“Life, Learning, Laughter”

U3A Sunshine Coast Inc. is a self-help non-profit organization within the Sunshine Coast and hinterland in Queensland, Australia.

Over 2000 members attend a wide range of U3A classes and activities held at locations throughout the local region. Learn more about us.

U3A Sunshine Coast is a foundation member of U3A Network Qld.

U3A has a close relationship with the University of the Sunshine Coast and members can be permitted to “sit-in” on lectures at the University, with negotiation. Our members may also use all facilities of the USC Gym or Pool at student rates. Learn more.

2019 AGM

The 2019 U3A Sunshine Coast Annual General Meeting will be held from 10am on Saturday 27 April at the University of the Sunshine Coast, Lecture Room 7, ‘B’ Block.

The closing date for Nominations for the Committee, for Motions, and for questions on the draft revised Constitution is 29 March.

For all AGM 2019 documents, click on AGM 2019.  This webpage can also be accessed through the WHAT’S NEW? drop down menu above.

Advanced Spanish Class

This class is for people who have had significant past training or practical experience in Spanish. There will be a focus on Spanish conversation at an advanced level.  Please go to View Courses on this website for more details.

Contact the tutor before enrolling in the class.


The President announced on 23 February 2019 that Joanna (Jo) Evans had been appointed to the Administration Officer position. Jo will support the broader organisation and complement the work of all our wonderful volunteers.

Guitar; Beyond Beginners

Want to play guitar along with others for pleasure, and practice some tunes? Then this will be a group for you. Participants should be able to play basic open chords i.e. A,C,D,E,F,G with a few minor and seventh chords. Bring your own acoustic guitar. Songs with lyrics and chords supplied.  Commences term 2.


Never stop learning!