Greater Western Region

Welcome to The Greater Western Region

Membership: To join, renew or update and read our online Course Bookclick here

The Greater Western Region of Sydney University of The Third Age (Sydney U3A) offers  a variety of  courses close to home.

  • There are no prerequisites and no exams.
  • Members simply enjoy learning at their leisure in a friendly, informal atmosphere.

Parramatta,the heart of the Greater Western Region, embraces 31 post codes in a loose circle from Ermington to West Pennant Hills, Castle Hill, Glenhaven, Kenthurst, Kellyville, St Mary’s, Fairfield, Lidcombe and Granville.

GWR Picnic at Nurragingy Reserve 25.11.20

At home among the gum trees – a friend or two and a barbeque…

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GWR AGM 2021 Reminder

Zoom  GWR Update 10 – 3.11.20


Coach Holidays 2020 

See below for 2021

Plus-   Thank you  Ian Keith for the following –  click on

  • the guitar  for a slideshow inside the Tamworth Golden Guitar Museum.  
  • the statue at McCrossin’s Mill for a slideshow of Captain Thunderbolt paintings by Phillip Pommeroy. (or click here  for a page showing  the works in a larger format.) 
  • Bobs Shed. 
Capt. Thunderbolt
Bobs Shed
Golden Guitar








Wangaratta Coach Holiday 2021

Please note that we will be staying in fabulous 4.5 star accommodation.  But more importantly all monies paid will be returned in full if the holiday is cancelled.

2021 Itinerary



Greater Western U3A’s AGM 


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