Wine Appreciation Groups (WAGS)


One of the more “social” activities of U3A is WAGS! 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]

Grape Expectations

Leader: John Mobbs

Meets 2nd Wednesday in members’ homes by arrangement. 4 wines selected by the host are tasted, followed by a meal to which members contribute.
8 members  (2 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)