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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Quick facts at a glance


currently enrolled students


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

    • Local Port Macquarie woman Sascha Chapman, making big waves in cleaning up our oceans with The Seabin project. Sascha got her first start with a business qualification at TAFE NSW Port Macquarie <3 #beambitious

      21 Jul 18 Likes
    • Student Central girls Bernadette and Sharon putting their best face forward at the Port Macquarie Luminosity Youth Summit this morning 🤠🤡 #bewhateveryouwanttobe

      20 Jul 20 Likes
  • Nirmal and Jarrad from our IT section at the Port Macquarie Luminosity Youth Summit showcasing the work of Certificate III students.

    20 Jul 16 Likes
  • TAFE NSW Port Macquarie Alumni student Sascha Chapman enthralling the Luminosity Youth Summit audience with the story of her journey to The Seabin project and beyond. #beambitious

    19 Jul 10 Likes
  • Head on in to Student Central to warm up. From 3pm onwards Monday - Thursday. It's FREE! :-)

    19 Jul 4 Likes
  • Getting ready for the buzz that is the Luminosity Youth Summit at the Glasshouse Port Macquarie #beambitious

    19 Jul 6 Likes
    • Congratulations to all of the students involved from Wauchope TAFE.

      17 Jul 4 Likes
    • Welcome back everyone.

      17 Jul 16 Likes
  • BabyMac writing about best laid plans, what to do when you finally grow up, and the benefits of studying at TAFE NSW: http://www.baby-mac.com/2017/07/begin-again/

    15 Jul 0 Like
  • We're proud to be sponsors for Luminosity Youth Summit Port Macquarie! If you're going, keep an eye out for Sascha Chapman, a TAFE student who is doing inspiring things in the world <3. http://www.luminosityyouthsummit.com.au/2017

    14 Jul 3 Likes
  • It’s a myth you need to go to university to get a crackerjack job. Vocational Education and Training (VET) will land you a great paying job too. #beambitious

    8 Jul 6 Likes
  • It's World Chocolate Day! Check out the incredible work of TAFE NSW's master chocolatier and teacher, Dean Gibson http://ow.ly/u0nl30dqdSn #beambitious

    7 Jul 8 Likes

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