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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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

    • Looking for a little pampering, why not contact The Beauty Room TAFE NSW Kempsey To book an appointment please call: 02 6581 6363 Share this information with family and friends as they too might like to be pampered.

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    • Enrolments are still open for a number of courses at TAFE NSW Kempsey Call in and see our Student Central team in A Block or call 131 601 for more information and to enrol.

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  • Do you want to be a hairdresser? Get started with the Certificate II in Salon Assistant. Find out more or enrol here:

    7 Feb 0 Like
  • Are you interested in studying Certificate III Business Administration course code: BSB30415 during the evenings at Kempsey? Find out more here :

    6 Feb 0 Like
  • Get some practical experience with this great volunteer opportunity : Macleay Valley Community Art Gallery We need you! Now that the holidays are over and you are looking at what you can do to give back to the community, we need volunteers to keep our beautiful little gallery running. Do you enjoy looking at new art and talking to people? You can volunteer and have training to sit the gallery. One day a week, fortnight or month or standby it's up to you. Contact Judy on 65622684 or visit our website

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  • NEED STUDY ASSISTANCE? For returning TAFE students, trainees and apprentices, you can get support through a FACS scholarship - hurrry applications close Friday 15 February.

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    • Don't forget to check out the fashion display in Student Central when you come for your Fashion Information session today. Be quick - it starts in a couple of minutes 😉

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    • Kempsey Campus will be closed on Monday 28th January. We will re-open on Tuesday 29th January @ 8.30am.

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  • Do you need some more books for study or leisure? Why not check out the Kempsey Rotary Club book sale next door at Kempsey High School? Details below.

    16 Jan 0 Like
  • No matter where you are in your career journey, the new year is a great time to reassess your options. Check out INFOFEST between 21-25 January, 2019. It's the perfect opportunity to find the right course for you.

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  • Join our TAFE Talks Facebook live event to find out about TAFE NSW Degrees and Higher Education options. Hear from our degree experts and get your questions answered, and your teenager on the right career path. Be informed about 2019 study options. Join the live stream via TAFE NSW FB page. Tuesday 11 December,1pm-2pm.

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