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Community Connections and Participation for Seniors

The Cross Country Walkers

THIS CLASS WILL GO AHEAD ONLY AFTER GOVERNMENT’S PERMISSIONS

LOCATION: Meet at Council Car Park Ferris Boulevard South Morang Mel 183 A 10 We meet every 4th Monday of the month at Whittlesea Shire Office car park at 9.00am for 9.15am start Finishing around 12.30pm – 1.00pm. In some occasions we will car pool together.

REQUIREMENTS : Good Walking Shoes Hat Sunscreen & supply of water.

Walk and Talk

THIS CLASS WILL GO AHEAD ONLY AFTER GOVERNMENT’S PERMISSIONS

LOCATION: We meet at the Woolworths Entrance Westfield Plenty Valley Mel 183 C 12.

These sessions will be run throughout the year All Mondays (except the 1st Monday of the month).
When Whittlesea U3A have their monthly Morning Tea, on the first Monday of the month, we meet at the allocated venue at 9.10am, we walk around the area and return afterwards for Morning Tea.

REQUIREMENTS: Correct walking shoes, wear a hat, sunscreen, and of course carry some water.

Walk and Talk

LOCATION: We meet at the Woolworths Entrance, Westfield Plenty Valley Mel 183 C 12.

When Whittlesea U3A have their monthly Morning Tea, on the first Monday of the month, we meet at the allocated venue at 9.10am, we walk around the area and return afterwards for Morning Tea.

REQUIREMENTS: Good Walking Shoes.

Discover Melbourne By Train

LOCATION: We meet at South Morang Station at 8.15am to catch the next train on the 2nd Sunday of the Month.
TRAVELLING IN LAST CARRIAGE. Can Get on at Other Stations.
Usually arriving home after 3.00 p.m.
We can enjoy periods of walking or sometimes tram or bus journeys.

REQUIREMENTS: Casual Clothing & Sturdy Shoes, Water bottle, Hat (for warm weather) and the U3A membership Lanyards are Essential, MYKI Card

Gardening for Enjoyment

AS LONG AS VICTORIA IS IN ISOLATION, THIS CLASS WILL BE OFFERED ONLINE via ZOOM UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

ZOOM DAY and TIME: 10.00am – 11.30am

ZOOM DESCRIPTION: A Series of hosted Garden Virtual Tours on site with Guest Speakers

Some Series will be Hosted in-House.

Topics to be Covered as Episodes would include
*Seed Collection and Propagation
*Health Properties found in garden plants
*Cooking using fresh produce from the garden
* Relaxation amongst the flowers

Leisurely Sunday Bike Rides

LOCATION: Starting points vary from week to week with Various Locations in Bundoora, Epping and South Morang.

DESCRIPTION: A bike ride of about 20 km at a leisurely pace, mostly along safe off road bike paths with a half way rest/coffee/refreshment break. These rides are conducted by the Whittlesea Bicycle Users Group (BUG).

Shirley’s email is: shirley.louie@bigpond.com

Bike Riding

LOCATION: VARIOUS LOCATIONS

REQUIREMENTS: Full Bike Riding Equipment Required. A Bike in reasonable condition with good tyres, bike helmet.
Riders must have reasonable fitness

DESCRIPTION: Distance of rides 25km and 35km.
Speed: Leisurely/relaxed/moderate
The rides are mainly on bike paths/trails/back streets

BENEFITS: Cardio Exercise, Improves health and wellbeing
A Social – Fun outdoor Activity

Mernda Walking Group

LOCATION: Mernda Village Shopping Centre Mel 390 G8.

Group meets EVERY WEDNESDAY at 9.30am. Meet outside Fergusons Cake Shop, Mernda Shopping Centre

REQUIREMENTS: Please bring – Bottle of Water, Comfortable Shoes, Hat, Membership Lanyards

DESCRIPTION: We walk approx 1hr and if you would like Cup of Coffee and a chat after.

Walking Group

LOCATION: Norris Bank Reserve, 135 McLeans Rd, Bundoora

REQUIREMENTS: Casual Clothing & Comfortable Walking Shoes.

DESCRIPTION: We commence walking at 9:30 am
Walking, Talking and Socializing.
We are having coffee after our walk
NO WALKING WHEN IT IS RAINING

The Cross Country Walkers

LOCATION: Meet at Council Car Park Ferris Boulevard South Morang Mel 183 A 10

We meet every 4th Monday of the month at Whittlesea Shire Office car park at 9.00am for 9.15am start
Finishing around 12.30pm – 1.00pm.
In some occasions we will car pool together.

REQUIREMENTS : Good Walking Shoes Hat Sunscreen & supply of water.