Excursions

BOOKING POLICY

Enrolment in Excursions is done in the same way as enrolling in all other courses. Please enrol online using the Membership system or by visiting Reception. Telephone or email enrolments are not accepted. Excursions are for Members of U3A Hawthon only.

All tour fees are payable at the time of enrolment, either online or at Reception.
Bookings close 14 days prior to tour departure date.

CANCELLATION POLICY

For cancellations made 14 days or less prior to the scheduled departure, no refund will be made.


TRAMBOAT CRUISE

Hear the historical stories of early Melbourne as you cruise upstream on the Maribyrnong River and witness the old and new developments along the bank of the river. Arriving at the beautiful Poyntons Nursery, enjoy time out before reboarding the Tramboat for a sandwich lunch while returning to base.

Wednesday, 15 March

Time: 10.30am – 2pm

Enrol in: 23EXC001
Cost: $49
(includes cruise, morning tea, visit to the nursery, sandwich lunch onboard on return)
Meet: The Marina Dockland Ferry Terminal – opposite Marvel Stadium
Tram No. 70 or City Circle No. 35 Alight at Stop D3
Limit: no limit


AUSTRALIAN JAZZ MUSEUM

By popular demand, we shall revisit this incredible collection of jazz memorabilia and be entertained royally be a talented jazz band. A great morning concludes with a light lunch. Invite a friend to share this wonderful experience.

Please wear your name tag.

    Tuesday, 18 April

    Enrol in: 23EXC002
    Time: 10.30am – 12.30pm
    Meet: Gate 3, Yarra Park Brunton Avenue, Richmond
    Limit: No limit

    Cost: $25 per person (includes jazz performance and light lunch)

    Payment for this excursion must be completed on enrolment. You can pay on-line, by bank transfer or at Reception.
    CANCELLATION POLICY For cancellations made 14 days or less prior to the scheduled departure, no refund will be made.


    JEWISH MUSEUM OF AUSTRALIA

    Join this popular tour and be guided through the award-winning Jewish Museum of Australia. It tells of the unique contribution of Jews in Australia over the last 200 years and traces their waves of migration here. It is custodian of over 20,000 objects and stories that tell the continuum of Jewish life and what it means to be Jewish in Australia. We will then proceed to the adjoining synagogue for further interest. A recommended tour.

    Please wear your name tag

    Friday 19 May

    Enrol in: 23EXC003
    Time: 10.30am
    Meet: 26 Alma Road, St Kilda – Melway reference: 58C9

    Cost: $12
    Payment for this excursion must be completed on enrolment. You can pay on-line, by bank transfer or at Reception.
    CANCELLATION POLICY For cancellations made 14 days or less prior to the scheduled departure, no refund will be made.