• Avondale College of Higher Education offers holistic education, educating mentally, spiritually and socially.
  • Established in 1897.
  • A nurturing, Christian environment.
  • Gain practical, first-hand experience studying a Bachelor of Nursing at Avondale's Sydney campus, located on the grounds of one of Australia’s leading hospitals, Sydney Adventist Hospital. Avondale is renowned for the Bachelor of Nursing, a highly practical degree that produces well-informed and capable registered nurses.
  • Avondale offers a Master of Nursing course, designed to extend and deepen a registered nurse's knowledge, skills and appreciation of advanced practice that takes into consideration professional, legal and ethical requirements.

Degrees Offered


Bachelor of Nursing (BNurs)

Course duration: Three years full-time (or part-time equivalent)
Study mode: On-campus


Master of Nursing (MNurs)

Course duration: One and a half years full-time (or part-time equivalent)*
Study mode: Distance education

*Currently this course is being offered on a part-time basis only.

“The things that we learnt in labs and the classes, we were able to apply in hospitals to real life patients.”
– Nursing graduate

Admissions & Course Enquiries


Phone: +61 2 4980 2377
Monday to Thursday: 9.00am-5pm
Friday: 9.00am-12.00noon

General Enquiries

Lake Macquarie Campus

Phone: +61 2 4980 2222
Monday-Thursday, 8.30am-5pm
Friday, 8.30am-12.15pm

Clinical Education Centre

Sydney Campus

Phone: +61 2 9480 3630
Monday-Thursday, 8.30am-5pm
Friday, 8.30am-12.15pm

For all student finance enquiries, contact the Student Finance Office.

For all media enquiries, contact Avondale's Public Relations Officer.

Directions and Locations

Lake Macquarie Campus

582 Freemans Drive
Cooranbong NSW 2265
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Sydney Campus

185 Fox Valley Road
Wahroonga NSW 2076

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