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U3A Network Queensland State Conference

Shine a Light on Learning

U3A Network Queensland State Conference

U3A Network Qld State Conference Shine a Light on Learning

Optional Activities and Excursions

You can select these optional events on registration.

Meet and Greet 6.30-7.30pm Mon 1st June

Conference Dinner, 6.15pm Tuesday 2nd June

Stradbroke Island Day Tour Monday 1st June


Meet and Greet 6.30pm-7.30pm Mon 1st June

NOCI Italian Restaurant
NOCI Italian Restaurant

All delegates are invited to gather at NOCI Italian Restaurant on the Raby Bay Harbour, Shore Street West, Cleveland where a drink and a selection of Italian nibbles will be provided. If you are still hungry - Monday night is Pizza and Pasta night at NOCI with all dishes costing $19.95. The venue is licenced.

Sponsored by U3A Redlands. Please indicate on your Registration if you will be attending.



Conference Dinner, 6.15pm for 6.45pm Tuesday 2nd June
($50 payable with registration)

Venue: Gallipoli Function Room, Redlands RSL, 8 Passage Street, Cleveland. Car Park entry is from Middle St.

Redlands RSL
Redlands RSL Club

3 course dinner with wine, beer or soft drinks provided, with Music by Camaron de la Vega, flamenco guitarist. $50 payable with registration. The venue has plenty of parking.

Thank you to Aveo Group for their generous sponsorship towards the Conference Dinner.


Stradbroke Island Day Tour, all day Monday 1st June
($50 payable with registration)

Stradbroke Island Day Tour
Stradbroke Island Beach

The pre conference tour will be guided by Toni Bowler, an expert who regularly takes tours from the many cruise ships that dock in Brisbane. The coach will pick up at the RPAC car park at 8.30am and drop back there at the end of the day. Our tour will take the 9am ferry from Cleveland to Dunwich, then proceed to the North Stradbroke Island Historical Museum for a cultural talk by Matt Burns. We then travel to Amity for some koala spotting before Lunch at the Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel. After lunch, a guided walk along the gorge boardwalk and a visit to Brown Lake after which we return on the 4pm ferry to Cleveland arriving around 4.50pm. Please wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a hat.

Limit of 48 seats. This excursion by Stradbroke Island Holidays normally costs a lot more and has been sponsored by the Redland City Council. Book early!