Northern Beaches Campus

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Northern Beaches Campus video. The Northern Sydney Institute, part of TAFE

Surrounded by the beautiful beaches of the peninsula, our Northern Beaches Campus provides specialist training facilities for hospitality, hair and beauty, sport and fitness, community services and health, ceramics and more.

The multi award-winning training restaurant and bar, the Pittwater Training Restaurant, gives hospitality and events students hands-on experience in a working environment.

The Community Health and Fitness Education Centre offers a dedicated learning space which encompasses the very latest in equipment and technology.

The ceramics training facility embraces best practice in sustainable construction principles, with light-filled studios equipped with the latest in kiln and wheel technology.

Northern Beaches Campus is built upon the homelands of the Guringai people.

Courses at Northern Beaches Campus

Northern Beaches Campus offers courses in automotive mechanics, business, building, community services and welfare, digital media, event management, fitness, hair and beauty, HSC, general education, marketing, maritime, office administration, technology, tourism and hospitality, visual arts and ceramics and welding.

Spotlight on campus

A sneak peek at some of the highlights of Northern Beaches Campus.

Maritime Simulator

Maritime Simulator

The life-sized marine simulator at Northern Beaches Campus provides students with hands on experience in navigation, steering, mooring, radar operations, charting, controlling vessels in poor weather conditions, rescuing a person overboard and braving an eight-metre swell. It's the closest thing to actually being at sea.

Pittwater Training Restaurant

Pittwater Training Restaurant

A multi award-winning training restaurant offering the highest standards of cuisine and silver service in a modern fine dining atmosphere. The restaurant gives students from food and beverage, hospitality management and commercial cookery the opportunity to cook contemporary dishes, serve fine wines and manage real-life dining situations in a professional restaurant. Open to the public.



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Northern Beaches Campus

154 Old Pittwater Road Brookvale NSW 2100


Limited student paid parking is available on-campus.


The campus is accessible by public buses (from corner of Condamine and Old Pittwater Road) and private buses Forest Coach Lines.

Transport Infoline 131 500

Campus Map - PDF 520KB

Campus Office

Building A, Ground floor.

During Term time Monday and Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm.

Includes the:

  • Course Information Office
    (Monday to Thursday 8:30am to 6:00pm and Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm)
  • Student Administration Office
  • Cashier's Office (10:00am to 4:00pm only)
    No cash accepted. Payment by cheque, EFTPOS, MasterCard or Visa only.

Venue hire

Phone: + 61 2 9941 5245

Support Services

From choosing a course to graduation, our support services are there to help make your experience with us enjoyable and productive and to create opportunities for students with particular needs and interests.

Support services available at Northern Beaches Campus are:

Student Guide 2013

The Northern Sydney Institute Student Guide (PDF 2MB) is full of detailed information on all the services and facilities available at each campus including canteen, library, showers, computers, photocopying, parking, student association and more.