Audio & Visual Group

Audio is the conversion of analogue sound from vinyl records and cassette tapes, into digital format using software installed on the club's computers. The software is also used to remove any clicks or background hiss, which is usually associated with vinyls and cassettes. The sounds, usually music, is converted to MP3 and copied to a CD or DVD.

The second interest of the group is making slideshows and home movies, using both still photographs and videos. This usually involves scanning, and quite often rejuvenating old photos and slides by removing blemishes and spots. Digitised music from old records and cassettes can be added to slideshows along with other music and narration. The finished slideshows and home movies are copied to a VCD or DVD where they can beshown on a normal TV using a standard DVD player.

(Bookings essential for Computer Courses)

Camera Club

Learn how to use a digital camera to take and show photos. Meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month, 1.00 pm to 3.00 pm and a field trip is taken on the 1st Tuesday of each month.

Computer Lessons

Introduction to computers - Basic computer use, Word, Internet and Email, Family Tree, Scanning & Photo Editing & more.

Small Classes, Fun Learning - NO PRESSURE.
Classes run for 6 - 8 hrs. 2 hours, 1 day a week.

(Bookings essential)

Tecnology Chat Group

  • Discussion
  • Speakers
  • Help

Hervey Bay Macintosh Users Group

If you currently use a Macintosh, are thinking of buying one, or are one of the many people wanting to, or if you have recently switched from Windows, you are welcome to join HBMUG. Come along and chat with other Mac users. This daytime meeting is aimed at beginners and for members who are unable attend the main HBMUG night meetings.

Internet Kiosk

A FREE SERVICE TO SENIORS - Get in tune with the 21st Century.

Teachers waiting to teach & introduce you to the wonders of the INTERNET & EMAIL. Learn to travel around the world from within the comforts of home as well as communicating and viewing photos of loved ones anywhere in the world, provided they have access to the Internet.

Lessons by appointment - please book at Reception.


Choose from a wide selection of books/CDs, etc in our library. This service is free to members and there is no time limit on loans.

Tax Help (Jul - Oct)

Need help with your tax? Help with your tax return is available from July to October. Bookings essential.

Welcome Wheels Shopping Bus

Door to door service to Pialba Place. Book by phone on Wednesdays between 9.00am - 3.00pm.
Pick-up Fridays between 9.00am - 10.30pm.
Leaves Pialba Place 1.00pm SHARP.
Cost: Optional - gold coin donation

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