Brisbane is the capital city of Queensland, and the third-largest city in Australia. The city is an inclusive, thriving, multicultural hub. Whether you prefer living by the bay, among the hustle and bustle of the city, or on the peaceful acreage to the west, TAFE Queensland Brisbane has a location to suit.
Our dedicated horticulture classrooms and training areas are surrounded by lawns, gardens, nurseries and reclaimed forest areas. The campus sits near the impressive Brisbane State Forest Park.
This campus offers a huge range of study options and up-to-date specialist facilities. On Brisbane’s south side just 40 minutes from the city, it has a huge range of study options set amid lush green surrounds.
Only 20 minutes from Brisbane, Mt Gravatt campus is the perfect choice for students looking for easy access to the city while still being surrounded by calm natural surrounds.
This campus has been designed to meet the needs of a wide variety of potential study and career paths. Located in the heart of Brisbane’s arts and cultural precinct it has easy access to the city, the lush South Bank Parklands and cafes, restaurants, and art galleries.
EAST COAST REGION
With a combined population of 270,000 the East Coast region offers all the facilities of an urban city with a relaxed, laid-back lifestyle and an affordable cost of living. If you love the beach and the great outdoors then the East Coast region is for you.
The campus offers courses across a range of areas and has specialist training facilities – mechanical, engineering and construction workshops, a beauty and hairdressing salon, a nursing ward, a retail training facility and a training restaurant.
Hervey Bay offers courses across a range of areas including hair and beauty, community services, horticulture, IT, business, sport and fitness, hospitality, massage, retail, automotive, electrical, engineering, and construction trades.
Our campuses are in Mooloolaba, Maroochydore and Nambour. At Mooloolaba you can study fitness, nursing, events management, cookery, hairdressing, fashion, hospitality, IT, tourism and beauty.
Maroochydore focuses on business with courses in business, accounting, management and justice studies. Nambour, the largest of the three, offers courses in childcare, community work, conservation and land management, music, horticulture, construction, photography, and graphic, interior and building design.
GOLD COAST REGION
Visit one of TAFE Queensland Gold Coast’s five campuses.
This is a home for the creators, innovators, entertainers and movie-makers. This A$26 million, state-of-the-art facility offers the best possible creative learning experience, supported by cutting-edge technologies such as labs, drawing rooms, sound recording and music rehearsal studios, digital video and editing suites and 3D motion capture and production control facilities. There is also a Black Box theatre.
Ashmore is where master craftsmanship is born and raised! Our newly renovated facility is the new trades training hub of the Gold Coast. Using industry standard learning technologies, you can perfect your craft among the parkland setting and spacious grounds offered at this location.
Our Southport campus has had a A$7 million refurbishment and offers vibrant spaces and advanced learning technologies.
SkillsTech is dedicated to technical and trade training in automotive, building and construction, electro-technology, water, manufacturing and engineering, and sustainable technologies. It has three campuses in Brisbane’s suburbs and specialises in hands-on learning using industry-standard equipment.
This is home to some of our newest facilities with the recent completion of an A$200 million capital works programme. New features include an engineering and automotive precinct and electrical training facility. It is some 15km south of Brisbane.
SkillsTech Bracken Ridge has strong links to the local business community due to its closeness to the commercial and industrial areas of Brisbane’s northern suburbs.
Eagle Farm has facilities for renewable technologies, process instrumentation and telecommunications training. It is to the north of the city, 9 kms from the CBD.
This region stretches from Townsville in the north to Cairns in far North Queensland. It includes many of Australia’s most iconic tourist destinations including the Great Barrier Reef and the Whitsunday Islands.
The campus is in the western suburb of Manunda, some 4km from the city centre. Regular public transport services are available to and from the campus, which features student-run training facilities including a hair and beauty salon, coffee shop and restaurant.
The campus has training facilities where students can put their skills into practice including a hair and beauty salon and fully operational restaurant. Student support includes literacy and numeracy support, counselling, and disability services.
The campus is in Cannonvale, the business precinct of the Whitsundays. It specialises in hospitality with a full service training restaurant on campus that is operated and staffed by hospitality and cookery students.
SOUTH WEST REGION
Toowoomba is Australia’s second largest inland city. A thriving regional centre, it has plenty of modern facilities including the Empire Theatre, museums, art galleries, restaurants and sporting facilities.
The Toowoomba campus features modern learning amenities and training facilities that simulate real workplaces. The Futures Training Restaurant is a fully licensed, open to the public restaurant that allows cookery, hospitality and patisserie students to gain practical experience while studying. Salon on Bridge is our hair and beauty facility and allows students to train and work in a real salon with real customers, ensuring they graduate job and client-ready.