U3A Broadbeach is a non-profit incorporated association in Australia, on the Gold Coast of Queensland, 80 kms south of Brisbane, the capital city. Its charter is to foster lifelong learning in people over fifty - the concept of University of the Third Age which commenced in Toulouse, France in 1973 and has since spread around the world.
There are no examinations or prerequisites,
only a love of learning.
Most of our activities are at -
Like to go to an English Tea Party on Tuesday 2nd June ? read more
Want to see some photos of those who attended the members' lunch on 8th May ? click here
NEW FEATURE - Notice on the menu bar above there's now a MEMBERS' FORUM
Click to advertise to buy, swap, sell, etc. Thanks to John Crittenden for the idea.
Photographed above are some members of our and other Gold Coast U3As who attended a most interesting lecture on Rock Art given by a leading expert, Professor Tacon of Griffith University. This lecture was part of an on going series provided by Griffith University for local U3As.
All there really appreciated the chance to hear and pose questions to an expert speaker.
The mini- muffins, selection of teas and coffee went down well too.
Watch out for the next lecture on 3rd July on a subject yet to be announced.
U3A Broadbeach Publicity Officer