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There's always something interesting going on at TAFE Queensland Brisbane. Check back regularly to find info about the expos, performances, shows and information sessions that are going on in your neck of the woods.

Season School 2017 Program

When: 18 - 29 September 2017
Where: Select TAFE Queensland Brisbane region campuses

Designed specifically for students in grade 10, 11 and 12, TAFE Queensland's Spring School Program is geared toward enabling students ride the wave of change and take charge of their careers. Conveniently held over the September school holidays, the program provides students the opportunity to trial potential pathways across a wide range of study areas.

From long-standing industries such as hospitality and fashion through to events and beauty, students are encouraged to try as many programs as they wish as they strive to pinpoint their potential career path.

  • Programs start at 9am and finish by 3pm
  • Full cost of the program is $25 per person and includes resources, lunch and drinks
  • Both parents and VET coordinators are welcome to participate.

Places are strictly limited and students are urged to enrol early to avoid disappointment.

Enrolment will be confirmed once payment is received.

RSVP by: 11 September


TAFE Queensland presents Professor Jimmy Choo

When: Thursday, 28 September 2017 - Saturday, 30 September
Where: Various locations

Professor Datuk Dr Jimmy Choo OBE is one of the most celebrated names in fashion today. The world-renowned shoe craftsman will be touching down in Brisbane this September to share his passion and knowledge with TAFE Queensland, and Brisbane’s fashion lovers.

Professor Choo will be the guest of honour at three exciting events, including a Cocktail Party, the Head Over Heels Luncheon, and a fashion symposium. Across the series, you will have a chance to hear from Professor Choo himself, as well as key influencers from across the worlds of retail and fashion, including representatives from Westfield and Cue.

Click here for more details and to book tickets to this exclusive event.

Forged From the Flames: Queensland Jewellery Apprentice of the Year Awards 2017 

When: 6 October 2017, 6pm
Where: 66 On Ernest Restaurant, TAFE Queensland South Bank Campus, 66 Ernest Street, South Brisbane

The Queensland Jewellery Apprentice of the Year Awards 2017 is a celebration of emerging talent in the jewellery industry. We are proud to be playing a part in skilling the next generation of artisans in this space and invite you all to join us in honouring their efforts.

Presented in partnership with the Jewellery Association of Australia, we will be presenting competition pieces from our top Certificate III in Jewellery Making students, with the most exquisite piece earning its making this year’s highest award.

Book your tickets today.

Business Fast-Tracked Information Evening

When: Wednesday 25 October 2017, 5.45pm to 7.30pm
Where: H Block Auditorium, 66 on Ernest Restaurant, TAFE Queensland Brisbane, South Bank Campus

Have you been thinking about taking your career to newer, exciting places? The right skills and qualifications can fast track your career, and help you take on your next promotion, project or career change with greater confidence.

With us, you can build your skills steadily with diploma-to-degree pathways or launch yourself directly into a practical degree. Whatever your career goal is, TAFE Queensland can help you find the option that’s right for you at our upcoming Business Fast-Tracked Information Evening.

Find out where our diverse range of flexible diplomas and practical degrees can take you in the years to come.

Parking is available on site after 5pm. Entrance via Merivale Street – view our campus map here.

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Senior College Graduation

When: Wednesday 15th November, 5.30-8.30pm 

Where: Redlands Performing Arts Centre

Registrations will open soon for TAFE Queensland's annual Senior College graduation -  a celebration of our hard working QCE graduates. 


When: Thursday 16 November, 6-8.30pm

Where: Southbank Campus, 66 Ernest Street, South Brisbane 4101 

Come and join in this free showcase of the best student works from the year, across all areas of the creative arts, including fashion, floristry, photography, digital design and much, much more.


Meraki - End of Year Fashion Parade

When: Wednesday 22 November, 5.30-8.30pm,

Where: TAFE Queensland Mt Gravatt Campus.

Cost: $15pp

Tickets on sale soon. Meraki will showcase works born from soul, creativity and love as pieced together by our very own fashion students. Guests can marvel at a variety of ranges, including: swimwear and resort.

University of Canberra Graduation

When: Monday, 20 March 2017
Where: C Block Auditorium, C Block, South Bank campus, 66 Ernest Street, South Brisbane 4101

Congratulations to all University of Canberra students who have completed their degree studies here at TAFE Queensland. In addition to formalities held in Canberra, we were delighted to host a graduation ceremony here in Brisbane to honour their achievements.

Catch a glimpse of the event highlights.