Harbourside North

Positions Vacant !

  • Harbourside North Committee – can you contribute?
    • The two wonderful volunteers who have been looking after the ‘Events for All’ and Public Relations have retired from the Committee and we are looking for replacements.  Please contact Judy Harris (judyharris2@bigpond.com 0447 194 510) for further information
  • U3A at the Dougherty Community Centre, Chatswood
    • We are looking for new “Booking Secretaries”.
    • Their tasks are to assist U3A members to register attendance at particular course presentations.
    • For this purpose they provide their email address and phone number in the U3A Coursebook and website, and they may also assist presenters on the day.
    • To talk more about the important role of Booking Secretaries, please contact Ursula, Venue Co-Coordinator, Dougherty Community Centre

Welcome to Harbourside North Region

Harbourside North Region is located on the Lower North Shore, and includes the municipalities of Mosman, North Sydney, Lane Cove, Willoughby, Hunters Hill and parts of Ryde.

You can see an up-to-date list of our courses, talks and events here (readable on mobile phone)

We have course venues at Mosman, McMahons Point, Chatswood, Lane Cove, Greenwich, Roseville, Castle Cove and Hunters Hill.

You can see these venues for talks and courses here.

U3A news from beyond Sydney

You can download from here the November newsletter of the “U3A Network” – a newsletter with news from many U3A groups outside Sydney (mainly in NSW).


November NEWSFLASH now available

We publish a newsletter or newsflash each month (except December) with news about our activities.
You can read the latest newsflash (November 2019) online here.
Older newsletters and newsflashes can be found here.


The U3A Coursebook, with details of all courses, talks and events for July 2019 to December 2019 is now available…

The Harbourside North section of the Sydney U3A Coursebook is here (PDF format, as originally published June 2019)
and here (in a more readable format, updated with the latest program changes).


Computer Education Unit at McMahons Point

The View from our McMahons Point venue
The View from our McMahons Point venue

Computer courses for small groups are held at our McMahon’s Point venue where everyone is welcome but please book in early to avoid disappointment. Half day courses are held for iPhones, iPads and Facebook. There are various Windows courses. New courses are frequently added.

Click here to see the latest courses available.


More information about Harbourside North’s courses…

You can read more about some of Harbourside North’s talks and courses here, including…

  • Poetry Writing at McMahons Point,
  • Book Club at The Manors of Mosman,
  • Mondays in Mosman, and
  • our discussion groups

Please send any comments, changes, suggestions or complaints about this webpage to hsn.u3asydney@gmail.com