Tutor Spotlight: Ron Widman

Ron Widman left school on a in 1965, as a very shy 16 year old. His “gap year” only lasted a weekend, as he commenced his first job on Monday after he left school. Ron, figured that he would want to find a girlfriend at some point in time and saw dance as the skill that […]

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Tutor Spotlight: Tilly Wong

Tilly (Titik) Wong embarked on her fitness career journey in 2015, making a significant shift from the corporate world to the dynamic fitness industry. With a passion for exercise and a desire for exploring new challenges, Tilly found herself drawn to the role of an Aquafitness Instructor. In 2017, Tilly joined the team at Macquarie […]

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Tutor Spotlight: David Vasey

David Vasey has been teaching Tech Savvy Seniors for nearly a decade at Macquarie Community College. When we asked what keeps him returning year after year he simply said “Because it is fun – I’m too old to do things that I don’t enjoy”. It’s clear that his continued dedication to the program stems from […]

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Count Her In: Invest in Women. Accelerate Progress.

Empowering women on their life-long learning journey as adults is our daily commitment at Macquarie Community College.  It is not just about enabling women of all ages in our communities to do a class or get a piece of paper.  It is more than that – our vision is for stronger communities through the power of learning and connection.

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Flower Arrangement: How Macquarie Community College’s leisure courses spark creativity and save participants money

Wish it could be Spring year-round? Wanting to spruce up your home without dipping into your savings account? Macquarie Community College’s flower arrangement courses could be just what you’re looking for. You will learn all about modern hand-held bouquets with seasonal flowers, floral gift wrapping, glass vase arrangements and more.

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Junaya and Macquarie Community College celebrate successful partnership

Junaya and Macquarie Community College celebrate successful partnership

A community-based organisation with a history of over 20 years in the Blacktown region, Junaya began as a pilot program to support people who typically fell into the gaps – people that needed help but didn’t fit the criteria for other offerings. Junaya assists the entire community – from first time parents looking to connect with others, all the way through to parents involved with child protection concerns.

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Tutor Spotlight: Louise Maitland

Tutor Spotlight: Louise Maitland

Louise Maitland’s journey into the world of flower arranging began as a hobby while her three children were young and growing up. She pursued her interest further by taking flower arrangement courses and gaining work experience in local flower shops. This experience ignited her passion for the flower industry.

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NVCER Survey Results : How Students benefit from training with Macquarie Community College

NVCER Survey Results : How Students benefit from training with Macquarie Community College

We are delighted to share the recently received very pleasing results from the 2023 National Student Outcomes Survey and the NSW Government’s Smart and Skilled Provider snapshot.

These independent reports demonstrate the quality of what we do at the College. More importantly they fuel our commitment to our vision of stronger communities through the power of learning and connection. Our commitment is unwavering at Macquarie Community College to our learners, many of whom face barriers to participating in learning and employment.

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