There are a number of factors to be considered in setting up a new U3A. If you are contemplating such a move in your community, U3A Network Queensland can offer guidance and advice aimed at making your task a little easier. This is based on the experience of other startup U3As and knowledge gained over the past decade.
The following library of information of a general nature will help you get started. The Network Queensland is committed to providing more specialised advice and guidance to get your U3A up and running, and sustainable over the longer term.
Below are links to relevant articles on a range of issues you will face in the setting up procedure. There’s also a composite PDF document that you may download for reference and distribution to Management Committee members: