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10 April 2018

First year film students take the plunge in Film Experience

Developing the local screen industry is a passion for local Varsity Lakes production company, Glass Media Group, who were awarded the filming contract of Festival 2018 by the City of Gold Coast...

28 March 2018

Students set to entertain the world's media at GC2018

More than 20 TAFE Queensland Bachelor of Contemporary Music Practice and Diploma of Music Industry students will be performing...

25 January 2018

TAFE Queensland Moves to Tackle Critical Cyber Security Skills Gap

In a training first for Queenslanders, TAFE Queensland is planning to offer skills-based cyber security qualifications in 2018....

12 January 2018

Fee-free training available for 2017 Year 12 graduates

Year 12 Graduates who enrol in a high priority qualification within 12 months of leaving school are eligible to receive their course free....


1 December 2017

TAFE Queensland - Gold Coast Region Graduation Celebrations

TAFE Queensland - Gold Coast Region awarded over 500 graduates........

Mum and her two children Graduate Diploma of Nursing together

16 November 2017

Historic moment for TAFE Queensland - Gold Coast Region students

With over 130 years of experience in delivering vocational education and training, TAFE Queensland - Gold Coast Region is about to award the first ever Bachelor Degrees to Contemporary Music Practice ....

Gold Coast Kitchen Guru wins Australian Designer of the Year

5 October 2017

Up close and personal with man's best friend at the Animal Welfare League

28 September 2017

MoU Signed with Brunei's Mahakarya Institute of the Arts

5 September 2017

Picture gets to art of the city

The Gold Coast is so much more than just surf, sand and Meter Maids....

3 August 2017

Scholarships Set To Boost Skills For Employment

Queenslanders who are leaving school this year, considering a career change....

1 August 2017

TAFE Queensland Ashmore Trade Training Centre Open Day

TAFE Queensland - Gold Coast Region opened the doors to their Trade Training Centre....

21 July 2017

Queensland Training Awards Finalists

One outstanding student and one teacher represented TAFE Queensland....

15 June 2017

The Strong Partnership Between TAFE Queensland And The AITC

It was almost 10 years ago when TAFE Queensland....

14 June 2017

Battle of the Bands

Twelve bands representing eight Gold Coast and Brisbane high schools will showcase their musical talents....

8 June 2017

TAFE QUEENSLAND Continues to See Growth in Apprentice & Trainee Numbers Despite the National Decline

Nationally there has been a reduction in apprentice and trainee commencements....

31 May 2017

Building careers, brick by brick

When Graham Huxtable talks about career building blocks he means it literally. He is, after all, the bricklaying instructor at...

24 May 2017

TAFE student to redesign the Rockcote Design Centre Gold Coast

Queensland's education powerhouse, TAFE Queensland Gold Coast provided their Interior Design students with an opportunity...

11 April 2017

TAFE Queensland Gold Coast students get real world experience in film production

TAFE Queensland Gold Coast students studying Screen and Media, Technical Production and Beauty are getting their first....

23 March 2017

TAFE students win battle of the boat builders at Gold Coast International Boat Show

On Saturday 18 March students studying Marine Craft Construction faced off with their teachers as they built....

16 March 2017

TAFE students learn the backbones of broadcasting

TAFE Queensland Gold Coast students undertaking studies in Screen and Media and Sound Production have been given....

7 March 2017

TAFE Hospitality HUB hosts high-end competition

On Saturday the 25th of February three young chefs experienced a pressure cooker environment in the....

17 January 2017

From failing to fabulous: Gold Coast teen designs a Sunni future

From failing school at the age of 15, to becoming a fashion designer and online entrepreneur, it is easy to see....


13 October 2016

TAFE students create halloween fright

TWENTY TAFE Queensland Gold Coast beauty students are using their creative skills to transform everyday faces....

12 October 2016

School-based TAFE students get a head start

WHILE most year 12 students are anticipating the arrival of their OP scores....

6 October 2016

Life changing scholarship for stay at home dad

For years Scott Byrne had a longing to become a Nurse; but as a stay at home Dad....

2 August 2016

TAFE provides training solutions for mechanics

Von Bibra Auto Village enlisted TAFE Queensland Gold Coast to upskill a group of Mechanics....

13 July 2016

Worthy win for father of seven

Celebrations are in full swing at TAFE Queensland Gold Coast after students took out....

1 July 2016

TAFE Queensland opens doors for student nurses

QUEENSLAND'S largest education powerhouse has teamed with the State's biggest private health employer....

15 June 2016

Finalists Announced - South East Queensland Training Awards

TWO outstanding students and one teacher will represent TAFE Queensland Gold Coast at the South East....

