COVID-19

U3A Nunawading COVID-19 Duty of Care Statement

U3A Nunawading Inc. has a Duty of Care to its members, class leaders and volunteers in relation to COVID-19. This includes following current Government Policy, Public Health Orders and Local Government Directions. Therefore:
– Any member who wishes to attend any face-to-face class at the Nunawading Community Hub must have received a double vaccination against COVID-19 as defined by the Victorian Government.
– Members will need to provide evidence of their COVID Vaccinations to a Council Officer to enter the Community Hub.
– Members must wear a suitable mask.
– Social Distancing of 1.5 meters must be maintained.

This policy will be updated as and when the relevant COVID-19 government restrictions are changed.

U3A Nunawading Inc
Committee of Management

29 October 2021

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Recommencement of Classes

Following the latest easing of COVID-19 restrictions, a limited number of classes will recommence at the Nunawading Community Hub on Monday 8 November.

If your class is to recommence face-to-face at the Hub, you will be notified prior to 8 November. Please do not attend in person unless you have been advised to do so.

When attending the Hub you must abide by the Rules set out in our COVID-19 Duty of Care Statement.

Members who attend classes at other venues will be advised if and when those classes will recommence and under what restrictions.

Most classes being held on Zoom will continue to the end of Term 4.

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Face-to-face classes

With the end of Melbourne’s lockdown on 21 October, we hope to recommence a limited number of face-to-face classes at the Nunawading Community Hub before the end of Term 4.

Members will be advised as soon as Whitehorse Council has confirmed that classes can recommence at the Hub and under what restrictions.

Classes being held on Zoom will continue to the end of Term 4.

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Suspension of face-to-face classes extended

As a result of the Victorian Government announcement on 1 September that the current lockdown is to be extended beyond the end of Term 3, there will be no face-to-face classes until further notice.

As soon as the lockdown has been lifted and we know what the restrictions will be members will be advised if their class can recommence.

Classes being held on Zoom will proceed as scheduled.

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Suspension of face-to-face classes extended

As a result of the Victorian Government announcement on 16 August that the current lockdown is to be extended for an additional two weeks, we are sorry to advise you that there will be no face-to-face classes until further notice. 

While we are currently unable to attend classes at the Hub our lovely community garden continues to flourish

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COVID-19 vaccination information

There are more places than ever before to get your COVID-19 vaccine. The vaccines are safe, effective and free.
Getting the COVID-19 vaccine reduces your risk of getting sick with COVID-19 and protects you against becoming very sick if you do get COVID-19. It helps to protect your friends, family and community. If most people are vaccinated, the virus can’t spread as easily. This also protects people who can’t get vaccinated

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U3A to remain closed until Monday 23 August

As a result of the Victorian Government announcement on 11 August that the current lockdown is to be extended for a further seven days, U3A Nunawading’s AGM will be held via Zoom on Wednesday 18 August and there will be no face-to-face classes until Monday 23 August at the earliest.

Classes being held on Zoom will proceed as scheduled.

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U3A Nunawading closed until Monday 16 August

Following the Victorian Government’s announcement that the state will go into a seven-day lockdown from 8.00pm 5 August, U3A Nunawading will be completely closed until the end of next week.

Please ignore any emails you may have received today about classes restarting this Monday (9 August).

If restrictions are lifted next Thursday (12 August) we will re-open on Monday 16 August. We will send another communication at the end of next week to confirm that we are re-opening and under what conditions.

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U3A to remain closed until further notice

As a result of today’s Victorian Government announcement, there are still restrictions around operation of the Nunawading Community Hub. We are waiting on further advice from City of Whitehorse, but until then, U3A Nunawading will remain closed.

We will notify you as soon as we have further advice.

There may be a few classes that can operate from next week and if you are in one of these classes you will be advised. No advice means your classes remain cancelled…

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