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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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

    • CONGRATULATIONS to CLEM for winning the SEM 2, 2017 Computer raffle! 🎉🎉 Built by our very own Certificate III Information Technology students - valued at over $3,000

      13 Dec 14 Likes
    • ***New Drop in Centre*** C3 Hub not just an Op Shop!!! All brand new items,rescued from going into landfill, help save our environment shop at C3 Hub, great variety, affordable, goes quick so hurry in & enjoy a free cuppa while you shop in a relaxed environment.

      13 Dec 3 Likes
  • Time for a Christmas Joke :) Q: What do you call an elf who sings? A: a wrapper! 🤣🤣

    13 Dec 2 Likes
  • http://northcoast.tafensw.libguides.com/c.php?g=573299&p=3953099

    12 Dec 1 Like
  • Don't forget our Information Session for Design/Graphic Design/Fashion Design & Interior Design is on today 10am - 12pm in E Block (E103) Hope to see you there! 👗

    6 Dec 1 Like
  • Hahaha....Friday funny (on a Thursday) If you're supposed to be working on an assessment that is due - do not waste time on this! :-) However, if you've handed in all your work and are in holiday mode, see how long it takes you to work it out.

    30 Nov 1 Like
    • Oooh.....what animal are you? Looking for inspiration and a possible career change? Take the TAFENSW Career quiz https://www.tafensw.edu.au/course-areas/career-quiz

      28 Nov 2 Likes
    • A fun Thursday night for all the family! Getting into the Christmas Spirit :)

      28 Nov 0 Like
  • *** Great opportunity for existing Dental workers*** *Free Skillset being offered through Port Macquarie TAFE COURSE: Statement of Attainment in Dental Hygiene - Infection Prevention & Medical Devices DATES: 4th December 2017 - 29th June 2018 CONTACT: Aleisha 0437 474 756 Call today to discuss your application! *Must be an existing Dental Worker to be eligible for this free skillset

    22 Nov 1 Like
  • Do you have school aged children or are you <18 and enrolled at TAFE and do you participate in approved sport or fitness activities? Read more about how to claim your $100 voucher for 2018.

    21 Nov 6 Likes
  • Certificate II in Electrotechnology, Career Start - Summer School Commencing 27 November for 6 weeks! http://ow.ly/XmCr30gGeZ2 For more info please call: 1300 628 233 or pop in and see us at Student Central 💡

    20 Nov 3 Likes
  • One month to go until the winner is drawn for the incredible Custom Gaming PC built by our Cert III IT students.The machine is on display at the library, so come up in your lunch break and bring your loose change! Only $2 per ticket for your chance to win the ultimate gaming machine worth $3,500. Raffle drawn 15th December 2017 - Just in time for Christmas!! 😍

    15 Nov 7 Likes

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