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July 2019

Friday, 19 July 2019 - 4:49pm

Central Regional TAFE‘s (CRTAFE) Batavia Coast Maritime Institute (BCMI), in an Australian first for marine ornamentals aquaculture, have successfully spawned and cultured a rare Australian coral reef fish species.

The broodstock of Rainfordia opercularis, otherwise known as the Flathead Perch, were sourced from the Dampier region of Western Australia, and within ten months of care, staff were surprised to find the trio of fish releasing eggs (spawning).

Friday, 5 July 2019 - 12:20pm

The toilet block at Town Beach in Exmouth is looking fresher than ever thanks to a set of new murals which have been painted on the walls.

The Shire of Exmouth and Central Regional TAFE teamed up for the project as part of the town’s revitalisation works.

TAFE art lecturer Amanda Campbell is leading the project and said there was already a mural on one of the walls, which was painted by TAFE students in 2001.

Monday, 1 July 2019 - 9:01pm

Students from Central Regional TAFE’s (CRTAFE) first Arts Leadership Program at the Geraldton Campus will be exhibiting their work at the TAFE’s art gallery this week to celebrate their graduation.

The 15 week program, a partnership between CRTAFE and Yamaji Art, will see seven female emerging artists graduate with a Certificate I in Leadership as well as specialised experience in ceramics and textiles, and training in exhibition procedures.

Monday, 1 July 2019 - 8:40pm

High school students in the Midwest gathered at Central Regional TAFE’s (CRTAFE) Geraldton campus to learn all about what to expect when studying at TAFE.

The VETDSS (Vocational Education and Training Delivered to Secondary Students) Info Night gives students an idea of their options for studying at TAFE whilst still at school and what a potential future career could be like in the industry of their choice.