U3A Beachside

Inspiring those over 55 in following new passions

U3A could be just the thing!
Meet new people - Make new friends
Have fun while learning new skills 

U3A is world wide movement bringing
THIRD AGERS together

Find a U3A in New Zealand

Find a U3A

There are currently 84 U3A in NZ 
U3A Directory > 
If you cant find a U3A near you, we can help to:-
Start a U3A >
There are two main city Network group websites.   Auckland >  Canterbury >   Featured U3A Group >

U3A Auckland Network Meeting July 2021

2022  Auckland U3A Network Function this year. More info > 

What is U3A?   While U3A stands for University of the Third age. We are not in modern sense a University.
- No qualifications   - No exams
What is U3A > 
U3A History >   
U3A Concept > 

U3A Hear Great Speakers Guy Solcum

Hear Great Speakers

NZ cities have a bigger talent pool of speakers available for  monthly meetings.  In smaller centres U3A may have outings to local businesses and organised events.  

The Auckland & the Canterbury Networks each held major events this year.  Perfect for sharing ideas & assisting in starting new U3A.

Browns Bay U3A Inventors - Inventions Group

Inventors- Inventions Group using Powerpoint presentation - via  Zoom >

Each U3A will have its own selection of Study or Interest Groups depending of members interests.
Explore the range of subjects / activities where one would like to participate.  Ideas also can come from Newsletters which have been uploaded to:-  
Local U3A  >   UKULELE, Musician, Vocal Groups > 

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