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.


Print all available courses

Get in touch

70 Widderson Street PORT MACQUARIE NSW 2444
How to get here  
1300 628 233
Stay connected
Find us on Facebook  

To locate a disability consultant for TAFE NSW Port Macquarie, visit the Disability Support Services page.


Quick facts at a glance


currently enrolled students


qualified staff providing quality education


years industry experience to teach at TAFE NSW

Key dates and events

View all key dates and events  

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
Ready to get started?
Ready to get started?

Take the next step with TAFE NSW Port Macquarie

Student life

    • A BIG THANK YOU if you donated money on 3 August for Jeans for Genes day 2018! 🎉🎉 🤗Port Macquarie Campus students and staff donated $327.55 This will help support the Children’s Medical Research Institute🤗

      15 Aug 0 Like
    • Some great apps to use......which ones help you?

      13 Aug 0 Like
  • TAFE NSW has revealed the top five industries where jobs are likely to be needed over the next three years. They are in construction, health, supply chain, hospitality and manufacturing industries. Enquire today - TAFE can equip you with the skills that you need to BE IN DEMAND. 1300 628 233 #TAFENSW #beindemand

    13 Aug 0 Like
  • 💥WARNING!💥 These pics are NOT for the faint hearted 😯 Here are some examples of how artistically talented our Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialist Makeup Services) students are 🤗 Realistic ✔️ AWESOME ✔️ Enough to give you nightmares ✔️ Creative ✔️ Fun ✔️ #lovetolearn #TAFENSW

    13 Aug 0 Like
  • ⭐Please donate at Student Central ⭐ to support our farmers doing it tough in the drought. In collaboration with OzHarvest, we are collecting items for donation. We have been specifically asked to collect the following: Chicken & beef stock powder Salt, pepper Spice mix, dried herbs Cooking sauces or flavour bases Cooking oil (750ml) bottles Foil and cling-wrap Freezer bags Washing detergent Sugar Coffee Milo or hot chocolate Tomato & BBQ sauce Jam, honey, vegemite, peanutbutter Bottled water Cordial Long life cream Thanks for your support!

    6 Aug 0 Like
  • 🤘Jeans for Genes this Friday 3 August 2018🤘 1 in 20 Aussie kids face a birth defect or genetic disease. You can help by speeding up the search for treatments and cures. Every dollar raised goes directly to Children’s Medical Research Institute. If you would like to make a gold coin donation please see us in Student Central :) & of course don't forget to wear some denim! https://www.jeansforgenes.org.au/

    1 Aug 0 Like
    • What a fantastic day we had today at Luminosity Youth Summit @ The Glasshouse! We will be here Thursday & Friday too, come and say hi 🖐️ 💥DANGER - you will be totally INSPIRED! 💥🤗 http://www.luminosityyouthsummit.com.au/2018/ #luminosityyouthsummit2018

      25 Jul 0 Like
    • 🤗WELCOME to all our new and existing Students! 🤗 We hope you enjoy your first week at TAFE NSW. Come and see our friendly staff in Student Central (upstairs B Block) if you have any questions or need help with anything - we will point you in the right direction! 🤝 HAVE A WONDERFUL DAY!

      23 Jul 0 Like
  • Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there is a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want. Check out our Semester 2 courses - enrolling now! Pop into Student Central on Wednesday 18th July from 11am to 1pm to discover the incredible courses, meet our experienced teachers and get inspiring career advice. Coffee Van will be onsite from 11am.

    16 Jul 0 Like
  • TAFE NSW Port Macquarie supporting local NAIDOC Week Fun Day activities.

    12 Jul 0 Like
  • Our IT teachers are set up at Settlement City today, showing off their impressive array of courses and brand new gaming computer raffle. Head down and see them for some course information and your chance to win! ⭐😊💡💻

    12 Jul 0 Like
  • Explore your career options for semester 2.

    11 Jul 0 Like

Chat with us

Please give us some more information to get started.

Leave Customer Help a message

Sorry, live chat is not available at this time. Our office hours are 8am-8pm Monday - Thursday and 8am-5pm on Fridays.
Please leave a note with your email address and we will contact you as soon as we can.