Alanvale Campus (North)

Alanvale Campus

54a Alanvale Road, Newnham

During the first six months of 2020, TasTAFE will be closing its Launceston City Campus (Wellington and Paterson Streets) and consolidating delivery at Alanvale Campus. Drysdale in Paterson Street will continue to operate as normal.

TasTAFE’s co-location with UTAS for creative industries at Inveresk will remain unchanged.

TasTAFE Client Services will be available at Alanvale campus as well as Drysdale. There is also a TasTAFE administration area at Inveresk. The library will be open at the City Campus during Semester one 2020 and students will be able to obtain assistance from the library if required.

For details about your course and when it is expected to move to Alanvale, please visit the Alanvale Redevelopment page.

TasTAFE’s Alanvale Campus is one of our largest campuses and is located in the Launceston suburb of Newnham, in Tasmania’s north.

Alanvale Campus offers the following services:


Student residences at Alanvale Campus (Launceston) provide comfortable, convenient accommodation in self-contained motel style units. Students are required to self-cater.  Weekend accommodation is not provided for students under the age of 18.

Further information on Student Accommodation can be found on the Department of Education site or please contact us on 1300 655 307 for more information.


Take a break and have a rest in a warm café environment and  indulge in a freshly made coffee, catch up with friends, or relax after your class.

For opening times, including holiday opening hours, please check with the Alanvale Café.


On-site parking is available free of charge.


Lady Gowrie Child Care Centre (next to Alanvale Campus) offers child care services from Monday to Friday.

For more information, please contact Lady Gowrie Child Care Centre directly on: 6336 4315.

Computers, internet access and email

There are computer facilities available at campus libraries for use during opening hours.  All students are provided their own login and password. Computers in classrooms may also be available for use outside class hours – please discuss this with your teacher/s.

At TasTAFE you will be given access to internet services for your courses of study. The internet should not be used for other purposes and you must follow the rules set out in the Student Internet Usage Policy. TasTAFE monitors all online activities and any infringement may result in disciplinary action.

Student email login: