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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1300 628 233
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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

    • Exciting news that the 2018 Luminosity Youth Summit has been confirmed :)

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    • Welcome to our new & existing SEM 1 2018 Students! Please have a BACON & EGG roll plus a JUICE on us next week πŸ€— (Gluten free rolls available). Monday 26 February Wednesday 28 February Friday 2 March 8.30am - 9am outside the canteen (BBQ) WELCOME!!! We hope you enjoy your TAFE journey πŸ₯“πŸ³

      19 Feb 0 Like
  • 🌟FREE COURSE🌟 Do you (or does someone you know) want to gain confidence with basic computer skills? Call us today on 1300 628 233 to enrol in our free computer course!

    16 Feb 0 Like
  • Be recognised for your passion, commitment and achievements at this year's TAFE NSW Excellence Awards. The Awards showcase not only academic excellence but also personal, workplace and community achievements. Nominations are now open. Be ambitious and go for it!

    15 Feb 0 Like
  • LOST YOUR PHONE TODAY? ONE HAS BEEN FOUND IN THE DISABLED TOILET IN C BLOCK - Please come up to Student Central to identify your lost phone :)

    14 Feb 0 Like
  • Our wonderful Chefs in training hard at work today learning how to prepare meat πŸ„πŸ·πŸ‘ Thanks Aiden, Jackson, Mitch, Michael & Thorne for taking the time for a happy snap πŸ€— This group are studying Certificate III in Commercial Cookery.

    13 Feb 0 Like
    • OUR lovely Aunty Rhonda talking about the 10 year anniversary of Kevin Rudd's National Apology to the Stolen Generations. February 12 2008 - relive the speech here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b3TZOGpG6cM

      13 Feb 0 Like
    • Ready for a career change, but have no idea what else you could do? Be inspired by Rivera's story and find a career you love. http://ora.cl/ng3ML

      11 Feb 0 Like
  • Certificate II in Aboriginal Primary Health Care - Tracks to Health had a great site visit today to our Local Area Health Facility.

    9 Feb 0 Like
  • *** Come and get your free bread at Student Central *** Each Tuesday afternoon thanks to REAP, we are able to offer a selection of bread for students. It's here now - come and get it!

    6 Feb 0 Like
  • FACS are offering a great scholarship opportunity for students living in social housing and who are enrolled in a school based apprenticeship, traineeship, or studying a VET subject at school in 2018. The successful applicants will receive $1,000 to help with covering study expenses. Find out if you're eligible to apply. http://ora.cl/QE7h4

    6 Feb 0 Like
  • Hello or Welcome Back to you! 🌞 We hope you enjoy your time here at TAFE Port Macquarie. If you have any questions about anything, please pop up to Student Central, we will do our best to help you :)

    5 Feb 0 Like

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