8 June 2016

Look to future and upskill in virtual reality

MOST people think Virtual Reality is typically used in video games but....

26 May 2016

Girls just want to try a trade

Talua Lui and Beryl Compton from Miami State High School are out to prove that anything boys can do, girls can do....

12 May 2016

TAFE Hospitality Hub opens in Southport

APPRENTICE chefs are plating up a delectable menu while hospitality students manage the floor....

28 April 2016

Student gives NightQuarter VIP treatment

TAFE Queensland Gold Coast interior design student, Melissa Bergen, is thrilled to see her designs come to life....

22 January 2016

Expo to drive growth

An expo dedicated to driving small business development and innovation on the Gold Coast will be held next month....

04 January 2016

IT guru risked everything to keep operating through rough patch

As a student hacking into The Southport School's computer system....


8 December 2015

Q&A with a Film Maker

Most aspiring filmmakers study a Bachelor of Film and Television, which at Bond University involves completing 24 subjects....

1 December 2015

Career Is On Track

TAFE students got the ultimate track side experience when they joined Team Medical Australia at this year's Gold Coast 600....

12 November 2015

TAFE Queensland Gold Coast Director takes out AUSTAFE Leaders and Legends Award in Canberra

TAFE Queensland Gold Coast Director of Business Development, Alfred Slogrove, has been announced as the AUSTAFE 2015 Emerging Leader for Support Services....

15 October 2015

Do university differently with TAFE Queensland on the Gold Coast

TAFE Queensland is revolutionising the way in which students gain access to Higher Education programs, by partnering with the University of Canberra.....

Press Gallery

27 March 2018

TAFE at School Nursing Pathway - Taylor Kett

7 March 2018

20 February 2018

Graphic Design graduate Odin Lowsleys Mural Unveiling under the Sundale Bridge

Creating Tracks - Hopsitality and Tourism Expo

January 2018

We are Gold Coast

Southport Campus Open Day

December 2017

Queensland Curriculum & Assessment Authority article

Gaining Diploma

Family in a class of their own

A wonderful success story about a mum and her two children graduating Nursing together at TAFE Queensland - Gold Coast Region

November 2017

TAFE Queensland - Gold Coast Region awards the first ever bachelor degrees.

Gold Coast Sun

The proactive TAFE Queensland Gold Coast offers a wide range of study areas, enhancing the edionaucatl offerings on the Coast.

The Austraiian - Nov 2017

TAFE Queensland students to give Games athletes the golden treatment

Two TAFE Queensland Gold Coast students have created the winning design for what will be one of the most popular outlets in the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Village, the Hair and Beauty Salon

Oct 2017

Screen and Media students contribute to Anti-Bullying campaign

TAFE Queensland Gold Coast Region's Screen and Media students in conjunction with Glass Media Group and Pimpama State school are proud to showcase their Anti-Bullying campaign

Oct 2017

Designer knows her way round a kitchen

Gold Coast Sun - Oct 2017


Brunei focuses on Coomera campus

Gold Coast Sun - Sep 2017


TV production underway to bring attention to a growing problem

Students from TAFE Queensland Coomera campus have the opportunity to put their skills to the test as they help to produce a television campaign

Sep 2017

MoU signed with Brunei's Mahakarya Institute of the Arts

A delegation from Brunei's Mahakarya Institute of the Arts, including a member of the royal family and Brunei's first female Film Director participated in a highly acclaimed signing ceremony with TAFE Queensland – Gold Coast Region at the Coomera Campus on Monday 4th of September.

Sep 2017

Support helps to fulfil a dream

Courier Mail - Sep 2017


Ben Hannant Video from Ashmore Open Day

Sea FM's Ben Hannant walking around the Ashmore Trade Training Centre Open Day showcasing campus offerings, interviewing teachers and trying his hand at a trade

Aug 2017

Applications open for TAFE scholarships

Gold Coast Sun - Aug 2017


Picture gets to art of the city

Weekend Gold Coast Bulletin - Jul 2017


School bands get ready to battle

Gold Coast Sun - Jun 2017


TAFE apprenticeship booming

Weekend Gold Coast Bulletin - Jun 2017


Building careers, brick by brick

Gold Coast Bulletin - May 2017


Students gain real-world experience

Gold Coast Sun - Apr 2017


From Fail to Fab

Gold Coast Bulletin - Feb 2017


VET's the best

Gold Coast Bulletin - Feb 2017


TAFE students and staff join the volunteer throng

Gold Coast Bulletin - Feb 2017


NBN Gold Coast News - June 2016

A wonderful success story about a mum and her two children graduating Nursing together at TAFE Queensland - Gold Coast Region