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Site update:27 July 2021

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as of 11.59pm on 27 July 2021

From Wednesday, 28 July, our campus will reopen and some classes will return to meeting face-to-face.

A Gateway eNews has been sent to all members with details of the classes which will recommence this week. Please check your inbox.

Restrictions remain however and must be observed in accordance with our COVID plan and current regulations.

In particular, as we re-open, members will be required to wear masks indoors and outdoors and ensure they check in using either the QR code or one of the provided Kiosks. Room numbers will be capped using the density ratio of 1:4sq.m.

Morning Tea and Music

Sausage sizzle and Morning Tea: U3A Hawthorn

Saturday 10 April

A great turnout for our Saturday morning "Morning Tea and Music". Thanks to everyone who braved the cool weather and especially to Jared Atherton for his delightful violin playing. We were also entertained by The Gateway Singers" to whom we also say "Thanks!"

Readings in Australian history - the history you were never taught

Our thanks to Jim Poulter for allowing publication of this remarkable series

click here to visit his page

Preparing for COVID Normal


Acrylic screens


New acrylic screens installed in the office - ready for 2021!

U3A Hawthorn Owl logo

We gratefully acknowledge funding by City of Boroondara       We gratefully acknowledge funding from ACFE Learn Local   Victorian Government funded     COTA Australia