for an online presentation with amazing speakers to kick the Fish Count off.  The RSVP is below Come along next Thursday evening at 6pm (22 October) to hear from marine scientists, discover our Great Victorian Fish Count ‘feature fish’, the Victorian Scalyfin, witness the wonder of Giant Smooth […]

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Northern Health is operating the below testing clinics seven (7) days a week at the times stated.

This information is from Northern Health as part of the COVID-19 response. Northern Health is operating the below testing clinics seven (7) days a week at the times stated. Northern Hospital Epping Symptomatic Testing:Drive-Through & Walk-In ClinicNorthern Centre for Health Education & Research (NCHER) car park (enter via Cooper Street)187 Cooper Street, Epping Vic 30768 am […]

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THUNDERSTORM ASTHMA

Grass pollen season brings a seasonal increase in asthma and hay fever (seasonal allergic rhinitis). It also brings the chance of epidemic thunderstorm asthma. Thunderstorm asthma can affect those with asthma or seasonal hay fever. Having both asthma and seasonal hay fever and poorly managed asthma increases the risk further. The best way that those at risk […]

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Zoom information – “Rights to rent reduction during COVID-19”

WCC Zoom Information Session In Collaboration with Tenants Victoria Presents “Rights to rent reduction during COVID-19” Date: Tuesday 13th October 2020 Time: 1.00 pm – 2.30pm Here about: – The new laws that give you the right to rent reduction and protect you from eviction – The eligibility for a Rent Relief Grant up to […]

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Happy Seniors Festival!

Hello Happy Seniors Festival! Although you are unable to attend events in person this year, there are many interesting online activities available during the month of Seniors Festival.  Attached is information about events available from the Positive Ageing Team and one of our local senior citizen clubs, Whittlesea Chinese Association. More online activities are planned […]

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