University of the Third Age Douglas Shire

Love Learning in the Tropics

U3A Douglas Shire formed in 2021 as a branch of U3A Cairns.  On April 24, 2023, the members of U3A Douglas Shire voted to become an independent member of the U3A Queensland network.  

We are operated by people who are retired or semi-retired and wish to enjoy a wide selection of learning and social activities.  We continually grow both our number of members and activities  We support and encourage interested members to lead classes and be guest speakers.  We also seek organisations and individuals who are willing to support our not for profit group.

We are located in Douglas Shire – the most beautiful part of Far North Queensland that incorporates Port Douglas, Mossman, Daintree and the surrounding area.  The photos below show that we have a fair amount of FUN Learning in the Tropics !    New members are always welcome.   If you live in the area or are here on holiday PLEASE JOIN US !