About TAFE NSW Taree

TAFE NSW Taree is a well-resourced education and training centre, with up to 4,000 students and more than 100 staff. We offer a personal approach to study, a range of support services for students including learning and disability support.

The campus has state-of-the-art facilities including a horticultural glass house, a metals and engineering 3D printer which is available for commercial use and training, full automotive workshops, integrated childcare learning facilities for community playgroups, and an IT CISCO Training Centre.

Taree is the commercial centre for the Manning Valley, surrounded by rich river flats and undulating hills, with agricultural land reaching to the beaches. Taree, in the Biripai Aboriginal nation, is a great place to live and study, offering a city environment with a country feel.

If you’re looking to enter the workforce armed with invaluable experience and practical skills, check out the courses available at TAFE NSW Taree.


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Montgomery Crescent Taree NSW 2430
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1300 628 233
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To locate a disability consultant for TAFE NSW Taree, visit the Disability Support Services page.


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Facilities available at TAFE NSW Taree

  • Disabled parking
  • Canteen
  • Library
  • Computer labs
  • Aboriginal Learner Support Centre
  • Auto and engineering workshops
  • Horticulture nursery and plant sales
  • Nursing lab
  • Child care playgroup
  • Employment hub
  • Working farm including cattle
  • Student kitchen
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Student life

    • New Course Commencing Soon Certificate II Kitchen Operations Are you looking for a pathway into a career in food? Our Certificate II in Kitchen Operations qualification may be the perfect place to start. Whether you are seeking an apprenticeship or returning to work, this course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to understand the basics of food preparation, process, storage and service. This course will equip you with a range of skills including; preparing basic dishes, using hygienic practices, managing perishable items, cleaning kitchen premises, and effectively using cookery skills. With these skills, you could find yourself working as a takeaway cook, sandwich hand, breakfast cook, or catering assistant. Studying the Certificate II in Kitchen Operations through North Coast TAFE ensures you will be learning from professionals with vast industry experience and networks. You will also enjoy learning in our fantastic facilities; this could include training in one of our fully-functional campus restaurants. If you're ready to step toward a career in food, contact us now to secure your place in this course. 1300 628 233

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    • Great Lakes Campus is OPEN today! We have been advised that it is safe for Great Lakes campus to reopen today. All roads are open, RFS have advised the fire is under control and smoke is being blown north. Enjoy your day !

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  • Great Lakes campus is currently closed due to bush fires until further notice. Please check the Rural Fire Service website for updates https://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/

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  • Did you know that our beauty students are seeking models to assist them in the completion of their training at TAFE NSW Taree? Book an appointment now! #training #beauty #therapy #treatment #learner #learning

    12 Sep 9 Likes
  • Did you know that you can access our library resources anytime, anyplace? Message us for more information :)

    12 Sep 0 Like
  • Studying online? Do you need help working on your assignments at home? Check out "Your Tutor", a free online tutor that is available from 3:00pm to 11:00pm Sunday to Friday. #tafensw #beambitious #yourtutor #assistance #support #study

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    • Have a look at the drumming activity at our amazing event that was held at TAFE NSW Taree today. The Day of Action Against Sexual Assault. What an amazing event organised by our very own Diploma of Community Service students and Diploma of Mental Health students. #tareetafe #communityservices #ourcommunity #manningvalley #education #collaboration #stoptheviolence #breakthesilence

      31 Aug 19 Likes
    • Come and join our Diploma in Childhood Education and Care students for Nature Kindy at Taree TAFE. #childhood #education #tareetafe

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  • "Break the silence, stop the violence" Our Diploma in Community Services and Diploma of Mental Health students are organising the Day Against Sexual Assault. This year's event will feature a guest speaker, an informative presentation produced by students, local support services and much more. Come and Join TAFE NSW Taree Campus on 31st August 2017 at 11am to 1pm. A light lunch will be provided.

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  • Interested in Certificate III in Digital Media? Then enrol today, commencing Tuesday 1st August. Taking enrolment for up to 3 weeks after the commencement date.

    31 Jul 3 Likes
  • Interested in Certificate III in Accounts Administration? Then enrol today, commencing Tuesday 1st August. Taking enrolment for up to 3 weeks after the commencement date.

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  • Interested in Certificate III in Digital Media? Then enrol today, commencing Tuesday 1st August. Taking enrolment for up to 3 weeks after the commencement date.

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