Skills and Thrills new shows announced

NEW: New locations and dates announced for NSW Skills and Thrills, May/ June 2019

The Skills and Thrills Showcase is an engaging and informative showcase to promote vocational education and training to high school students.

Presented by SkillsOne Television in partnership with the NSW Department of Industry, the popular Skills and Thrills Showcase takes career advice out of the classroom and onto the big screen - and it's free!

Through exhilarating showcases packed with fun facts and film – high school students (Years 8-12) will discover the latest on jobs of the future, industry trends, and learn about vocational pathways they can choose to connect their passions to a successful career.

As well as a 35-minute film showcasing local success stories of graduates of vocational education and training (VET), there will be a live aspect to the showcase featuring a live Q&A with ambassadors from the NSW Training Awards and NRL and Training Services NSW representatives.

The film will also cover the latest facts about Australia’s skills shortages and high priority industry areas for future career options.

SkillsOne will showcase a variety of in-demand Industry areas, including;

  • Community Services, including Healthcare
  • Building and Construction
  • Tourism
  • Hospitality and Events
  • Agribusiness
  • Digital, IT & STEM
  • Creative careers
  • Automotive
  • Retail
  • Animal care

Support and help guide your students toward a career path that’s right for them, attend a free Skills and Thrills Careers Showcase.


** Please note, you must be registered to attend a session. You can register by emailing your interest to

  • Parkes- Wednesday 01st May, 2019 (direct to schools)
  • Forbes- Thursday 02nd May, 2019 (direct to schools)
  • Dubbo- Friday 03rd May, 2019 (direct to schools)
  • Kiama/ Bomaderry- Tuesday 07th May, 2019 (direct to schools)
  • Illawarra Careers Expo, Berkley- Tuesday 07th May, 2019. 13:55-14:25, 15:00-15:30
  • Shellharbour- Wednesday 08th May, 2019. Greater Union Cinema. Session times: 9:30-10:30,12:30-1:30
  • Warrawong- Thursday 09th May, 2019. Gala Twin Cinema.  Session times: 9:30-10:30
  • Goulburn- Friday 10th May, 2019 (direct to schools)
  • Port Macquarie- Tuesday 14th May, 2019. Port Macquarie Careers Expo, The Glasshouse, 10:45-11:15, 11:45-12:15, 12:45-13:15
  • Bathurst- Wednesday 15th May, 2019. Metro Cinemas. Session times: 10:00-11:00, 11:30-12:30, 1:00-2:00 (TBC)
  • Muswellbrook- Thursday 16th May, 2019. Muswellbrook Cinema. Session times: 9:30-10:30, 11:00-12:00
  • Parramatta- Tuesday 21st May, 2019. Parramatta RSL Club. Session times: 9:30-10:30, 11:00-12:00, 12:30-1:30
  • Campbelltown- Wednesday 22nd May, 2019. Event Cinema. Session times: 9:30-10:30, 11:00-12:00 (TBC), 12:30-1:30
  • Central Coast Careers Expo- Tuesday 25th June, 2019. Avondale College, Cooranbong

For more information on the Skills and Thrills locations listed above, to register your interest, or to request a Skills and Thrills event in your town please contact SkillsOne Television:, or Kirstin Casey 0420 652 558

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