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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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

    • **Reminder** Sexual Health Awareness Week Health Stalls @ TAFE NSW Port Macquarie Come to the canteen 12pm - 2pm For a fun and informative event

      29 Mar 0 Like
    • Tomorrow for Sexual Health Awareness Week... Health Stalls - Canteen 12pm - 2pm :) Clinic 33 Sexual health advice Drug and alcohol help Liberty cottage (DV) ACON Sexual assault help UoN Sexual Health Promotions Coordinator Werin Aboriginal Corporation This will be a fun event and a chance for you to chat with the experts :)

      28 Mar 0 Like
  • The latest on Cyclone Debbie...We hope everyone stays safe up in QLD. http://ow.ly/kvNL30ajvcc

    28 Mar 0 Like
  • Save the date! Artwalk Port Macquarie event on Thursday April 20. #artWalk2017 #artWalkportmacquariecbd

    28 Mar 2 Likes
  • Lose the shoes and take the 'Bowls Challenge' to show your support for the Mayor's Sporting Fund on April 7 from 12 noon at Port City Bowling Club. Novelty events including best best dressed team, best looking toes & fanciest feet. Get your team together and join in the fun and frivolity! Book your tickets through the Glasshouse Port Macquarie. Registration closes April 5.

    27 Mar 2 Likes
  • Recognition for April Crutcher - Well done!

    25 Mar 2 Likes
    • WWF's Earth Hour on the 25th March from 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm, shows us how each of us can be heroes for our planet, our home. Our actions today can change our tomorrow - together, let's #ChangeClimateChange Visit https://www.earthhour.org/ for more information.

      25 Mar 2 Likes
    • North Coast TAFE - Health, Aged Care & Nursing Port Macquarie students had their graduation last night. We want to congratulate all of the graduates who made the choice to #beambitious and embark on a course of study that not only makes their life better, but supports and nourishes their community. **Special congratulations go to the award winning students**: Lisa-Ann Blackman - Certificate III in Individual Support Julie Garland - Certificate III in Individual Support MaryAnn Kay - Certificate III in Individual Support Michael Reardon - Certificate III in Individual Support Bradley Jubb - Cert III in Individual Support Phillip Duncum - Certificate IV in Ageing Support Jeanette Clapton - Certificate IV in Leisure and Health Sandy Colley - Diploma of Nursing Bianca Brooks - Diploma of Nursing Jennifer Fear - Diploma of Nursing

      23 Mar 12 Likes
  • Celebrating our cultural diversity and that 'everyone belongs', with music, food and friendship. #harmonyday

    22 Mar 4 Likes
  • #beambitious and discover your own career pathway, including combining study and work, just like Toby has.

    21 Mar 4 Likes
  • Tomorrow - Harmony Day! Come join us in the canteen for some yummy burgers & live music! 12pm - 1pm :)

    20 Mar 2 Likes
  • Happy St Patrick's Day :)

    17 Mar 2 Likes

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