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About WEA

Established in 1913, we are a voluntary, independent, not-for-profit adult education provider offering opportunities to join a community of keen learners.

We offer a range of courses across the Humanities, Languages, Arts, and Leisure and Wellness activities. We are based in the Sydney CBD with easy access to a variety of public transport options.

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Why enrol at WEA Sydney?

Enrol today to join a diverse and exciting community of learners to broaden your knowledge and skills. Be involved with the WEA family by becoming a member and/or joining the WEA Council

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Student Feedback: James G.
  • Outstanding!

    Student Feedback: James G.

    "This course was outstanding, full of information that I sought. The present allowed lively discussion so at all times we were highly stimulated. This course was one of the best courses that I have done anywhere. Great depth of knowledge and really enjoyable."

  • The best!

    Student Feedback: Sally J.

    "This was one of the best WEA courses I have ever done, and left me wanting to do more. The tutor was knowledgeable and passionate with excellent presentation skills."

  • Wonderful!

    Student Feedback: Anne H.

    "Thank you for a wonderful and energizing day. It’s going to take me a little while to assimilate all the information presented because I’m very much a novice, but what a wonderful start to a glorious new hobby."