Please Note: Online viewing and enrolment is only available for a certain number of U3A courses/activities at this stage using the button above. Enrolment for all other courses/activities may still be done by contacting the tutor as in past years. Members should see their printed Course Book for tutor contact details.


  • View the 2024 Term 2 Newsletter here.
  • Urgently requesting a German speaking tutor to re-establish German classes with U3A in Toowoomba Inc. We’ve had many requests from members wishing to learn German or to refresh their knowledge of the language.
  • If you are interested in taking on this role please contact Judy McWilliam at
  • Urgently needed members interested in becoming Ambassadors at Wellcamp Airport. The tutor for Airport Ambassadors Wellcamp is urgently seeking members to help with flights coming in and out of Wellcamp. Planes arrive and depart up to 3 times a day, 7 days a week.
  • If you are interested in becoming an ambassador representing U3A to the general public or you would like more information please contact Judy McWilliam at


U3A is the University of the Third Age, which is the age of active retirement, coming after the ages of youth and working life.

University is taken in its original meaning a “community of teachers and scholars” – there are no academic requirements for membership and no exams!

U3A is a worldwide organization for retired or semi-retired persons. U3A courses/activities cover interests such as Sport, Family History, Exercise, Philosophy, Photography, The Arts, Language, Technology, Lunch Groups, Travel, Dance, Geology, History, Health, Music, Craft and Writing. U3A requires no prior learning.

About Us

U3A in Toowoomba Inc. is one of many similar U3A organizations in Australia. Formed in 1990 we provide educational and leisure courses/activities to seniors.

We have over 1900 members and we offer 140 courses each week; all of these at a low cost.

U3A in Toowoomba Inc. is a member of the Association of International Universities of the Third Age (AIUTA), and a member of U3A Network Qld Inc. 

Management and tutors are volunteers.  

Many classes are held at 7 Matthews Street, Toowoomba. All Members are welcome to join classes in Toowoomba, Crows Nest and Pittsworth depending on vacancies.

We look forward to welcoming you to Toowoomba U3A

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The office of U3A in Toowoomba Inc.
Located in the Philharmonic Performance Complex,
7 Matthews Street, Harristown.
PO Box, 404 Drayton North.  4350