Set within the beautiful hills and bushland of the north coast of New South Wales, Southern Cross Univerisity's Coffs Harbour campus is home to more than 1200 students. The campus delivers a range of course options across Health, Education and Marine Science, complemented by the world-leading research conducted at the nearby National Marine Science Centre, situated on the edge of the Solitary Islands Marine Park. The campus is also within easy reach of beautiful beaches, abundant natural environments and the Coffs Harbour city centre.
The SCU campus is at the heart of an innovation hub that is fuelled by bold thinking, exciting opportunities and strong connections with the community and beyond. With future health needs a vital issue for the region, the new Health Sciences Building is an exciting and important addition to the Coffs Harbour campus.
Take the scenic route to Coffs Harbour along the Legendary Pacific Coast, a six-hour drive north of Sydney or just under four hours south of Brisbane. You can fly direct to Coffs Harbour from Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane into the Coffs Harbour Regional Airport, or catch one of two daily train services from Brisbane or Sydney.
Coffs Harbour’s The Big Banana, offers a great photo opportunity and a chance to walk around and check out the site. You can grab a number of superb edible banana products in the shop and get a thrill on the rides at the Big Banana Fun Park and Water Park.
There is an array of high rope challenges up high in the trees at TreeTops Coffs Harbour and down at the harbour you will be surround by the natural beauty of the mountain escarpments, rainforests and more than 90 kilometres of white beaches. Take in the sites at a number of vantage points including the Sealy Lookout Forest Sky Pier, Griffiths Lookout, Muttonbird Island and Look At Me Know Headland.