A naturally inspiring environment for you to live, learn and kick start your future.

With a great range of study and career opportunities, an entrepreneurial and innovation ecosystem, a thriving job market, endless coastline and hinterland, a welcoming community, the Sunshine Coast is a place where you will feel safe and happy from the moment you arrive.

The Sunshine Coast is home to an amazing and unforgettable study experience. Situated in one of the fastest growing areas of Australia, the Sunshine Coast is an exciting and progressive region for students to live, learn and kick start their future. With today’s population of around 330,000 people, the area is forecast to grow to over 500,000 by 2041.

The Sunshine Coast has an end-to-end education solution for every need.

The Sunshine Coast welcomes local, national and international students to experience the diverse range of education and training options and move easily between various levels of study and institutions.

Over 80 private, Catholic and government schools allow the Sunshine Coast to engage and nurture your educational journey from school through to lifelong learning. The nationally awarded University of Sunshine Coast (USC) is one of Australia’s fastest growing universities and more than 400 training organisations, including TAFE Queensland’s two locations, provide you with outstanding study options and exciting career opportunities

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Become a Chef

Looking for a new career path as a Chef and keen to start your career training today? Keen to fast track your apprenticeship so you can start in the workforce as soon as possible? More info.

Want to take your job prospects to the next level?

There are many training options that will help provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary to turn your job into a career. Work and study courses and subsidised training in hospitality and tourism helps improve your job applications. Financial support is available from government programs while you study and work on a casual basis. More info.

Connectivity is the key

Sunshine Coast’s ongoing success in attracting big business to the region has been pivotal to a globally respected data centre operator purchasing the International Broadband Submarine Cable landing station from the council. More info.

New airline recruiting on the Sunshine Coast

Australia’s newest low-cost airline Bonza, is recruiting 200 new roles on the Sunshine Coast. More info.

Apply now for Marketing Coordinator role on the Sunshine Coast

Local education provider Demi International are currently recruiting a marketing coordinator. More info.

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