Do you wish to study at TAFE Queensland in the Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast or Brisbane? And would you like to know where you can find good accommodation? The KILROY study advisors will be happy to guide you! We will tell you how to find the right campus and a place to live as a student and what campus life at TAFE Queensland is like.
TAFE Queensland offers many locations. We have listed the most popular campuses for you.
Just a few minutes from the beautiful Mooloolaba beach, relaxed surfside cafes, vibrant nightlife and shopping areas you will find the state-of-the-art Mooloolaba campus. At the Mooloolaba campus you can choose to study from a huge range of international programs that can lead to exciting careers, including; digital media, arts and design, fashion design, gaming, 3D animation, information technology, health, fitness and community services, early childhood education and care, nursing, hospitality management, cookery, travel and tourism, events management, and hairdressing, Facilities include a training restaurant, bistro and bar, a training hairdressing salon and gymnasium for valuable on-the-job training and which are open to students and public.
Nambour is a historic rural town situated at the foot of the Blackall Range. Formerly this was the centre of a thriving sugar cane industry. The Nambour campus is physically the largest campus of TAFE Queensland. It offers many exciting international courses including; general education, conservation and land management, digital media, arts and design, graphic design, and interior and building design.
The Maroochydore campus is a modern facility housed in one building not far from the beach and Sunshine Coast's largest shopping centre, Sunshine Plaza, in the busy hub of Maroochydore. You will enjoy the huge selection of cafes, food courts and take-away shops that are located just a few steps away from the campus. TAFE Queensland - Maroochydore is the international business focused campus and offers courses in accounting, business administration and management studies.
The Southport campus offers vibrant spaces and advanced learning technologies including a refreshed customer service center with touch screens for enquiries, contemporary new study zones, a refreshed and connected library etc. The Southport campus is closely located to Australia Fair shopping center, key services and public transport, including the new Light Rail which travels right past TAFE’s front doors. Classes in Beauty, Business, Children's Services, Community Services, Education, English, Employment Preparation, Events & Tourism, Fitness, Hairdressing, Hospitality, Health and Nursing are held at this location.
TAFE South Bank campus is a thriving hub of activity in the heart of Brisbane's South Bank precinct. With easy access to the city, the lush South Bank Parklands and beach on the doorstep, as well as a multitude of cafes, restaurants and galleries, studying here is sure to inspire you to Make Great Happen. Brisbane is the thirds largest city in Australia. Here you will experience a good mix of big city and the beach side. Here you can study almost everything, such as beauty therapy, dentistry, photography, sport development etc.
In addition to a wide selection of study programs and courses you can also take part in a vibrant student life at TAFE Queensland. The university offers career events and business expos across the region and an unhurried, unique and vibrant community.
TAFE Queensland campuses offer modern facilities, which are easily accessible and designed to meet your needs, like restaurants, gym, beauty salons, libraries etc.
As an international student at TAFE Queensland you have a wide range of accommodation options close to the campuses, including:
Homestay; This is a popular type of accommodation. You will live with an Australian family and get to know the real Australian life style. They will provide a furnished room and up to three meals a day.
Rental accommodation; Your own room or apartment at the location of your preference. Price will vary depending on the type, standard and location of the property.
Shared accommodation with other students; Renting a house or apartment together with other students is also a popular option. It reduces your living expenses and fosters a supportive environment. The price for accommodation varies on the type, standard and location.
You can also check the following websites that provide comprehensive search facilities for accommodation:
You can make you use of a good bus system. Bus information and planning your journey can be done with the TransLink journey planner.