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Lifestyle Courses

Offering our community over 400 courses per year, WEA Hunter and WEA Coast Lifestyle courses provides the widest range of courses for fun, new skills or skill enhancement. In this day and age people who learn something new want the experience to be fun and combined with a quality product and WEA Lifestyle Courses students can be assured of that!

Each class has clearly defined learning outcomes, is run by people with expertise or loads of experience and is designed to allow learning to both mean something and be fun.

In our busy lives finding a work life balance can very difficult, but we believe that enhancing your experience through access to learning value adds to our quality of life. It’s your time – enjoy it!


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Singing for Beginners

Want to learn singing in a fun, supportive environment? This course will introduce you to the fundamentals of safe singing – breath support, vocal health and placement and sing simple harmonies. Explore a variety of musical genres as part of an ensemble as you put your new skills into practice. At the end of the course you will have the option to perform in our creative arts showcase. Please note: Participants do not need to be able to read music to be able to participate in this... [More]
$160 Limited inc GST
Singing for Beginners

<h3 id="Wanttolearnsinginginafunsupportiveenvironment">Want to learn singing in a fun, supportive environment?</h3><p>This course will introduce you to the fundamentals of safe singing – breath

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This course has no current classes. Please join the waiting list.

Public Speaking

Public Speaking is a skill for life! This course includes several aspects of public speaking such as: preparing and delivering speeches; practising impromptu speaking; proposing a vote of thanks; introducing a guest; and being chairman/master of ceremonies at a function. The emphasis is placed on developing self-confidence and overcoming nervousness when faced with public speaking. NEWCASTLE The last session is usually held at the Port Hunter Toastmasters Club meeting. (This will... [More]
$200 Limited inc GST
Public Speaking

<h3 id="PublicSpeakingisaskillforlife">Public Speaking is a skill for life!</h3><ul><li>This course includes several aspects of public speaking such as: preparing and delivering speeches; practising

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This course has no current classes. Please join the waiting list.

Intermediate Singers

Want to build on your beginners knowledge of voice? This course is designed for those with some knowledge of singing or those who wish to move on from our Singing for Beginners course and will show you how to fine tune your voice and use various skills to practice and perform with confidence. Learn how to build on your knowledge of breath support, projection and pitch control and work with your trainer to find repertoire that is most suited to your voice. At WEA Hunter we offer a... [More]
$160 Limited inc GST
Intermediate Singers

<p>Want to build on your beginners knowledge of voice? This course is designed for those with some knowledge of singing or those who wish to move on from our Singing for Beginners course and will show

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This course has no current classes. Please join the waiting list.

Italian - Intermediate Level 2

This course is ideal for those people who have completed the Italian – Intermediate Level 1 course. Students will focus on furthering their Italian conversational, listening and speaking skills through an integrated communicative approach. Please note: Students must have completed Italian – Intermediate Level 1 Sometimes a course is either postponed or cancelled if there is not enough enrolments.. It is therefore wise to purchase your requirements after your class has been... [More]
$280 Limited inc GST
Italian - Intermediate Level 2

<p>This course is ideal for those people who have completed the Italian – Intermediate Level 1 course. Students will focus on furthering their Italian conversational, listening and speaking skills

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$280 Limited inc GST
Italian - Intermediate Level 2

<p>This course is ideal for those people who have completed the Italian – Intermediate Level 1 course. Students will focus on furthering their Italian conversational, listening and speaking skills

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$280 Limited inc GST
Italian - Intermediate Level 2

<p>This course is ideal for those people who have completed the Italian – Intermediate Level 1 course. Students will focus on furthering their Italian conversational, listening and speaking skills

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please join the waiting list.

Developing Artists - Junior Dance Ensemble ( 5-12 yrs )

This semester long class (2 terms), combines elements of jazz, hip-hop, funk and musical theatre and allows students to explore these styles of dance as a group. Students will work on various combinations and routines and be introduced to wide range of musical styles and explore various approaches to choreography. Students will work on performance pieces during class that will be performed at our end of Semester showcase held at our Creative Arts Space (The CAS) at the conclusion... [More]
$275 Limited inc GST
Developing Artists - Junior Dance Ensemble ( 5-12 yrs )

<p>This semester long class (2 terms), combines elements of jazz, hip-hop, funk and musical theatre and allows students to explore these styles of dance as a group. Students will work on various

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This course has no current classes. Please join the waiting list.

