U3A is the University of the Third Age, which is the age of active retirement, coming after the age of youth and work and home making. University is a loose term - there are no academic requirements for membership and no exams!
U3A is a worldwide self-help organisation promoting learning for personal enjoyment and satisfaction.
U3A Brisbane is one of many similar U3A organisations in Australia. Formed in 1986, we are a totally volunteer organisation, and provide leisure and educational courses to local seniors. We have over 3500 members and offer more than 230 courses each term, all of these at a low cost.
Our City Campus classes are held at our own premises at 97 Creek Street Brisbane, and our new rooms at 344 Queen St Brisbane, just a short walk from bus, train or ferry. Other city classes are held at various locations in the CBD.
We also have classes in surrounding suburbs and districts - in Logan (our largest district outside the city), Southside, Northside, Westside and Wynnum.
See the Class Details page for information on district classes.
Term 4 Class Schedule Now Available
Term 4 classes are now available and enrolments are now open. Term 3 ends on Friday 19th September and Term 4 commences on Tuesday 7th October.
To enrol in a class, either contact the tutor directly by email or phone, or enrol through the Class Details page by clicking on a class of interest.
Download PDF version of Term 4 Class Schedule.
Sponsors and Partners
We acknowledge the generous support of our Sponsors and Partners and we encourage our members to support these organisations.