2021 NEW MEMBERSHIPS & RENEWALS - OPEN

 

We want to thank our members for their ongoing support in 2020. In recognition of this the Committee is offering discounted memberships in 2021 for new and renewing members.

Discounts available1 - 31 January ONLY

  • Single: $20 Full Year
  • Couple: $35 (Partner 1 selects Full option $20; Partner 2 selects Couple option $15)

From 1 February 2021 membership will revert to:

  • Single: $30 Full Year
  • Couple: $55 (Partner 1 selects Full option $30; Partner 2 selects Couple option $25)

Members are encouraged to renew and join online (Preferred Method)

Update as of Monday 11 JanuaryOur office will be open between 9am - 12 noon from January 19-22 to take payments in personTo abide by our Covid -19 Social distancing plan please attend on the days allocated as follows:

  • Surnames starting with A-D on Tue 19
  • Surnames starting with E-K on Wed 20
  • Surnames starting with L-R on Thurs 21
  • Surnames starting with S-Z on Fri 22

Online Payment Options

1. Pay by credit card via secure EWay Payment Gateway. You will be emailed a receipt from Eway for possible printing.

2. Pay by EFT using the following bank details: A receipt will be generated by your online banker for possible printing.

Account Name:
University of the Third Age Redlands District Inc

BSB:
124025

Account:
10545277

Reference:
Surname, initials and membership number (if known)

Membership cards are not required this year but if you wish to have a card they are available from the U3A Redlands Office.  

Pay at Office

When renewing or taking up new membership online and you select the “Pay at Office” option, you have 14 days to make your payment in person.

Payments by cash or cheque can be taken at the office between the hours of 9:00 am -12 noon.

Due to the current Covid-19 restrictions please call our office on 3821 3888 before you intend to visit.

Please note our office only operates during the school term, except for early 2021 re-opening on 19th January 2021.

Contact enquiries(at)u3aredlands.com.au if you have any queries.


 

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News and Upcoming Events...

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FRESH START EVENT

Friday 26 February 2021

10am - 12.30pm


Join us in celebrating a Fresh Start at the

Redland Museum, 60 Smith Street, Cleveland

Reconnect with your U3A Redlands friends, Reenergize with complimentary Devonshire Tea, Refresh your knowledge of the Museum

Due to number limitations, you must register for this free event.  Registration opens 9am Monday 1 February

Email : vicepresident(at)u3aredlands.com.au or

Phone the office on 3821 3888 to register your interest.

 
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LIFE IN AUSTRALIA returns February 2021 

We are pleased to announce that the Life in Australia programme will return to the Donald Simpson Community Centre from February 1st from 9.30am - 11.00am. 

To comply with Covid-19 Restrictions attendance at this course is limited to 60 people, on a first come first in basis.  Enrolment in these classes is NOT required

1 February  Guest Speaker : Dr Jenny Nitz
Preparing for effects of physical and cognitive lifestyle changes

8 February  Guest Speaker : Elizabeth Jeffs - A Storyteller’s tale

15 February Guest Speaker : Neville Knott - The Changing Face of Life in Australia

22 February Guest Speaker : Darren Painter
Prison Fellowship Dealing with Life for Prisoners and their Families

Various speakers present on a different topic each week. 

 

January 2021 Online Enrolments are NOW OPEN

Remember fees are discounted (Singles $20 and Couples $35) but only during the month of January 2021.  The U3A Office at the Cleveland District State High School will be open from Tuesday 19 - Friday 22 January, 9.00am - 12 noon only for those members without computers or needing assistance to enrol in classes.  The office will be manned with trained volunteers ready to assist our members.  

Surnames starting A - D on Tuesday 19, E-K on Wednesday 20, L-R on Thursday 21; and S - Z on Friday 22 Jan 2021.  

This will assist us with COVID -19 distancing requirements.

 
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Armchair Travel will return to the Cleveland Uniting Large Hall, Passage Street on Thursday 4 February, 2021 at 9.30am with guest speaker John Kolcze - exploring Thailand.

 

Photography - New Class commencing Term 1, 2021

"How to Take Amazing Photos with your Camera in 2021". If you have a small or mayby an instamatic camera, then this is for you. Here is an opportunity to learn and master your camera as well as improve your skills in taking photos... and have fun at the same time.

Classes will be held 9am - 11am fortnightly on Mondays from 1st Feb 2021. Term time only.

Please call Roy for a chat on 0429 988 684.

 

Rambling in the Redlands Term 1, 2021

Feb 11     Capalaba Regional Park

Feb 25     Cascade Gardens, Victoria Point

Mar 11     Hilliards Creek, Ormiston

Mar 25     Roma St. Parklands

 

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)

 
The U3A Office is open 9am – 12noon Monday to Friday during school terms, call 3821 3888 with enquiries.

Overview

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. 

U3A Redlands acknowledges the services provided by MyU3A and Design Bordello. 

How do I join?

You can apply for membership by completing our online form and then paying your application fee by EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer).

Alternatively, you can download and print our membership application form and bring the completed form and payment to our office during office hours.

 Membership application form (print version)

For more information on joining U3A Redlands and attending classes, please read our Frequently Asked Questions.