Webinars & Events

U3A Melbourne offers a monthly program of speakers on topics sure to interest you, ranging from Arts Appreciation to Issues of Interest to Seniors, and from Current Affairs to Travel.  Most are delivered via webinar on Zoom; some are in forum mode. View recordings of past webinars here.

Other events may include lunches, new member information sessions and more. Browse the list below, and you may also wish to check our Let’s Do Groups which offer social activities for their enrolled members.

To enrol in webinars and events, log into MyU3A and look for Forums/Webinars/Events in the Classes list, or contact the office. For webinars, participants will be emailed a Zoom link shortly before the event. If you have not used Zoom before, we recommend reading our Zoom webinar guide.

Upcoming Webinars:

Australian Love Stories – National Portrait Gallery

24/03/2022 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Australian Love Stories is the National Portrait Gallery’s major exhibition in 2021. We will explore love, affection and connection in many of its guises.

Crypto Sphere

07/04/2022 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Examining Bitcoin and other 'Alt Coins'.  Would you invest in them?  How are they traded? 

Upcoming Events:

The Currency of Ageing – Florey Institute

11 November @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
This lecture will explore approaches that may be used to improve late life frailty

Summer School 2022

17/01/2022 - 21/01/2022
The Wonders of Australia There’s never been a better time to explore your own backyard. Learn about the wonders of Australia with a program of history, art, travel and cultural

Who Do We Think We Are?

24/02/2022 @ 2:15 pm - 5:00 pm
From First Nation to First Fleet, from Europe to Asia, prompted  by Adversity and Adventure, these stories from our members shine a light on Australia and its history. 

“Winter” Lunch (deferred from 2021)

18/03/2022 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
We will be holding our deferred “Winter” Lunch (originally scheduled for 27 August 2021) on Thursday, 18 March 2022.   The Lunch will cost $35, which includes a three-course meal, a

“Spring” Lunch (deferred from 2021)

24/03/2022 @ 12:30 pm - 15/09/2022 @ 3:00 pm
Our delicious Spring Lunch includes a three-course meal and entertainment.