Our Southport campus is conveniently located in the Gold Coast CBD next to the Australia Fair shopping centre and across the road from the beautiful Broadwater Parklands. The campus' central location offers plenty of places to eat or relax between classes. The campus is regularly serviced by public transport including the light rail with a G:link station on its doorstep.
What's on offer at the Southport campus
Our Southport campus offers vibrant spaces and advanced learning technologies. Home to a range of courses predominantly in health and nursing and English language, study areas include aged care, allied health, community services, ELICOS - English language, general education & training - AMEP & SEE, IELTS - English language testing, health, nursing and short courses.
Facilities and services
- Computer rooms
- Customer service centre
- IELTS test centre
- Independent learning centre
- International student centre
- Invigilation services
- Student refreshment facilities
- Student support centre
With cutting-edge facilities at our Southport campus, our Health and Nursing students get to study and learn hands-on in our specialised clinical labs.
This state-of-the-art facility is a 64-bed replicated hospital environment including two 4-bed simulation training rooms. Students also have access to learning via augmented reality with hologram patients to see inside the human body.
The facilities cater for students studying nursing, community health, aged care, disability, allied health, pathology and more. Health students couldn’t be more prepared for the workplace after training at TAFE Queensland’s Southport campus.
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Short Course Guide
TAFE at School Guide
Apprenticeship and Traineeship Course Guide
91-99 Scarborough Street,
Southport Qld 4215
PO Box 5547,
GCMC Qld 9726
There are bus stops located out the front of the campus on Scarborough Street and a light rail station across the road.
Cycling could be another cost effective option to get to campus with bike racks available on Nerang Street.
Undercover on-site car parking is available at the Southport campus for a small fee.
At TAFE Queensland our learning spaces are more than just classrooms. Our industry-leading clinical labs are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and equipment.
Our simulated learning spaces at the Southport campus feature a 64-bed replicated hospital environment, including two four-bed simulation training rooms and augmented reality equipment with hologram patients.
Students learn hands-on under the guidance and supervision of registered nurses. Gain the practical skills you need to work across hospitals, aged care facilities, community settings and aid organisations.
Hear from our Director of Faculty
Deb Blow was the 2020 National Achievement Award recipient. Deb is the Director of Faculty for Community Services, Health and Nursing, and the Executive Leader of Health and Nursing at TAFE Queensland.
Hear from our Nursing students and explore the Nursing labs at our Southport campus.
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