U3A Port Sorell is about sharing skills and interests, so people can enjoy educational, creative, social and leisure activities in a relaxed environment.

We are a self-funded non-profit organisation which provides a wide range of intellectually stimulating activities for retired and semi-retired people.

Members can attend courses, talks and events throughout the year.

Become a Member

U3A Special EventU3A Port Sorell Invites you to our 10th Anniversary Celebration

Due to venue capacity, this will be a ticketed event. Tickets will have to be picked up from the U3A office on acceptance of this invitation. Tickets will be required for entry to the event, as well as the draw of lucky door prizes. Ticket holders are asked to please notify the U3A office, should they be unable to attend, as there will be a waiting list. Drinks and finger food will be available from 4:30 until 6:30pm.

Event features:

  • Introduction to Port Sorell U3A history, sponsored and to be delivered by Michael
    Gaffney, MLC
  • Member exhibits from various U3A Groups
  • Performance by U3A Ukulele Group
  • Performance by U3A Choir

Friday, 28 June 2024 at 4:30pm
Banksia Centre, Port Sorell
RSVP by 28 May
Event closes 7:00pm.

RSVP HERE by 28 May

U3A Special EventDigital Literacy - Scams and Online Safety

A presentation by Ammar Nisthar, Community Engagement Specialist nbn co

Joining our digital literacy sessions is a smart move for a simple reason – staying safe online is super important. We're here to help you understand the tricks and tips to keep your personal info safe in the digital world.

Think of it as getting a toolkit to outsmart the not-so-nice people online. By being a part of our sessions, you're getting the lowdown on how to spot scams and make sure your time on the internet is secure.

The internet can be a tricky place, and we want to make sure you're the one in control. Our sessions aren't just talks; they're your guide to becoming a pro at staying safe online. So, save the date – we can't wait to have you there!

Monday 3rd June 1:30pm to 3.30pm

Banksia Centre Meeting Room A

Open to everyone for a donation of $2

Click Here to Register by Friday 31st May

Older People Online 870 600

Short CoursePaper Play

Have fun while learning, creating and contributing to a larger project with a series of workshops to develop the skills of  manipulating paper and creating objects of art which will contribute to a large community project. This will culminate in a display at the Paranaple Centre in September as the opening act for the Paper on Skin event. Materials are supplied and participants will be recognised as part of the final display. New techniques will be presented at each session, so attendance at all sessions is not necessary.

Contact Steph Reynolds to join in, ph 0414 361 881, stephreynolds.kishin@gmail.com  

Tuesdays 10.00 to 1.00 Fortnightly from 9 April to 30 July - 9 sessions at Port Sorell Surf Club

(Stay to enjoy a shared lunch from 1.00 - 2.00 pm if you like)


Paper Play Promo

Join U3A Port Sorell in 2024

Ready to be part of our vibrant learning community? Joining U3A Port Sorell is easy! Simply fill out our membership form and submit it with an annual fee of $45.

Payments can be made in person or via EFT (BSB: 633 000, Account No: 151 403 821, Account Name: U3A Port Sorell). Remember to add your name in the EFT description. For any assistance, our team is here to help!

Already a member? Great! No form needed - just renew with your annual fee. Need help? Our team is ready to assist.

Start Your Membership Journey Today

Lead a Course at U3A Port Sorell

Share your knowledge and passion by volunteering as a course leader at U3A Port Sorell. Choose to lead a course for the year or opt for a shorter term—our schedule is as flexible as your availability. Fill out the form to join our vibrant learning community!

Volunteer as a Course Leader

Who we are

Our goal is to bring together people who may be retired from full-time work but not from living their life to the fullest.

Indeed, U3A members seek out opportunities to make new friends, engage in new lifestyle activities and to learn new things.

Check out our courses!

What we do

We offer over 30 courses per year covering a wide spectrum including arts and craft, humanities, music, health, literature, history, social sciences, leisure, computing, fitness and we offer these classes in an environment of fun and friendship.

Classes range from one off sessions to weekly activities so there is bound to be something that suits your interest and schedule.

There are no prerequisites, no exams and no qualifications awarded.

Become a Member

Join the Cause

U3A Port Sorell cannot exist without volunteers - you could volunteer to assist with course planning, participate on the committee or join our office team - we have a range of opportunities that you can choose from.

Just some of the benefits of Volunteering is that it can

  • make you happy...
  • increase your self confidence...
  • provide a sense of purpose
  • help you make new friends
  • assist you to learn new skills

So why not invest in your health and well-being and become a volunteer at U3A Port Sorell.

We would love to hear from you!