Thirroul Wednesday Talks Term Program

Last updated 18/04/2024


At the Excelsior Hall, Thirroul Community Centre, Lawrence Hargrave Drive, Thirroul

 Talks are scheduled for 9.30am, followed by morning tea   and chat

Note –  The timetable may change on occasionthe best way to stay up to date is by checking the Latest Wednesday Program menu  button on the top of the U3A home page at    

Date Speaker Topic
1 May Dr Richard Caladine Creativity Games
8 May Roy Lawrie Transition from hunter-gatherers to agriculture to farmer.
15 May Dr Phillip Laird OAM,  Honorary Principal Fellow UoW, member of the Railways Futures Institute The (Japanese) Shinkansen; and      Will NSW ever get faster rail?
22 May Members of the U3A Reading Aloud Group, presented by Ainslie Lamb A program of readings in recognition of Reconciliation Week ( May 27- June 3)
29 May Cancelled due to Thirroul Seaside and Arts Festival  


5 June Geoff Barnes (U3A Member) Norfolk Island
12 June Peter and Denise Aubourg Electrify 2515
19 June Members of the U3A Drama Group, presented by Cath Philps Presentation by the Drama Group
26 June Professor Fran Collyer, Karlstad University Sweden, Honorary Professor School of Sociology, ANU  

Global Knowledge


This term, Dorn’s “bring and buy” bookstall will be held on 15t May and 19th June.  Bring along 1 or 2 good books or magazines. Proceeds go towards U3A recurrent expenses. Beautiful handmade cards from Sandy Brenchley also    available.