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A discussion group: U3A Sunshine Coast.

Format: Each week the topic will be posted to this website.

Each of us arrives with a 2-minute pre-written point of view on the week’s listed topic. All presentations are read out before any discussion.

You WILL need some internet access to look “stuff” up.

Held variously in private homes and at willing cafes (ie somewhere with coffee!), radius centred Maroochydore-Mooloolaba.
Day/time? Wednesdays 2.00-3.30
Tutor: Brian Lavery <idle@nullblavery.com>

Series One:

In Praise of Idleness — 15 weeks, first semester 2018
Term dates: 7 Feb – 28 Mar, 16 May – 27 Jun 2018.

Series Two:

The Deconstructors – 10 weeks, second semester 2018.
Term dates: 22 Aug – 19 Sep, 24 Oct – 21 Nov 2018.

Enjoyed what you wrote for the week? Want it to show on our website in the “Gallery?”


Please consider buying a copy of Tom Hodgkinson’s How to Be Idle. It’s had many editions, and any edition would do. There are even plenty second-hand on Ebay from $10. It can be our constant inspiration for this class.