Courses Summary

During the COVID-19 restrictions, some of our courses have now become available online through zoom. Please refer to the Courses Summary below to see the courses now online via zoom. Further details of those courses can also be found through the Timetable viewing options on the Courses page. Below is an indication of the range of Courses offered pre COVID.

We offer a range of courses and activities and we are always adding new ones. If you have a hobby or interest you’d like to share, we would love to hear from you! We can help you become a group leader to facilitate a new group. Please contact our Courses Coordinator by email at courses@u3asunbury.org.au

For further details, please hover over, then click on, any of our courses and activities below. When you are ready to enrol in any of our courses or activities, just go through your member login to the Courses page.

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Course Categories


THE ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

The Arts – We arrange visits to musicals, galleries as well as live theatre as appropriate. All members are welcome. Check the Events and Outings page on our website for details. Group Leader: M.Cann

Cinema Club – by arrangement. We meet at Sunbury Readings Cinema or take a train trip to a city cinema whenever there is a movie that members would like to see. All members are welcome. Afterwards, we have a meal nearby. The aim is to enjoy each other’s company, see a good movie and spend time discussing it. Check the Events and Outings page on our website for details. Group leaders: M & T Cann.

CREATIVE ARTS

Art for Fun

Card Making Craft

What Makes A Good Film? (online via zoom)

COURSEWORK LEARNING

Australian History Post–Federation

Philosophy (online via zoom)

CONVERSATION & DEBATE

Multiculturalism

Current Affairs

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

Social Seniors (online via zoom)
Volunteers for Social Seniors (online via zoom)

TACKLING TECHNOLOGY

Tackling Technology Together

GAMES

Chinese Mah–jong

Mah–jong (Western Way)

Bridge

Canasta

Catan for beginners

Cryptic Crosswords

GET ACTIVE

Ballroom and New Vogue Dancing

Healing Yoga (online via zoom)

Monthly Bike Rides. (not currently running)

Square Dancing

Tai Chi for Arthritis 1st Form (currently not running)

Tai Chi for Arthritis 2nd Form (currently not running)

Wednesday Walkers

Weekly Warm–up Bike Rides (currently not running)

GUEST SPEAKERS

Guest Speakers – 1st, 2nd & 3rd Thursdays 10:00 – 11:45am at the Sunbury Footy Club. An interesting variety of Speakers are invited to address the group, to share their knowledge, thoughts and expertise. We have the opportunity to ask questions and discuss chosen topics and chat over morning tea with new and old friends.

Visit the Guest Speaker page for more information

HISTORY

Family History

Sunbury Heritage Discussion Group (online via Zoom) (currently not running)

LANGUAGE

French Combined (French Conversation online via zoom)

German Conversation (currently not running)

LITERATURE

Sharing Shakespeare (currently not running)

The Happy Bookers Book Club

GroupHume Libraries Bookends Book Group(online via zoom)

OUTINGS

Outings are available to all members and whilst usually on the 4th Thursday of the month, they can happen on other days of the week by necessity. Outings are at members’ own expense and require confirmation of attendance. Once a term we aim to arrange an Arts outing depending on availability.

SCIENCE

Science for the Curious, Physiotherapy and Arthritis

Science for the Curious Practical Astronomy (online via zoom)
Science for the Curious Climate Change (online via zoom)
Astronomy The Hubble Space Telescope is back! (online via zoom)

SOCIAL & SPECIAL EVENTS

Dining Out

Trivia Quiz

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