Emerging Artists - Monologue & Character Development

A weekly class for emerging performers who are interested in exploring the elements of various dramatic practitioners' methods to explore monologue and create characters and pieces for performance (Solo and ensemble). Explore the methods of Stella Adler, Stanislavsky and Meisner and ways to use this ideas in performance. This class runs for a semester (2 terms) and is suited to students aged 13-20yrs. Students will have the opportunity to perform at our Semester showcase at our... [More]
$275 Limited inc GST
Emerging Artists - Monologue & Character Development

<p>A weekly class for emerging performers who are interested in exploring the elements of various dramatic practitioners' methods to explore monologue and create characters and pieces for performance

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This course has no current classes. Please join the waiting list.

Emerging Artists - Senior Broadway Ensemble

A weekly class challenging emerging musical theatre performers to learn various styles of Broadway choreography and refine stagecraft and performance skills. Students will explore various musical theatre repertoire and approaches to musical theatre performance. This class runs for a semester (2 terms) and is suited to students aged 13-20yrs. Students will have the opportunity to perform at our Semester showcase at our Creative Arts Space. Students aged 15 and above will have the... [More]
$275 Limited inc GST
Emerging Artists - Senior Broadway Ensemble

<p>A weekly class challenging emerging musical theatre performers to learn various styles of Broadway choreography and refine stagecraft and performance skills. Students will explore various musical

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This course has no current classes. Please join the waiting list.

Japanese - Intermediate Level 2

This course is ideal for those people who have completed the Japanese – Intermediate Level 1 course. Students will focus on furthering their Japanese conversational, listening and speaking skills through an integrated communicative approach. Please note: Students must have completed Japanese – Intermediate Level 1 Requirements: Notepad & pen WEA Hunter offers a wide variety of Lifestyle & Leisure courses at various locations throughout Newcastle and the Hunter Region. Course... [More]
$280 Limited inc GST
Japanese - Intermediate Level 2

<p>This course is ideal for those people who have completed the Japanese – Intermediate Level 1 course. Students will focus on furthering their Japanese conversational, listening and speaking skills

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$280 Limited inc GST
Japanese - Intermediate Level 2

<p>This course is ideal for those people who have completed the Japanese – Intermediate Level 1 course. Students will focus on furthering their Japanese conversational, listening and speaking skills

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please join the waiting list.

Meditation & Mindfulness for Beginners

This is a five week x 2 hour course that opens the participant to why mindfulness and meditation practises will serve you to increase your ability to function in an every increasingly harsh world. This is strictly for beginners or those that think that meditation is really difficult to do. We can only control ourselves – this course will certainly be an anchor for you to traverse the highs and lows of everyday life. If you need a method to calm yourself and still the monkey mind... [More]
$80 Limited inc GST
Meditation & Mindfulness for Beginners

<p>This is a five week x 2 hour course that opens the participant to why mindfulness and meditation practises will serve you to increase your ability to function in an every increasingly harsh world.<

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This course has no current classes. Please join the waiting list.

Computer Confidence

Beginners computer classes in Newcastle! This 6 week course will teach you all the basics you need to know when using a computer. It will make you more confident and show you that you can’t “break it”. Overcome your fears of computer technology and join in this easy paced and relaxed class. WEA Hunter offers a wide variety of Lifestyle & Leisure courses at various locations throughout Newcastle and the Hunter Region. Course enrolment must be accompanied by a fee; we are unable to... [More]
$280 Limited GST free
Computer Confidence

<h3 id="BeginnerscomputerclassesinNewcastle">Beginners computer classes in Newcastle! </h3><ul><li>This 6 week course will teach you all the basics you need to know when using a computer. </li><li>It

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This course has no current classes. Please join the waiting list.