Learn outside the square

In Australia, Adult Learners’ Week is celebrated each year at the beginning of Spring (Sept 1–8) with hundreds of events and activities designed to promote the benefits of learning. There are so many opportunities to learn available throughout Australia.


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Join our celebration of lifelong learning! Who can run an event?

Learn for life
Learn for life

Traditional, structured education is important – but it’s not the only type of learning. Learning can also happen in the workplace, at home or during hobby or leisure activities.

Benefits of learning
Benefits of learning

Learning helps us reach our full potential. It can transform us. There are so many different opportunities for us to continue learning throughout our lives.

Join in to win
Join in to win

We’d love to hear how you are learning outside the square. You might be learning a new skill or language. Whatever it is, there are prizes on offer for sharing.

Run an #ALW2016 event in your community Get involved!