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Bundoora Homestead Activities 2016

Bundoora Homestead Teavotion February 26th 2016 – April 3 2016 ACTIVITIES AT BUNDOORA HOMESTEAD in FEBRUARY and MARCH 7-27 Snake Gully Drive Bundoora MEL: 19G2   CRAFTERNOONS Sundays  6th,13thand 20th March 1pm to 4pm Free sessions are being held to learn different craft techniques. Bookings not required

Picnic Day with Whittlesea U3A

Yan Yean Picnic Day with Richard and Pam On Monday March 14th 2016, Labour Day Public Holiday, Richard and Pam have organised our annual picnic day at Yan Yean Reseroir Park. Bring your friends and come along. We meet at the Rotunda. The entrance is in Reservoir Road Yan Yean near Arthurs Creek Road and […]

Woop Woop Coach trip with Richard and Pam

Day tour by Coach to Woop Woop Sculpture Garden   On Wednesday April 13th 2016 Richard and Pam have arranged a coach tour to visit the Woop Woop Sculpture gardens and lunch at the Cumberland Hotel. The coach departs Epping Memorial Hall at 9 am on Wednesday 13th April 2016 and arrives back at Epping […]

Congratulations Joy Chatfield Whittlesea Citizen of the Year

Joy Chatfield, long time Whittlesea U3A member, has been named joint winner of the City of Whittlesea Citizen of the Year Award with Bruce Batten.  Joy was a founding member of Whittlesea U3A and has made significant contributions to this organisation. The following is an extract from “Now, Then and In Between” Joy’s involvement in the […]

Sinners Breakfast

Sinners breakfast – first (generally) Sunday of the month Sinners Breakfast will include a special Breakfast Menu to choose from including a small glass of Juice and Tea/Coffee    Venue:        Sinners Family Restaurant Address:      3/737 Plenty Road, South Morang, Mel 183 F12  Date:         1st Sunday of the month (with some exceptions – refer dates below) […]

Breakfast with Friends at Growling Frog Golf Club Restaurant

enjoy breakfast at the golf club…   BREAKFAST WITH FRIENDS AT GROWLING FROG GOLF CLUB RESTAURANT Held on the last Sunday of the month with Pat and Geoff Sunday breakfast (previously held at the Whittlesea Golf Club) has been relocated to the Growling Frog Restaurant at the Growling Frog Golf Club. It would be great to […]

Morning Tea

Our first Morning Tea for 2016 is Monday 1 February, at the Epping Memorial Hall commencing 10:00am then every month until December.     Whittlesea U3A members, volunteers and friends come together at a monthly morning tea on the first Monday of the month at 10am. Bring a friend and they will be welcomed also. This is an opportunity to […]

Hot Weather Information Please Note

Look after yourself in the Heat Hot weather can make you very sick so remember to… Look after yourself Talk to others. Ask for help if you need it. Drink lots of water Check with your doctor about how much water to drink when it is very hot. Keep cool Stay in a cool, air-conditioned place […]

Enrolments 2016 FAQ

Enrolment 2016 Enrolment process details – click here FAQ I am a current member so do I need to re-enrol? Yes, at the end of 2015 all members are reset in our Membership System and all members need to re-enrol Do I retain my previous membership number? Yes, you retain your member number forever.  Even […]

Enrolments for 2016 commence 1 December 2015

ENROLMENTS for 2016 commence 1st December 2015 Any queries?  Check the Enrolments 2016 FAQ Update 13 January 2016 – Course allocations are progressing well.  A mail out to all active members is scheduled for later next week and members should receive this by early in the week commencing 25 January.  Final course allocations, wait list notification […]

Sad News

Sad News Katie Chetcuti One of our dearly beloved members Katie Chetcuti has passed away. Katie was a hardworking member of Whittlesea U3A and she will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. Our deepest condolences to Michael and family. .  

Art for Fun News

  Whittlesea U3A Art for Fun Exhibiting at Parliament House Parliament House, Queen’s Hall. The big day dawned!    8th October, 2015 – a day to be remembered for all the Class of ‘Art for Fun’, Whittlesea U3A.     Art Classes of U3A Victoria were invited to hang Art in Queen’s Hall, Parliament House and ‘Art for […]

Plenty Valley Community Day Sunday 18th October

Plenty Valley South Morang Community Day Come and join in the fun with Whittlesea U3A   WESTFIELD PLENTY VALLEY COMMUNITY DAY SUNDAY 18 OCTOBER 2015 11AM – 3PM Plenty Valley car park, opposite Commonwealth Bank entry. Meet your local emergency services and connect with key community groups. Enjoy this family day out including free activities […]

Yarram, Wilsons Promontory, South Gippsland Tour

    November Friday 20th, 21st 22nd 23rd 2015 4 Day Yarram, Wilsons Promontory & South Gippsland Tour 2015 $420.00 per person  Money Must be paid by Thursday October 22nd 2015   Richard’s Yarram Coach Tour is back on the Agenda.   The members who had booked for the cancelled trip will be given preference. The […]

Knitters Group update

The Knitters Group is a new Whittlesea U3A activity but they have achieved marvellous feats in such a short time! Report from Coral on the activity 19 August 2015 About We had 14 women and myself knitting today. We have had some wonderful Beanies and Scarves knitted from our last meeting. It is lovely to […]