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.

View our exciting range of courses available on the Gold Coast:

TAFE Gold Coast 2022 Course Guide

2022 Course Guide


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Short Course Guide


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TAFE at School Guide


tafe queensland apprenticeships guide 2022

Apprenticeship and Traineeship Course Guide


Clinical Labs - Southport

TAFE Queensland’s Southport campus has brand new Clinical Labs to train the next generation of health care workers.

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.

Southport Trade Showcase - Beauty

Explore our state-of-the-art Beauty facilities. 

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Southport Trade Showcase - Hairdressing

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What's on offer at the Southport campus

Our Southport campus offers vibrant spaces and advanced learning technologies. Facilities include a refreshed customer service centre with touch screens for enquiries and contemporary new study zones. Study areas include animal care, business, child care, community services, fitness, general education, hairdressing and beauty, hospitality and cookery, health, nursing, retail, and tourism and events.

Facilities and Services
  • Computer rooms
  • Customer service centre
  • Hair and beauty salon
  • IELTS test centre
  • Independent learning centre
  • International student centre
  • Library
  • Student refreshment facilities
  • Student support centre

Street Address:

91-99 Scarborough Street,
Southport Qld 4215

Postal Address:

PO Box 5547,
GCMC Qld 9726

Monday 8:00am-4:30pm
Tuesday 8:00am-4:30pm
Wednesday 9:00am-4:30pm
Thursday 8:00am-4:30pm
Friday 8:00am-4:30pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
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Public transport

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.


News and events


Become an animal carer at Australia's biggest theme park

TAFE Queensland and Dreamworld have teamed up to offer an exciting and rare opportunity to become an animal carer and learn more about wildlife conservation through the Dreamworld Wildlife Foundation.

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Michelle's hard work pays off

When Michelle Wamelink heard her name called out for TAFE Queensland’s Outstanding Student of the Year on the Gold Coast she felt overwhelmed, honoured, and extremely surprised.

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Gold Coast Campus Tours
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Gold Coast Campus Tours

Book a tour at any of our Gold Coast campuses during the Queensland school terms.

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