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Yarra Valley Bus Trip a Great Success

A full busload of U3A members enjoyed a memorable day exploring some of the Yarra Valley surrounds. Our first stop was Mont de Lancey Historic Homestead in Wandin North, set in beautiful cottage gardens and surrounds, and steeped in history. Next we travelled to the Launching Place Home Hotel for a delicious lunch, then on to Seville Hill Winery […]

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We are moving to our Fairpark headquarters

We have now commenced a staged relocation of our indoor activities to our new building in the Fairpark Multipurpose Community Facility. Some groups will move at the start of Term 2. In addition, a couple of groups have been relocated temporarily to Boronia. Check the timetable carefully to see whether your classes are affected. The […]

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Bus Tour Fully Booked

The Yarra Valley Bus Tour is now fully booked but, for those who missed out, don’t forget the Boronia Hotel lunch, scheduled for Tuesday 23 April at 12 noon. Bookings for the lunch are now open online, so why not get in early and secure your place. For more information, please visit our Coming Soon […]

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BOOK NOW for Yarra Valley Bus Tour

Hurry to book your place for a bus tour of the Yarra Valley surrounds, to be held on TUESDAY 26 MARCH, 9am to 4pm leaving from the Boronia Bellbird Campus. You can expect a fun day packed with interesting things to see, taste and do! Our day will consist of: Time permitting, we’ll also squeeze […]

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Keen to get back to U3A

What an amazing turnout of people there were today at the Boronia Bellbird campus!! So many members so keen to collect their name badges in anticipation of starting classes next week. The distribution system was well organised by Carol. There were several committee members and office managers also in attendance to ensure smooth operations. They […]

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Successful AGM

The Annual General Meeting of U3A Knox was held on Wed 22 November in a new venue at Carrington Park, Knoxfield. Attendance was healthy, estimated at over 85 members, and 14 devices checked in to proceedings via the Zoom live stream. Reports were received from the President (Jan Bottcher), Secretary (Brigitte Salwat), Course Coordinator (Cristina […]

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Happy 30th Birthday U3A Knox

On Sunday 29 October, members of U3A Knox gathered to celebrate the 30th birthday of the organisation. We came to the Bellbird campus in Boronia, now a part of the history of U3A Knox. Jan Bottcher, the current president, welcomed everyone and spoke about the past establishment of the organisation, its current strength and its healthy […]

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Knox Tavern Lunch

Around 50 people caught up for lunch at Knox Tavern last Friday. Yet again, the food and company were excellent. Everyone was given a ticket in a free raffle, with the lucky winners receiving chocolates or a bottle of wine. Please go to our Picture Gallery to see some photos taken on the day.

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Trivia Afternoon Was Loads Of Fun

Trivia Afternoon Was Loads of Fun What a fun time we all had at our trivia afternoon held on Wednesday 12 July. The competition was fierce as we tackled some tricky questions about music, politics, geography and more. In the end, the winning team blitzed the competition with their breadth of trivia knowledge. The “Wooden […]

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Midyear Lunch at Crave

There were lots of smiling faces and much happy chatter at our mid-year lunch this year, held at Crave Restaurant in Boronia. The company was brilliant, the Seniors meals delicious and the service excellent. This year’s President Jan Bottcher and Events Coordinator Daphne Ristic welcomed guests to a very enjoyable lunch and get-together. Five lucky door […]

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