Port Macquarie


About TAFE NSW Port Macquarie

TAFE NSW Port Macquarie offers an ideal place to study, located in a town that offers an ideal place to live. A broad range of study areas are on offer in a fun and friendly learning environment.

The campus specialises in hospitality, tourism, massage therapy, graphic design, fashion design and electrical and electronics courses. Other vocational study areas available include general education, office administration, accounting and marketing, information technology, retail, community services, children’s services, maritime and nursing.

TAFE NSW Port Macquarie is located in the popular tourist town known for its outdoor activities on land and sea, in the Birpai Aboriginal nation. Situated at the mouth of the Hastings River, Port Macquarie offers all the advantages of a busy city with a laid back lifestyle.

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


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70 Widderson Street PORT MACQUARIE NSW 2444
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qualified staff providing quality education


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Facilities available at TAFE NSW Port Macquarie

  • Cafe
  • Library
  • Shared campus with University of Newcastle
  • 'Solar COLA' for outdoor education and renewable energy training
  • Hair and beauty rooms
  • Graduates restaurant
  • Fashion design rooms
  • Commercial cooking kitchen
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Student life

    • What a fantastic open day we had today, thanks for coming 🎉 Student Central was buzzing with people enrolling in & enquiring about our courses 🌞 Student Central & the Library are open until 8pm tonight. There is still time to enrol - Don't miss out!

      16 Jan 11 Likes
    • 💫💫 Port Macquarie TAFE Open Day - TOMORROW! 💫💫 Tuesday 16 January 2018, 11am - 1pm in Student Central (B Block - upstairs) 💫 Meet the teachers - here to answer all your questions :) 💫 Light refreshments 💫 Tour the campus 💫 Giveaways Hope to see you tomorrow!

      15 Jan 3 Likes
  • *******Your chance to WIN one of two $250 Eftpos Gift Cards!********

    15 Jan 1 Like
  • What a fantastic lunch option from Black Market Bagels 😍 Love food & cooking? Why not enrol in our Certificate III Commercial Cookery course & turn your passion into a career? See here for details; http://www.northcoasttafe.edu.au/courses/certificate-iii-in-commercial-cookery.aspx?source=coursesearch

    12 Jan 5 Likes
  • Wanting to enrol? We are waiting for you! 🌺 Our Semester 1, 2018 courses start very soon - don't miss out! Come into Student Central today, our friendly team are here to assist :) We are here 8.30am - 5pm Mon - Thurs & 8.30am - 4pm on Friday's. You can also enrol online, visit http://www.northcoasttafe.edu.au/campuses/port-macquarie.aspx?utm_source=google&utm_medium=ppc&utm_campaign=sem12018&utm_content=B%20|%20Loc%20|%20North%20Coast%20|%20Inst%20|%20Non-Geo%20|%20Regional

    11 Jan 3 Likes
  • Port Macquarie Open Day - Tuesday 16 January 11am - 1pm in Student Central - B Block :) * Meet the teachers * Enrol * Tour the campus * Information sessions * Light refreshments provided Hope to see you here 🌞

    9 Jan 5 Likes
    • Happy New Year to you! We hope you had a fabulous break :) Don't forget we are open for business as usual this week. Student Central & the Library are open from 8.30am - 5pm Mon - Thurs & 8.30am - 4pm on Friday.

      8 Jan 6 Likes
    • Enrolment Week across TAFE NSW

      22 Dec 1 Like
  • How will you pamper your pets this Christmas?

    22 Dec 0 Like
  • A huge thanks to everybody who helped fill our Christmas Hampers this year! 🎄🎄 The Salvation Army have collected our gifts & will be distributing them to the community this Christmas 🎅🎅🎅

    20 Dec 21 Likes
  • CONGRATULATIONS to CLEM for winning the SEM 2, 2017 Computer raffle! 🎉🎉 Built by our very own Certificate III Information Technology students - valued at over $3,000

    13 Dec 15 Likes
  • ***New Drop in Centre*** C3 Hub not just an Op Shop!!! All brand new items,rescued from going into landfill, help save our environment shop at C3 Hub, great variety, affordable, goes quick so hurry in & enjoy a free cuppa while you shop in a relaxed environment.

    13 Dec 3 Likes

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