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.
  • Pickleball has moved – Toowoomba U3A members now play Pickleball at The Glennie Sports Centre in Vacy Street every Mon, Wed & Fri from 9.30 until 11.30am. $10 per session. Why not come and have a go! Tis lots of fun providing exercise and laughter. Please consider coming .. we are looking for new participants.
    If you are interested and would like to know more, contact Wendy Davies (Pickleball Co-ordinator) on 0428 280 955.

  • New Course – TAKE CHARGE OF YOUR LIFE – Running at the PPC and Toowoomba City Library
    A series of workshops based on Dr Bill Glasser’s book “Take Charge of Your Life” an exploration of internal motivation psychology.
    View details and enrol online using the Member Portal or click on the green “View Available Courses/Activities” button to the left.


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