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

    • Have your say on library services: take this quick survey!

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    • Get ready for Semester 2. Explore our courses and be whatever you want to be. Enrolments are opening soon.

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  • Are you a Dunghutti person interested in learning Dunghutti language? Strengthen your connection to your language, culture & country with this fee free course. Running for 6 weeks, the course will provide you with an introduction to basic speaking & listening skills in Dunghutti Language & Cultural Knowledge. Call 131601 to enrol or find out more. Course code: CSO5555.

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  • Would you like to make a start with art? Kempsey TAFE has an 'Introduction to Creative Arts' course starting 9.00am next Tuesday 21st May. Students will cover a range of printmaking styles, life drawing, card making & drawing techniques. This fee free course runs for 4.5 hours a week over 6 weeks. Call 131601 to enrol or find out more. Course code: CSO5555.

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  • Do you think you may have a passion for fashion but aren't really sure? Kempsey TAFE has a 'Learn sewing basics' course starting 9.30am this Friday 17th May. This fee free course runs for 3 hours a week over 8 weeks. Call 131601 to enrol or find out more. Course code: CSO5555.

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  • They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning We will remember them.

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    • We can help you upskill your staff and business with the latest training in your industry.

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  • Have you got a creative idea that could improve your community? My Community Project grants are now open.

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  • Our 2nd Easter raffle prize winner gave us a big thumbs up & thanks to Central Kempsey IGA for these lovely goodies 🐰

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  • Big shout out thanks to Hot N Tasty Bakery, Clyde Street Kempsey for supporting our students today with Tasty Hot Cross Buns. 🐰👍

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  • Congratulations to Judy who won third prize in our Easter raffle. 🐰

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