Japara offers a wide range of high quality and affordable educational, vocational and recreational programs and courses. We also proudly partner with many community groups and the Yarra Ranges Council to facilitate workshops and events that meet the interests and needs of our community. You can enrol in any of the courses on offer online, via mail or stop in to the Living & Learning Centre and enrol in person. And don’t forget to visit our events calendar to get a listing of upcoming workshops and events in your area.

If you are interested in learning more about the courses, workshops or social groups held at Japara, our course flyers are a great place to start. The links listed below will take you there. Of course, you are welcome to contact us any time with questions, we are always happy to speak with you!

Learn Local Pre-accredited Classes

Numeracy and Money Skills 16NAMS1234 : Monday 6th February - 19th December 9:30am-11:30am Cost: $70 Concession: $50 Materials: $15

Regular Classes & Social Groups 

    Spring/Summer Program & Activity Guide 2017 - Click here to view our new program.

Our courses offer an intimate learning space that is open to everyone. We engage with facilitators and trainers who are highly qualified and skilled in their area, and who are great teachers. At Japara, our aim is for you to enjoy your learning experience as much as you enjoy learning. 

Do you have an idea for a course, program or workshop not currently on offer? Please contact us to discuss your ideas – we’re always looking for new and exciting ways to help our community connect and grow.