One of the more “social” activities of U3A.  These groups meet monthly to enjoy good food, responsible drinking of wine, and companionship.

For further information contact Chief WAG Coordinator John Knight.
Ph: 0434 674 347 or email: johnonvista49[at]outlook.com

Grape Expectations

Leader: Heulwen Lane

Meets 3rd Wednesday in the evening at members’ homes by arrangement.  Generally, 4 wines are selected by the host for tasting and education, followed by dinner, to which members contribute.  There is an occasional dining out by the group. 7 members, 3 vacancies.

Merlot Mob

Leader: Jan Mitchell

Meets 3rd Tuesday of the month at members’ homes in rotation.
Wine tasting followed by sit-down dinner. Main provided by host.
11 members  (No Vacancy)


Leader: Des Hill

Meets 3rd Wednesday of the month at 6 pm.
Wine tasting and finger food. Report by Coordinator on wines from previous meeting and group finances.
6 members  (2 Vacancies)

Shiraz Set

Leader: Primi Thompson

Meets 5.00 -7.00pm on 3rd Thursday of the month in members’ homes in rotation.
Wine tasting, followed by finger food brought by members.
6 members  (4 Vacancies)

Southside Sippers

Leader: Wendy Evans

Meets 6.00pm on second Wednesday of the month at members’ homes in rotation.
Wine tasting followed by finger food supplied by members.
9 members  (No Vacancy)

Surf N Vines

Leader: Bob James

Meets monthly in members’ homes in rotation, usually Thursday. Wine tasting followed by either lunch or dinner. Host supplies main.
10 members  (No Vacancy)