Education for Life

‘Learning for the joy of learning’ is central to U3A’s strategy in supporting the lifestyle aspirations of its members

U3A offers academic and skills subjects, arts and crafts through classes are conducted in various venues on the Sunshine Coast. The year is divided into four terms, similar to school terms, but there are no examinations. .

For an annual membership fee members may attend as many classes/activities as they wish. Note: Some classes may have a waiting list and some classes are in venues that require a contribution from members towards the venue charge.

Check out all the classes available to members.


Lecture Series: A series of 2-hour talks are held each week in the following locations: U3A Lecture Room at the University, Maleny, Mudjimba and Nambour. The speaker and topic change every week or every two weeks. Click on ‘LECTURE SERIES’ in the ‘EDUCATION’ drop down menu above to find out what lectures are scheduled for the current term.

U3A has a close relationship with the University of the Sunshine Coast and supports us with facilities on the USC Campus.

Need help in deciding on course selection or other enquires, then please Contact Us.

John Oakhill

Tutor & Courses Coordinator