Upper North

Welcome to U3A Upper North Region

The Upper North region covers mainly the Local Government areas of Hornsby and Ku-ring-gai. Courses are held in the suburbs of Berowra, Castle Hill, Epping, Eastwood, Gordon, Hornsby, Killara, Lindfield, Pennant Hills, Pymble, St Ives, Turramurra, Wahroonga, and Waitara.

Please view the First Semester Course Book, January-June 2018, Upper North Region


Upper North Newsletter

UNR Newsletter February 2018

If you haven’t received the latest copy please check as it may have been captured in your junk email folder. We also take this opportunity to issue a friendly reminder to contact us with your updated details if you change your email address, contact: sabels02@optusnet.com.

Invitation – Important date for your diary

Upper North Region Course Showcase and Welcome to New Members

will be held on

Monday 12th February 2018, 2pm-4pm

  • Welcome to a showcase of courses where new and current members and non-members can sample what’s on offer at U3a
  • Listen to short lectures on a wide range of topics
  • Discuss the courses you might be interested in with course leaders
  • Meet the Upper North committee members to discuss general U3A matters


Please RSVP (for catering purposes) to Marilyn Pryor, 9449 3415, marilynpryor7@gmail.com, Claudine Parr, 9487 2170, c_parr@exemail.com, Sue Shaw, 9868 4056, ssh84119@bigpond.net.au

 Wanted Course Leaders

Are you interested in running a course for U3A? Do you know a lot about a particular topic?

Why not impart your knowledge to an audience of enthusiastic U3A members. Contact either Grahame Marr on gwmarr1@bigpond.com or Pauline Holbrook on holbrookj@bigpond.com


Life Membership for Lesley Goldberg

We are pleased to announce that Lesley Goldberg who has worked tirelessly for U3A for many years was awarded Life Membership at the recent Sydney AGM on the 22nd March.

She joined U3A in 1997 and served on the Upper North Committee as Secretary from 2002-2005, and then as Publicity Officer and Editor of the Upper North Newsletter until 2014. She also compiled a ten-page history of UNR. She still serves as a Venue Convenor at Hornsby and until recently was in charge of commissioning all the speakers for the very successful Australian History Seminars held at Hornsby Library.

 Upper North Committee 2018

View our current committee

Upper North’s Annual General Meeting 2017

Read about our AGM


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