NATURALISTE UNIVERSITY OF THE THIRD AGE (Inc.) was formed in 2009 in the Busselton – Dunsborough area. We are a ‘University’ in that we are like-minded people who enjoy learning and meeting together to participate in courses and other activities. We are of the ‘Third Age’ in that we are semi or fully retired with the time to enjoy learning, exploring new interests and meeting new people. We welcome all potential members to our vibrant and diverse community of learners in ‘the prime of life’.

We share our skills, interests and enthusiasms and appreciate the contribution that every current and new member brings to the mix … read more.

About Membership

Membership fee is $25 annually

Members must have paid their membership subscription before they can start attending a course following enrolment.  This is to ensure members are covered by U3A’s Public Liability Insurance. Most courses have a maximum capacity and when courses are full, you will be wait-listed until a place becomes free.

Please note: U3A Online is a separate organisation offering only online courses. You can not enrol in our courses through them or vice versa.

Existing Members

It is a membership requirement to comply with the Governments latest instructions relating to COVID-19.

Pay your subscription using one of the following three methods (there are no card options):

  1. Bank Transfer or Cash to Westpac

Name: Naturaliste U3A BSB: 036 123 Account Number: 378016

Reference: Your member number or full name

  • Cheque made to Naturaliste U3A, with your member number on the back

Post to PO Box 1792, Busselton, 6280.

  • Cash on Enrolment Days, which occur before the start of each semester

Once funds are received the Treasurer will activate your UMAS account. You can then select your courses.

Log in using your member number, go to ‘view courses’ and select your courses and/or edit your member details  HERE

Non members can also view the courses available by clicking on the above link, but need to become a member to attend any of these classes.

New Members

Join online yourself as a new member. Click on the link above and choose the ‘Become a member’ option from the blue box at the top left of the screen. Enter your details, including your choice of password, and click ‘Submit’. Your member number will be shown when the process is complete.


Pay your subscription (as described in the Existing Members section above). This will cause your UMAS account to be activated, and you will be able to select your courses and complete enrolments.

  • Paper based

Download Membership Application Form HERE

Download Enrolment Form HERE

Mail both forms to PO Box 1792, Busselton, 6280.

Pay your subscription (as described in the Existing Members section)

For assistance with joining or renewing your membership you can email Don at