Courses and Activities

Information about individual courses will appear here when available.

Computer Help

There is a website GCFLearnFree that provides a wide range of online learning materials on computer related topics and other fields related to everyday life. Click here to go to it.

Another good source for learning about computers is the Telstra Tech Savvy Seniors website.

Computer security is important. Click here for an article about how to keep you and your computer secure.

Great Scientists and Ideas That Changed the World

11 March       Science and Society                                          Colin Sholl
25 March       Isaac Newton                                                     Colin Sholl
  8 April          Alfred Russell Wallace : The Other Father of Modern Biology
                                                                                                     James O'Hanlon
29 April          Cannons, Iron and Steam                                Colin Sholl
13 May           Electricity                                                            Colin Sholl
10 June           Quantum Mechanics                                        Colin Sholl
24 June           Dmitri Mendeleev and the Periodic Table    Trevor Brown

Tuesday Talks First Semester 2019

Feb 5          John de Veau               “Me and the White House”

Feb 12       Gillian Traise                “Why Exercise is Good”

Feb 19       Arnold Goode               “Mining at Rocky River”

Feb 26       Peter Metcalfe              “Planting to attract Native Birds"

March 5    Martin Gibbs                 "The Wreck of the Batavia"

March 12  Nicole Corry                  “Multiple Sclerosis”

March 19  John Malouf                  “Positive Psychology”

March 26  Sue Metcalfe                 “Music-My Life”

April 2       Chris Cunningham       “Climate Change and the Cargo Cult”

April 9       Bill Oates                        “Heritage Gardens”

April 16     Jim McFarlane               “My Life so far”

April 23     Leanne Betteridge        “Hearing”-Hearing Aids and Ear Care.

April 30     Delmar Parker               “Eye Care”

May 7        The Biggest Morning Tea for Cancer Council

May 14      Hugh Cameron             "Life Story"

May 21       Richard Mills                 "Family History"

May 28       Peter Chambers               

June 4         Adam Marshall             “Local Government and me”

June 11       Joyce Christie                "My connection with the Solomon Islands”.

June 18       Ruth Blanch                  “Her choice”

June 25       Bill Dangar                    "The Dangars"

Puzzle Corner

Free crosswords daily from the Guardian (UK). Do online or print a copy. Click here.
Free Sudoku puzzles. Do online or print a copy. Click here.
Free Hashi puzzles. Hashi is a puzzle where you must link circles with lines. Each puzzle has a unique solution. If you like Sudoku, you will enjoy this. Click here.
Do jigsaw puzzles on your computer. Click here.