About Us

What is the Third Age?

  • Our first age is childhood
  • Our second age is career and parenting
  • Our third age is active retirement

What’s on offer?

  • Sydney U3A offers a program of hundreds of courses, lectures, and presentations
  • The topics cover a wide range that reflects the interests of members
  • We have two semesters each year
  • Check our current Course Book

What do we do?

  • U3A members share knowledge and experience through a vast variety of courses
  • Some of our members are presenters, others are students, while some are both
  • All course presenters are volunteers, sharing the gems of their profession and interests

Who can join?

  • If you are no longer working full time you are eligible
  • There is no minimum or maximum age
  • There is no requirement for prior qualifications

Where are we?

  • Sydney U3A covers the greater Sydney metropolitan area
  • Courses are run at venues across the entire area
  • We are divided into seven regions, based on postcode
  • Our central office is at 36 Carrington Street, Sydney