With three on-campus training restaurants, students gain practical work experience cooking for and serving real customers, while customers can enjoy quality meals at affordable prices.

The training restaurants are located at our Bairnsdale, Morwell and Leongatha campuses.

Our Training Restaurants

Oaktree Restaurant: Bairnsdale

The Oaktree Training restaurant in Bairnsdale is a modern dining experience.

Our menu focuses on share plates with an East meets West influence whilst utilizing our region’s fresh local produce.

We are open to the public during school terms based on student assessment requirements in a real-life training environment.

Bookings essential for dine-in patrons: OakTreeRestaurant@tafegippsland.edu.au

Bairnsdale Campus

Address: 48 Main Street, Bairnsdale

Waratah Restaurant: Morwell

Overlooking the lake beside Kernot Hall, the Waratah Restaurant boasts stunning views and a fresh interior that creates a bright space for a relaxing lunch or coffee spot.

The modern equipment allows our students to learn using the most current trends so they can hit the workforce ready.

Lunch: 12.00pm–1.00pm
Dates: bookings available Wednesday’s between 19/07 – 13/09

Beverages not included.  Hospitality Industry COVID-19 protocols in place.

Bookings essential for dine-in patrons:

Morwell Campus

Address: Corner of Princes Drive and Monash Way, Morwell

Wildflower Restaurant: Leongatha

For bookings, please contact leorecept@tafegippsland.edu.au or call 03 5662 6800

Leongatha Campus

Address 129 Nerrena Road, Leongatha