Whangārei

Whangārei is home to multiple learning centres all with their own specialities to provide the best learning experience possible.

Campus maps can be found on our learner portal.

Raumanga Campus

51 Raumanga Valley Road, Whangārei
Phone: 09 470 3885

Our main campus is located on Raumanga Valley Road and is settled among park-like grounds. The campus has a variety of learning spaces and facilities to cater to a diverse range of programmes and ākonga.

Our stunning Te Puna o Te Mātauranga Marae, Interactive Learning Centre, Hair and Beauty Salon’s, and Apprentice Café and Restaurant are just the beginning. Raumanga campus has everything you need to get ahead.

Learner Facilities:

  • Te Whare Manaaki: A dedicated student space at the heart of our Raumanga Campus. Te Whare Manaaki is a student-centred hub, located on our main, Raumanga campus. In this hub, you'll find a range of student services.
  • Te Kainga - Your Place: The student common room, where you can relax, catch up with friends, hang out between classes, and prepare food and drinks. Kitchen facilities, Wi-fi, couches, tables and chairs, and a range of other facilities are available here.
  • Student Meeting Rooms: There are five meeting rooms available for students to use as study spaces or for meetings. Two of the rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis, while the others can be reserved online.
  • Te Whare Pukapuka – Library: Te Whare Pukapuka, the NorthTec Library, is located at the heart of the Raumanga campus. If you study away from the Raumanga Campus, the library can send books, DVDs etc., to your home address with a Freepost bag for returns.
  • ICT Helpdesk: Our friendly team are available to help with your IT support needs. The helpdesk is physically located on in the library and services all learners throughout the region. The helpdesk can be accessed through our Learner Portal.
  • The Apprentice Café: Looking for lunch or a coffee to help you get through the day? The Apprentice Café is run as a student training facility for our hospitality students. Both café’s provide hot and cold drinks, cabinet food, and a daily menu. Open Monday to Friday 7:30am – 2:00pm
  • Gym - Located in the Toi Te Pito Arts Precinct on Raumanga campus, the Red Barn Gym is staffed at selected times throughout the week and is welcoming memberships from students and staff. Membership is $20.00 per term or $60 for the Academic year. Induction is compulsory. Book in your 10-minute induction at TheRedBarnGym@northtec.ac.nz and the trainer will get back in touch to organise a day and a time.

Future Trades Campus.

19 Dyer Street, Raumanga, Whangārei
Phone: 09 470 3558

NorthTec’s Future Trades Campus is located on Dyer Street, Whangārei and set in the heart of Whangārei’s industrial district, providing close links to local industry and business’ helping ākonga get a foot in the door.

The Future Trades Campus provides students with hands-on, practical training in purpose built and fully equipped, specialised workshops. The tutors are experienced and dedicated to their filed, providing fantastic support and advice.

Training Facilities

  • Fully tooled carpentry workshop
  • Fully equipped Automotive workshop and an operational workshop for gaining further skills in the industry.
  • New, dedicated plumbing area for industry specific training
  • Fully equipped horticulture area
  • Outdoor dedicated drain laying pits
  • Fully equipped electrical engineering workshop and training bays
  • Fully tooled mechanical engineering workshop and training bays
  • Dedicated painting area
  • Dedicated classrooms and study areas.
  • Student run cafe

Other Facilities

  • Onsite café
  • Free Wifi and laptop ports
  • Student common room
  • Free parking
  • Electric Vehicle charging bays

McKay Stadium

97 Western Hills Drive, Kensington, Whangārei

Our Sport and Recreation programmes are run in conjunction with Sport Northland and are based at McKay Stadium at Kensington Park.

NorthTec's Certificate, Diploma and Bachelor of Sport and Recreation are all based out of McKay Stadium at Kensington Park in Whangarei.  

Other Facilities

  • Onsite Café
  • Wifi
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • Student common room
  • High Performance Lab

MacKay Stadium at Kensington Park is home to the NorthTec High Performance Lab (NorthTec HPL) providing High Performance Sports Science and match analysis services to teams, individual athletes, and the community.

The facility is equipped with state-of-the-art resources and experienced, qualified staff and tutors that provide a practical learning experience.

We also have a range of services on offer for our community, including lab-based assessments, field tests and match analysis. Additionally, we have a range of testing equipment available for hire.

The services provided by the NorthTec HPL are grounded within our Certificate, Diploma, and Bachelor of Sport Recreation programmes. Therefore, students are involved in the delivery of services throughout their study with us. This relationship provides students with up-to-date practical industry experience and allows us to provide services that are current and meet the needs of athletes in Northland.

See what we have on offer and together we can enhance the performance of athletes throughout Northland. Educational discounts apply for testing and packages. For bookings and a full list of services and equipment for hire, please email hpl@northtec.ac.nz, or phone (09) 470 4148.

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