Frequently Asked Questions
A - Many Grade 10 students attend the event and do so each senior year until they graduate from high school. It is very beneficial in Grade 10 to get information about the different career pathways and studies on offer. If you have to choose your subjects in years 11 and 12, it is better to know which ones to choose at the end of Year 10 then find out in Grade 12 that you have selected the wrong subject for the career and study that you wish to pursue!
A - Definitely! The Townsville Careers Expo offers a wide range of options such as, short courses, part-time or full time study modes from certificate level up to diploma etc. There will also be a range of employers (including government agencies) who may have apprenticeship or trainee positions available during the event.
A - Many of the public QLD universities will have representatives at the event to assist with postgraduate inquiries. In addition, each year, an increasing number of employers and government agencies are taking part with graduate positions on offer through the Job Shop.
A - Yes, definitely! There will be many representatives who can assist you with alternate entry pathways or mature age student enquiries. More and more mature age students have been attending each year.
A - Yes, we have many parents attending the event each year who find it extremely helpful. There are many exhibitors who can assist with questions regarding study costs, accommodation options and explain how enrollment procedures work. You may be able to guide your child through the "maze" of available career and study options and at the same time get answers to questions you have.
A - Download the entry form from the 'Competition' tab of the website. Complete the form and bring to the event with you. Place in one of the marked barrels during the event.
A - The event will be held at the Townsville Stadium located within the Murray Sports Complex, Annandale. For directions please click on this link for Google directions on how to get there. There is ample parking available at the complex.
A - Please contact Interchange Consultancy Group via the contact us page and we will send you an information kit with all pertinent information regarding exhibiting. You may also wish to review the full list of events that we organise throughout Queensland and in South Australia.