U3A Network WA is holding its’ conference in Mandurah, hosted by U3A Mandurah, on Wednesday and Thursday, October 17th and 18th, 2018.  Make a note of the dates!   The conference is open to all, whether members or non-members of U3A.

VENUE
Peel Thunder Football Club.
Bendigo Bank Stadium (Rushton Park)
Dower St   MANDURAH   WA 6210

9.15 am for 10.00 am start

COST
$65  Includes:
Registration for the full conference
Morning tea each day, buffet lunch on the first day, canapés, tea/coffee

Click on this link to buy your tickets:
http://www.ticketebo.com.au/u3a-network-wa/u3a-network-wa-state-conference.html

OPENING:
Peter Alcock, MC   Acknowledgement of Country
The Hon. David Templeman, MLA   member for Mandurah

Special guest:                 Ian Robertson, President U3A Network NSW

SPEAKERS
Prof Lyn Beazley, AO     Australian of the Year, 2015; Chief Scientist of WA 2006 – 2013
David Smeeton               History of Mandurah
Alec Coles                         CEO WA Museum
Richard Offen                 Former Executive Director of Heritage Perth
Glenn Mitchell                Former sports commentator
Ainslie Lamb                   Brain Games author and presenter, U3A NSW

An expert Q & A Panel:  
Topic: “WA Lifestyles of the future”
Panellists: Rhys Williams, Mayor of Mandurah; Eric Lumsden, retired Chairman WA Planning Commission; David Hynes, Public Transport Authority; Dr. Karl O’Callaghan, retired Police Commissioner

Thursday afternoon excursion – optional:
Estuary/dolphin cruise (includes lunch)   cost $35 (not included in the registration.)

Click here to view the program.  It is a PDF and you will need Adobe Acrobat® Reader

ACCOMMODATION
There are a number of hotels, motels and caravan/tourist parks in and around Mandurah.

ATRIUM RESORT HOTEL
65 Ormsby Terrace Mandurah WA 6210
Phone: 08 95356633 email: functions@atriumhotel.com.au

The Atrium has created a Group Accommodation discount code “U3A”. Contact the reservations staff to book and pay for your accommodation, quoting the discount code.

The discounted accommodation rates are:
Studio room: 1 x queen bed, tea and coffee making facilities, balcony. Kitchenettes on request.
$126 per room per night.

Twin studio room: 2 x king single beds in the same room, tea and coffee making facilities, mini-fridge, balcony.
$131 per room per night.

Two Bedroom Apartment: 1 x Queen bed in separate bedroom, 2 x single beds in second bedroom, kitchenette with mini fridge, stove top and basic utensils, microwave, lounge area and balcony
$180 per apartment per night.

Breakfast:
Continental buffet breakfast daily from 7.00 am to 10.00 am. $8.00 per person.
Toast & condiments, cereals, fruit & yoghurt, tea, coffee & juice.
Hot buffet breakfast $18 per person
Eggs,  bacon, Chipolata sausages, mushrooms & tomatoes, Baked beans, hash browns, cereals, toast & condiments, Fruit & yoghurt, tea, coffee & juice.

FORESHORE MOTEL
2 Gibson Street Mandurah WA 6210
email: foreshoremotel@westnet.com.au
$125 per night

BELVEDERE CARAVAN PARK
53 Mandurah Terrace Mandurah WA 6210
Phone: 08 9535 1213  www.belvederecp.com.au

MANDURAH CARAVAN AND TOURIST PARK
522 Pinjarra Road Mandurah WA 6209
Phone: 08 95351171   1800 332 221
Email: reception@mandurahcaravanpark.com.au

MIAMI HOLIDAY PARK
619-627 Old Coast Road Falcon WA 6210
Phone: 08 9534 2127   www.miamipark.com.au