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

    • πŸ’‹πŸ’„πŸ’πŸŒŸBEAUTY TIMEπŸŒŸπŸ’πŸ’„πŸ’‹ Check out the amazing list of beauty services at your local TAFE campus Beauty Salon. Port Macquarie - 5 days a week Mon - Fri 65 816 363 Taree - Mon & Tues - 65 816 363 Great Lakes - Mon & Tues - 65 550 625 Kempsey - Mon & Thurs - 65 816 363 Please leave a voice message if phone is unattended or email beautyreceptionPMQ@tafensw.edu.au

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    • ❀️πŸ₯§πŸ₯§πŸ—πŸ›FOOD SALE TODAYπŸ›πŸ—πŸ₯§πŸ₯§πŸ₯§β€οΈ HOMEMADE BY OUR COMMERCIAL COOKERY STUDENTS! 2pm - 3pm C Block - Stores Area (half way down corridor) - Lamb Curry $6 / serve - Caesar Salad $5 / serve - Beef Goulash $6 / serve - Rhubarb Crumble $3 / serve There may be various other beef dishes available. - NO PRE-ORDERS PLEASE. (just turn up with the cash) - Please bring reasonable change or exact amount - No Eftpos sorry!

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  • ***Harmony Day 2018!*** Celebrating our diversity of cultures that makes Australia such an amazing country to live in - we are so lucky ❀️🌎🌞 Come & join us for some light refreshments, music & to enjoy each others company! FOR ALL TAFE & UON STUDENTS ☺ Wednesday 21 March - 11:30am - 1:30pm outside the canteen :)

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  • Port Macquarie TAFE Hairdressing students featuring at the National Worldskills competition. Be in your dream course - Be in demand. #TAFENSW

    9 Mar 0 Like
  • International Women's Day 2018 - Port Macquarie TAFE Student Central/Library and University of Newcastle. Celebrating women's achievements with these great Library resources by heroic international women. #pressforprogress

    8 Mar 0 Like
  • 2018 Mid Coast Careers Market

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    • Need to refresh your look? Check out the amazingly affordable cuts, colours and styles from our very own Hairdressing salon. Phone 6581 6373 for all bookings and enquiries 😊🌟😎 Also: Kempsey - on Thursdays Taree - on Thursday and Fridays Foster - on Tuesdays

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    • 🌟Check out this fun opportunity for any of you creative types...🌟

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  • Short courses are the perfect way to help you boost your current skills faster, give you the confidence to broaden your career prospects or even find a new passion. Be a skills seeker. Enrol today. http://ora.cl/SA1RG

    7 Mar 0 Like
  • Good Morning to you! What a lovely wet day πŸ’¦ We have some jewellery in our lost property box from the last year or two that still hasn't been claimed 😞 Please come & see us to identify if you have lost anything!

    6 Mar 0 Like
  • πŸ’«πŸ’«Win this amazing Gaming PC created by our clever students!πŸ’«πŸ’« You can buy $2 raffle tickets from the Library & can come & check it out!πŸ–±οΈ Valued at $3,500 - Raffle drawn 23 June 2018

    5 Mar 0 Like
  • We hope you have a fabulous weekend! See you next week :)

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