About TAFE NSW Kempsey

TAFE NSW Kempsey has a great community feel, a focus on sustainability and friendly staff and students who get involved with local projects like community gardens and agricultural events. Here you will find an active student life with regular events like the Poetry Slam and Reconciliation Day activities, and the popular Drumming Circle.

The campus is home to trade workshops for automotive, metal fabrication and welding. It also features beauty and hairdressing facilities as well as extensive fashion room facilities. We also have specialist facilities for children’s services and aged care studies.

TAFE NSW Kempsey, in the Dunghutti Aboriginal nation, is an integral part of the Kempsey community, which is surrounded by fertile beef and dairy farmlands.

If you’re looking to enter the workforce armed with invaluable experience and practical skills, check out the courses available at TAFE NSW Kempsey.


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58 Sea Street WEST KEMPSEY NSW 2440
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1300 628 233
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Quick facts at a glance


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qualified staff providing quality education


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Facilities available at TAFE NSW Kempsey

  • Disabled parking
  • Canteen
  • Library
  • Learner support centre
  • Nursing lab
  • Auto and engineering workshops
  • Child care playgroup
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Student life


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    • We hope our students & teachers are enjoying the holidays as much as this dancing panda. We just wanted to let you know that Student Central & the Library are open the regular hours during your break so you can still drop in & visit us.🤗

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  • Certificate IV Community Services students did a wonderful job promoting local services at their simulated exhibition.

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  • TAFE NSW Kempsey 2017 Award Ceremony, held on 27 March 2018 at Kempsey Macleay RSL Club.

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  • Happy Easter! We wish all staff and students a safe and relaxing long weekend. Classes resume Tuesday 3rd, April. #HappyEaster

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  • Congratulations to all our 2017 Award recipients. More pictures from our 2nd photographer to come later. Feel free to tag yourself. 😊

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    • Hope you're all staying safe & dry. Here's some local photos of the water. For information on local road closures check out Kempsey Council's Facebook page or website.

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    • Please remember to stay out of flood waters & stay safe.

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  • Today is International Women's Day.

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  • Short courses are the perfect way to help you boost your current skills faster, give you the confidence to broaden your career prospects or even find a new passion. Be a skills seeker. Enrol today.

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  • Do you have a pension or healthcare card & a dog or cat? You may like to take advantage of the FREE Kempsey Healthy Pet Day this Thursday.

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  • Invitations to our 2017 Kempsey Awards Ceremony were emailed to eligible 2017 students at the end of February. RSVP's are due now so please respond to your email or contact Kempsey Student Central on 6560 2930.

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