About the WEA
- The Workers’ Educational Association of South Australia Incorporated, founded in 1913, is Australia’s largest non-government adult community education organisation.
- The WEA provides learning opportunities for anyone aged 15 years or older (in most courses – there are some age restrictions on individual courses). There are generally no pre-requisites for courses and no assessment or exams.
- The WEA operates as an innovative, flexible provider of moderately priced adult education services.
- The WEA receives approximately 25,000 enrolments annually in its nearly 1500 short courses.
- The WEA is an independent, non-government association almost completely funded by the student fees that it receives.
- The WEA publishes five Course Guides each year in late January, early April, mid June, early September and late November. All course details appear on this website, which is updated daily.
- In addition to its skills and enrichment courses including computer training, the WEA offers overseas tours, services to assist people with a disability enter mainstream courses and WEA Clubs membership that enables students to continue their interests.
- The WEA conducts courses at over 40 locations in metropolitan Adelaide, South Australia. A large part of its program is conducted at the centrally located WEA Centre in Angas Street, Adelaide. Web site: https://www.wea-sa.com.au/
For your ongoing interests, why not join a WEA Club?
|Ramblers’ Club||Full day walks, fortnightly on Sundays.
Tel: (08) 8331 0902 or Mob: 0435 952 100
|Jane Austen Club||Meets 3rd Saturday 1:30 pm each month at the WEA.
tel: (08) 8337 6965 or (08) 8376 9227
|SA Microprocessor Group||SA Microprocessor Group
Computer hardware & software – meet 2nd Friday each month at WEA “Cottage B” 223 Angas St Adelaide starting at 7:00pm
Chairman: Eric Clarke Tel: (08) 8566 2846 Mob: 0408 851 745 P.O. Box 370 Kapunda S.A. 5373
Sec/Treasurer: Peter Gheude Tel: (08) 8388 5657 Mob: 0427 002 700 P.O. Box 1 Mylor S.A. 5153
|The French Connection||French Scrabble. Meet 10am 2nd, 4th and 5th Tuesday each month at WEA.
tel: (08) 8270 2227
|WEA Travel Club||For WEA travellers – Meet 2nd Thursday bi-monthly (Feb-Nov)
Or contact the WEA on 8223 1272 and we will put you in touch with these independently run groups.