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To search for public schools in the South West region, visit the Department of Education's Schools Online website

For more information on public education in Western Australia, including enrolment information, visit the Department of Education website.

For information on Catholic schools, visit the Catholic Education Western Australia website.

For information on independent schools, visit the Association of Independent Schools of Western Australia website.

 

Training options and career guidance

South Region​al TAFE​​​ has numerous courses available with campuses located in:

Edith Cowan University's South West Campus located in Bunbury is the university's largest campus outside of the metropolitan area.

​Margaret River Education campus hosts range of courses delivered by:

 Bunbury Jobs and Skills Centre (JSC) 

Located on the Bunbury campus of South Regional TAFE, just 180 km south of Perth, the Bunbury Jobs and Skills Centre can provide free professional and practical advice on training and employment opportunities including careers advice and apprenticeship and training information. The team has expertise in Aboriginal workforce development and has established great partnerships with industry. They also provide outreach services at other locations in the South West such as Busselton, Collie, Manjimup and Margaret River.

Please visit the Jobs and Skills WA website for further information.

 

News

Changes to the Graduate Stream of the State Nomination Migration Program

The State Nomination Migration Program (SNMP) Graduate stream will soon be more accessible for international students who study in Western Australia.

On 16 October 2019 Premier Mark McGowan announced that the Graduate Stream of the SNMP will be extended to include vocational education and training (VET) graduates who complete a qualification in Western Australia at Certificate III level or above, excluding trade occupations (unless approved for delivery to international students).  

For information on the current Graduate Stream of the State Nomination Migration Scheme requirements visit the State nomination requirements page.

Fun Fact
Perth has the largest inner city park in the world – Kings Park. Yes, bigger even than New York's Central Park!