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Social groups for over 50's

Senior Citizen Clubs

Council provides venues and other support to seniors groups through small amounts of Federal Government funding aimed at encouraging social connection and active lifestyle.

Updated contact details coming soon. 

University of the Third Age (U3A)

U3A is a learning cooperative for older people to share educational, creative and leisure activities.  Membership is open to anyone in retirement or semi-retirement.

When you join a U3A group at Healesville, Mt Dandenong, Sherbrooke, Upper Yarra or Yarra Ranges for an additional $10 you can access classes across the 5 groups.

Visit the U3A Yarra Ranges website


Neighbourhood Houses

Whilst not specifically targeting older people, Neighbourhood Houses are another way of linking into community and enjoying educational and social opportunities with like minded people of all ages. 

Find a neighbourhood house near you


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