Welcome to Dubbo, located approximately 400 kilometers North-West of Sydney and set on the banks of the picturesque Macquarie River. Home to more than 40,000, Dubbo is at the cross-roads of regional NSW and is home to the famous Taronga Western Plains Zoo.

University of the Third Age or U3A is a unique World wide movement that encourages older people to take up or continue educational and other interests in friendly and informal settings.

U3A Dubbo Chapter Inc. or simply U3A Dubbo began in 1991 and was Incorporated in 1992. It offers a range of courses to nearly 400 members and is committed to providing enjoyable learning experiences for seniors in Dubbo and the surrounding districts.

Course Timetable for remainder of 2020 (click here)

We have a variety of courses to choose from at U3A Dubbo with examples below:

  • Armchair Travel (2021)
  • Art History
  • Australian History (2021)
  • Calligraphy
  • Caring for the Environment (2021)
  • Christianity Explained
  • Current Affairs
  • Digital Photography
  • Escape Into Books
  • Endangered Species (2021)
  • English Recovery Class (2021)
  • Gentle Exercise
  • Heritage Knowledge (2021)
  • History Questions 2020
  • Looking at Art
  • Military History
  • Painting for Pleasure
  • Plants and other garden stuff (2021)
  • Printmaking
  • Recorder Classes (2021)
  • Recorder Practice (2021)
  • Sing for Life (2021)
  • Tai Chi
  • The World of Plants
  • Ukuleles for Fun
  • Virtual Worlds