Port Macquarie - Explore Day

Explore Day is your opportunity to come on campus, attend workshops, talk to staff and students, and check out all the facilities at Charles Sturt University.

Choose two sessions that you would like to attend and slot these into the program below. Then you are all sorted for a great day!

47 days to go!

9:30 - 10:00am Registrations and expo hub open
10:00 - 10:30am Welcome
10:45 - 11:45amSession 1
12:00 - 1:00pmSession 2
1:10 - 2:00pm Lunch and expo hub open
1:30pm Optional campus and accommodation tours

Select two from the following list to attend in the session slots.

Exercise and Sports Sciences

Try your hand at mental and physical skills related to sport and exercise participation. Are you up for the challenge?

Medical Radiation Science

Enter our imaging laboratory to find out how we use simulations to put theory into practice.


Try your hand at performing CPR and learn how to apply an automatic defibrillator. You might just save a life!


Explore some of the exciting areas that physiotherapists may work in: respiratory, musculoskeletal and paediatric physiotherapy.

Occupational Therapy

Learn about wheelchair mobility by adjusting and fitting a standard wheelchair and moving it in and around obstacles.

Environmental Science and Outdoor Recreation

Discover all the fascinating areas environmental management covers – recreation, biodiversity, tourism, cultural heritage, ecosystems, spatial sciences and protected wilderness.

Creative Industries (Design and Visual Arts)

We'll introduce you to what it is like to be graphic designer and specialist in visual communication. Work through a series of design problems using your creative-thinking skills. Talk with...

Teaching and Education

Thinking of becoming a teacher? Come and discover the pathways to a rewarding career. Bring your questions and talk with academic staff about how your strengths and interests can build...

Social Work

We often hear that 'life's not fair', but is it 'fairer' for some than others? Come and explore what social justice means in 21-st century society.

Accounting and Business

Explore key concepts in the dynamic world of contemporary accounting and business at this practical session.

Criminal Justice, Policing and Law

From cybercrime to terrorism – how do we tackle crime in the modern world? Come and investigate different criminal case studies to find out.


How do our mental processes affect our behaviour? Come and find out through a series of practical activities.

Getting to campus

flight Airlines

Port Macquarie is serviced by 2 airlines. It takes 1 hour to fly to Port Macquarie from Sydney, and 1 hour from Brisbane.


directions_railway Trains or Bus

You can catch a train or bus through Transport NSW

Regional trains and coaches

directions_car Car

By your car you can drive:

Sydney to Port Macquarie in 5 hours
Brisbane to Port Macquarie in 7 hours

Estimate your journey by using Google Maps

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