Courses and Activities

The U3AA courses run in two semesters.
2022 Semester 2 Course Booklet

Details of Course Classes
Select a day below for classes on a particular day, or select All Days for a list of all classes.
Monday   Tuesday  Wednesday  Thursday  Friday   Saturday   Sunday
All Days
For those courses/activities that have the comment Office Only, this means that the Leader wishes to check that new participants are appropriate for their course/activity and that enrolment is only available via the U3AA office, not online.  Please contact the Leader in the first instance.

 All courses/activities have their own waiting list (in date order of enrolment) and Leaders invite members to join as vacancies become available.

Tuesday Talks

February 8
February 15
February 22
March 1
March 8
March 15
March 22
March 29
April 5
April 12
April 19
April 26
May 3
May 10
May 17
May 24
May 31
June 7
June 14
June 21
2 August
9 August
16 August
23 August
30 August
6 September
13 September
20 September
27 September
4 October
11 October
18 October
25 October
1 November
8 November
15 November
22 November
29 November
6 December

Barbara Beatson                      Antibiotics
David Swallow                          Cotton Industry
Caroline Fraser                         Early Australian Theatre
Barbara Roberts-Thompson  A Woman in a Man's  World
Ian Russell                                 This is my life in Schools
Mingan Choct                            Probiotics - the bugs that keep you healthy
Tony Bennett                            Oriental Philosophy of Health
Wendy Beck                              Aboriginal Archaeology of New England
John Nevin                                 Where have all the ulcers gone?
Bill O'Connell                            Marcus Aurelius
Brian Hardaker                        Risk, Uncertainty and Choice in Everyday Life
Henry Raymond                       Phoenix Foundry
Yvonne and Mark Arnold       Reflections on Walking the Camino in Spain
Roger Epps                              Climate change: focus on Australia
                           A John Anderson Conversation
James Rowe                             How can we improve Australia's resilience to drought?
Chris Jordan                            Safety and Crime Prevention
Jenny Gill                                  The Art of Lapidary
Wayne Zikan                            Armidale fires
Charles Timm                          My three lives, with reference to horticulture and herpetology

Helen Cottee                            Hangings in Armidale
Graham Maddox

Mike Barnier                            The Angel Flight story


Computer Help

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

Another good government site for help with computer, internet and digital technology is Be Connected.