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Term 1 update – Mon 31 Jan 2022

A huge amount of work by many volunteers has meant that U3A Knox is ready to commence classes in its two major venues on Monday 31 January. The campus on Park Boulevard has been prepared for the painting and other refurbishment work that is to be done as part of the Fairpark Community Facility development. […]

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Latest Newsletter

The latest newsletter (Issue #7 – dated 28 October) is now available It contains all of the information you may want about the U3A Knox Annual General Meeting to be held via Zoom on Friday 26 November. To access the newsletter, click on the Newsletter link from the drop-down Latest News menu.

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The Opening and Closing Merry-Go-Round

The Committee of Management, at their meeting on Wednesday 6th October, has reluctantly decided that U3A Knox will not be able to fully open up at all in 2021. Here are the reasons for the decision and the information it is based on.

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We need 70% vaccinated

Dear members, The Premier has announced today (1 September) that our lockdown will extend now until 70% of Victorians have had at least one dose of the COVID vaccine, which they estimate will be around 23 September. The situation for U3A Knox – because of these restrictions, and because our term break runs from 10 […]

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Camera Club Pushes Through

Despite the disruptions to U3A classes and activities as a result of lockdowns, and the closure of our facilities, a number of groups have continued to meet via Zoom. One of these, that I am a member of, is the Camera Club class (13HOB01). This is how we manage online… Our tutor, Ian Morris, sets […]

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Getting a COVID vaccination

There are more places than ever before to get your COVID-19 vaccine. The vaccines are safe, effective and free. Getting the COVID-19 vaccine reduces your risk of getting sick with COVID-19 and protects you against becoming very sick if you do get COVID-19. It helps to protect your friends, family and community. If most people […]

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Lockdown Update 19 August

The Premier has announced today our lockdown will extend to Thursday, 2 September at 11.59pm with a curfew in place from 9pm to 5am. There are still only 5 reasons to leave the home: shopping for the things you need – one person per household per day care and caregiving exercise authorised work and study […]

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Lockdown #6 extended

The State government has extended Lockdown #6 for another 7 days. commencing at 8pm on Thursday 12th August.This lockdown specifies only five reasons to leave your home, and limits your movement to within 5km of your home. This has forced U3A Knox to cancel its classes and close its doors once again until restrictions are […]

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Lockdown #6 – Thu 5 August

The State government has announced a 7-day lockdown, commencing at 8pm on Thursday 5th August.This lockdown specifies only five reasons to leave your home, and limits your movement to within 5km of your home. This has forced U3A Knox to cancel its classes and close its doors once again until restrictions are eased. Please note […]

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Opening on 28 July

To all U3A Members, As the current lockdown ends at 11.59pm tonight (Tuesday July 27), we are in a position to let classes and outdoor activities start again on Wednesday 28th July. Classes at Parkhills Under the new rules, we are restricted to having numbers reduced to 1 person per 4m² (4 square metres) in […]

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