Welcome to Bribie island U3A, a social and educational club for senior citizens. U3A is short for the University of the Third Age. Members come from Bribie Island and surrounding areas. A wide range of classes in many subjects is offered in four terms per annum, run by volunteer tutors.
TERM DATES 2020
|Term 1||Tuesday 28th January||Friday 3rd April|
|Term 2||Monday 20th April||Friday 26th June|
|Term 3||Monday 13th July||Friday 18th September|
|Term 4||Tuesday 6th October||Friday 4th December|
Volunteer receptionists run the office. U3A occupies purpose-built premises. Airconditioned classrooms are equipped with audio visual equipment. U3A also leases the Recreation Hall from the Moreton Bay Regional Council.
The committee of 14 volunteers, each with specific roles & duties, meets monthly and publishes quarterly Newsletters. Social functions and outings are held regularly for all members. A Theatre Outings group runs regular bus trips to shows and ballet in Brisbane.
Committee 2019-2020: President: Greg Sibthorpe Vice Presidents: Margaret Spooner, Juri Linins Secretary: Maree Moslar Treasurer: Ian Corin
Rose Barnes, Barrie Boodle, Barry Clark, Chris Clark, Robyn Connolly,
Ailsa Gaffy, Judi Irvine, Roger Platt, Shona Shergold
Introducing Bribie Island U3A – Beachmere Campus
U3A membership is required to attend any U3A activity. To join you can enrol at Beachmere or Bribie Island campus. Beachmere contacts:
Phone: 0456 685 736 or 0456 818 017
Reception: 5 Progress Avenue, Beachmere