This group meets every Monday at Yilki Uniting Church Hall, Giles Street, Encounter Bay. (except Public & School Holidays)

from 2.00 to 4.00pm.

The course is aimed at both newcomers to the language and those who wish to refresh their school learning of French. 

Please contact the group leader Madeline via the "contact us" page of this website to see if there are any vacancies.








This group meets at the Yilki Uniting Church Hall, Giles Street, Encounter Bay each Monday (except public and school holidays) from 10.00am to 12.00 noon.

We shall continue our French adventure by deepening our knowledge of French grammar, culture and travel opportunities.   Please contact group leader Ellie via the "contact us" page of this website to see if this class is right for you or to be included on the waiting list.








This group meets at the Historic Motor Vehicle Club, Victor Harbor every Monday from 10.00am to 12.00 noon, except for public and school holidays...starting July 22nd and ending November 25th 2019.

Bienvenue au groupe de francais ! We are des personnes enthousiastes determined  to continue our enjoyment of learning and practising la langue francaise, in a structured environment.  We also hold a groupe de conversations each Friday in alternate venues.







 continuing ~ ITALIAN 

The continuing Italian group meets every Monday at the Historic Motor Vehicles Club, Victor Harbor from 2.00pm to 4.00pm. 

(except for School/Public holidays)

This is a class for those passionate about Italy, ~ language, history, food, art and culture.  Some knowledge of the Italian language is preferable.  Please contact group leader Helen via the "contact us" page of this website to discuss if this course is for you.

Helen is unable to take any new students this 2nd semester 2019.








Let's Read Latin

This group meets every Wednesday at the offices of Mr David Basham MP,

71 Victoria Street, Encounter Bay

(except school holidays)

from 2.00 to 4.00 pm.  

This language group is suitable for people who have a sound grasp of Latin grammar and who welcome its challenges.  We work together to read and translate passage of Latin texts by roman authors, guided by the Latin prowess of Peter Tillett.  Revision is covered by Georgina through studying a text, Lingua Latina and by Peter with Latin crosswords and revision grammar sessions.  Enrolments for this group are limited ... new members please contact  the group co-Ordinator Joy via the "contact us" page of this website if you wish to join this group.








continuing  ~ GERMAN

This group meets every Tuesday at the Lutheran Church (Mirror room) every Tuesday from 2.00pm to 4.00pm.

  Commencing September 17th to December 17th.



This German course is for those with some/or more advanced knowledge of the language, which will involve study of the culture, literature and song.  This will be done in an interactive lesson in a small class with an emphasis on conversation and encouragement.  Please contact the group leader Colleen via the "contact us" page of this website to enquire about this course.

2nd Friday of the Month

10.00am to 12.00 noon. 

Historic Motor Vehicles Club.

Group leader  ~ Gail Abercrombie.

These sessions will be very casual, sitting with a cuppa seeing Gail's photos of her trips to France with a little bit of history,

but involving all attending; those discussing their own adventures in beautiful France, those who have never been and those who want to go in the future.

Each session will be a difference area or theme of France.

9th August            Cathedrals/Abbeys & Gardens

13th September    Alsace, Chantilly and Arras

11th October         South of France

8th November       Paris suburbs & Xmas in Paris

                                                                   A Breath of  French Air

Beginners German

This group meets every Thursday, commencing September 19th through to December 19th. 

2.00 pm to 4.00pm at the Lutheran Church Hall (Mirror Room), Adelaide Road, Victor Harbor.

This course is for absolute beginners or those who know some German.  We will study the language and culture through song, literature and culture. It will consist of interact lessons with encouragement to succeed and emphasis will be on the 5 aspects of language : learning listening, reading, writing and speaking.

Group leader : Colleen

U3A South Coast serving ....

Victor Harbor, Port Elliot, Middleton, Goolwa and the South Coast over 50's community.

Photography credit with thanks to :

Beth Nixon ~ Julie Barrien ~ Lea Brooks & all the other wonderful contributors from  U3A  groups.

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P.O. Box 580, Victor Harbor.  SA  5211

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