Launceston campuses

Launceston is a vibrant city with a welcoming, small-town feel. Our campuses offer hands-on learning in creative and collaborative environments.

Study in Launceston

The University of Tasmania's Northern campuses consist of the Newnham campus and the Inveresk campus.

Explore our courses

Featured locations

Newnham

Newnham is a spacious campus overlooking the stunning Tamar River. It's also just a short drive to Launceston's city centre. Home to the Australian Maritime College, Newnham offers world-leading marine simulation and teaching facilities.

Take a look at Newnham (3D panorama)
Take a tour of the Australian Maritime College (3D panorama)

Students chatting in tree lined walkway at hte Newnham campus.

Other learning venues

In addition to our main Launceston campuses, classes are also taught in smaller dedicated facilities around the city.

New Inveresk Precinct

We are currently building an exciting new campus in Launceston. This will be a vibrant place where the University, community, schools and businesses can connect and collaborate. The first of our new buildings will be open in 2022.

Learn more about the Inveresk Precinct

Artist impression of the exterior view of new inveresk precinct.

Accommodation

Launceston offers a vibrant blend of culture, nature, and industry. At Student Living, you’ll access affordable rent and a community of creative and curious minds. You can stay in the heart of the city, or right on campus.

Learn more about our accommodation options

Services and facilities

In addition to purpose-built teaching and learning facilities, our campuses have a range of on-site amenities and resources.

All University of Tasmania campuses are now fully smoke free.

Maps showing the locations of our on-campus amenities can be found in the Maps of Launceston campuses section below. Amenities include:

  • Loose Goose Street Food – Located at the heart of the campus at Queen Elizabeth Walk, Loose Goose offers a regularly changing menu of internationally-inspired street food, coffee and an extensive range of freshly made grab-and-go sandwiches, toasties, rolls and salads.
    Open: 8:00am to 4:00pm weekdays.

  • Saltz Café Restaurant - Saltz offers contemporary dining in a relaxed environment, and is located within the Australian Maritime College (AMC) on Maritime Way.
    Open seven days a week from 7:30am, Saltz serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and offers a wide selection hot & cold drinks, snacks, toasted sandwiches and main courses.
    Friday lunch also features a $12 all you can eat dine in special.
  • Our childcare centre is managed by Lady Gowrie. This facility can experience periods of high demand, so bookings are essential and waiting lists often apply.

    Phone: +61 3 6324 3731

  • Uni Hair Salon offers very affordable haircuts, colours and styling for men and women.

    Phone: +61 3 6324 3710

  • The Launceston Campus Library has a huge range of printed and electronic information resources to help you with your studies. For more information, visit the Library website.
  • Some library learning hubs offer 24-hour access. However, access to the libraries varies depending on the academic year. Please check the current Library opening hours.

    Phone: +61 3 6324 3276

You are welcome to feed your child wherever you feel comfortable on campus. In addition, facilities are available for staff and students who need a private space to breastfeed/express milk.

Find out more about the facilities, including what is available in the rooms, opening times, and a guide on children on campus, go to breastfeeding.

Room locations

CampusLocation
NewnhamParenting/First Aid Room (AC1), Norfolk Hall, AMC (please ask for the key at the AMC reception desk)
InvereskWhile the new building works are being undertaken on the Inveresk Campus University staff and students are able to access the QVMAG Parenting Room.

Newnham

  • The Launceston Muslim prayer rooms are in D Block on the ground floor of the Newnham campus. These are open to the whole Muslim community and are accessible at any time via access codes. For information and access, contact Campus Security on +61 3 6226 7600.
  • Find out more at What spiritual or religious support is available?

Further information about Campus Services

Maps of Launceston campuses

Map showing Launceston campuses, Newnham and Inveresk.

Campus addresses

University of Tasmania
Newnham campus
Newnham Drive
NEWNHAM TASMANIA 7250
AUSTRALIA

T: +61 3 6226 2999


Campus maps

Maps include building names and purposes; automated external defibrillators (AED); emergency points; bicycle facilities, electric car charging, car parking and parking voucher machines; bus stops; showers; water refill stations and community gardens.

Maps are updated on a regular basis as our campuses transform.

Newnham campus maps Inveresk campus map