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U3A Network Queensland State Conference


Chill Out at the Coolest Conference

U3A Network Queensland State Conference


U3A Network Qld State Conference Chill Out at the Coolest Conference

2021 Conference Program

The 2021 Conference Venue is The International Club, located at Club Road, Stanthorpe. (See map for location.)

Day 1 - Wednesday 12th May 2021

8:00 - 9:00Registration and networking
9:00 - 9:15Welcome and Housekeeping
9:15 - 9:30Recognition of country
9:30 - 9:45Opening
9:45 - 10:45Guest Speaker: Mike Hayes, wine maker from Sirromet Wines
10:45 - 11:15Morning Tea
11:15 - 12:15Copyright / Applying for funding - a choice of workshops
12:15 - 13:15Lunch
13:15 - 13:30Gail Bonser, President of U3A Network Queensland
13:35 - 14:10U3A Network Queensland AGM
14:10 - 14:30Announcement of Winner of the Photography Competition
Launch of the U3A Writers Competition - Alison Taylor
14:30 - 15:00Afternoon Tea
15:00 - 15:30Information and Report from AIUTA - Rhonda Weston
15:30 - 16:30Discussion Group. Topics to be provided by delegates. Topics could include effective use of social media,
advertising - what works, what doesn't
 Close of Day One
18:30 onwardsConference Dinner, Intertnational Club

Day 2 - Thursday 13th May

8:00 - 10:30Presidents' Council
Presenters Leisa Donlan, Merry Cloutier and others
 Alternative Program:
  8.00 - 9.00  Autumn Walk along the banks of Quart Pot Creek,
followed by coffee in Weroona Park adjacent to the Art Gallery
9:00 - 10:30 Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery Guided walk and talk
10:30 - 11:00Morning Tea
11:00 - 12:00Link between Dementia and Loss of Hearing - Louise Horstmanshof
12:00 - 12:30Penny Davis and Roger Illot
12:30 - 13:00Lunch
13:00 - 13:15Announcement of 2022 Conference host
13:15 - 13:45Passion Tourism with Garry Humphries
13:45 - 14:00Conference Round-up and Evaluation
14:00 - 14:30Afternoon Tea
14:30 - 15:00TaiChi or Chair Yoga
 CLOSE