2022 NEW MEMBERSHIPS & RENEWALS ARE AVAILABLE NOW!
Our membership fees are:
Single $30 Full year
* when paying online for Couple, please select Partner 1 for Full option and pay $30, then
Partner 2 selects Couple and pays $25
Renew and join online now
Forgotten passwords can be retrieved by using the "forgot password" function accessed through the Membership Tab on this website. You will need your membership number and the email address used for U3A Redlands membership.
Choose "already a member" then "forgot password". Your password will be emailed to you.
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An archive of newsletters is also available here.
(Our newsletters are published in PDF format. If you don't already have Acrobat Reader, you can download it here.)
Naturally you will need to be a financial (2022) member, but we look forward to your ongoing patronage.
Merry Christmas one and all!
If you are interested in being part of a study on Dementia run by the University of Melbourne, please read below!
We would be incredibly grateful if you could help us to reach potentially interested caregivers and people with dementia by sharing information about HOMESIDE with your network, by including our study information in a newsletter. Please let us know if you are happy to do so or have any further questions.
I have attached the study flyer. This YouTube invitation that can also shared with carers: https://youtu.be/g5EfX0dcGDs. More information can also be found at our website: https://www.homesidestudy.eu/about
We plan to be recruiting into May 2022, so please let your members know they are welcome to register interest to begin in the new year.
DATE: Monday, 6 December 2021.
PLACE: Donald Simpson Community Centre, Bloomfield Street, Cleveland.
Attendance is limited due to COVID-19 restrictions, so respond early.
A series of fascinating talks in November ... held at 2pm
NEW DATE ... 2nd December (Thursday) - Sailing the Suez - one of the truly great waterways of the world.
Redland Museum (the Nook), 60 Smith Street, Cleveland
$4 per presentation, payable at the door, light refreshments included.
Phone Jules on 3821 3888 or email to book your place.
Enrol first on the U3A Redlands website before contacting Lurline (0405 112 656) for further information regarding course.
We can help get you get started on the internet and to use your smartphone, computer or device:
If you’ve never used a computer before, or you just want help with your current device.
Getting local support makes going online or using your device easy.
Classes started in September at Birkdale School of Arts. You may still Register your place with our Be Connected Co-ordinator Debbie Mitchell by emailing or phone U3A Office on 3821 3888.
As part of a Queensland Government initiative the school gates at Cleveland District SHS (where our Head Office is located) will now be locked between 0930am and 1430pm. Access will then be freely available until 1745pm when the school gates will again be locked.
If you are visiting U3A Redlands before 0930am, you will have unrestricted access to the Head Office. If, however, you visit between 0930am and midday, you will need to either:
We know this is an inconvenience, however it is Qld legislation and will be happening in all schools, both primary and high, across the State. Thank you in advance for your co-operation and understanding.
Venue: St Pauls Anglican Church Hall, 4 Cross St. Cleveland
Day: Every Thursday (except for the 3rd Thursday of the month)
Time: 9.30am - 10.30am
Please contact the office for more details.
Camera and Photography Tutorials and Discussions
A new class will commence via Zoom from Wednesday 3 March, 1.00 pm - 2.30pm each first Wednesday of the month during term time.
A Zoom invitation will be emailed to participants prior to each class. Please note an email address is required to attend this class and some knowledge of how to attend a meeting via Zoom. If you require assistance with Zoom please contact
This class is open to all U3A Redlands members
Discussions will be on various topics relating to your camera and photography subjects. Please contact the class Tutor, John Burt on to register your interest.
Armchair travel will be held in the Cleveland Uniting Church - Large Hall - on 1st Thursday of the month from 9.30 - 11.00am
December 2nd - David Paul presenting Belgium and France
Dec 6 U3A Redlands Annual General Meeting
What: Walking - exercise and appreciation of the outdoors
When: 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month except during school holidays
Duration: Up to 2 hours - Start Time: 6.30am summer; 7.00am winter
Requirements: Sturdy shoes, water, hat. A hiking pole is encouraged. Insect repellent is useful.
Thurs 9 Dec 6.30am - Oyster Point Park, Cleveland - Christmas break-up.
SIMPLE PRECAUTIONS TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS (COVID19)
1. Wash hands regularly with appropriate sanitisers or soap and water. Carry a personal sanitiser pack, and avoid touching your face if possible.
2. Members who have travelled recently from China or other countries with infection outbreaks, should self-isolate at home for two weeks afterwards.
3. People with upper respiratory systems - fever, cough, sneezing, sore throat - should avoid classes until the nature of their illness is clear and they no longer have such symptoms. Please also read these advisory documents:
Novel coronavirus (2019-nCov), Qld Government & Coronavirus (COVID-19), Australian Government or Australian Health Sector Emergency Response Plan for Ovel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
U3A, short for the University of the Third Age, provides members with affordable education and the opportunity to study and learn in a relaxed environment. The U3A approach to instruction is informal and study groups are attended by an experienced tutor. There are no prerequisites required to join classes and no exams or formal assessments of students. Redlands U3A provides activities and classes covering a range of different subjects. Peruse our list of courses and find that subject that has always interested you but you never had the time to do.