The Northern Rivers Careers Expo is a key careers event that is held annually in May at the Goonellabah Sports & Aquatic Centre. It showcases Career Advice, Further Education, Jobs and Training and is an opportunity for local school leavers, job seekers and workers to develop genuine long-term career prospects.

For more information on this exciting event please visit their website.


Considering a career in local government? Students in years 10, 11 and 12 are invited to join us exclusively in exploring job opportunities with Richmond Valley Council.
Council staff and current YES trainees will again be on hand to answer questions and describe the diverse range of roles available at Council.
Our YES trainees and apprentices are a great asset and highly valued in our workforce. They continue to make us proud by striving to achieve their goals and completing their work and studies to a high standard.

Please check back soon for a date for the 2019 expo.


The Summerland Future Options Day is a careers expo that is held at Trinity Catholic College Lismore. The event attracts over 1400 senior students from years 10, 11 and 12 from High Schools and Colleges in the North Coast Region.
With 40 exhibitors, including universities, TAFE, Defence Force, NSW Police, local councils, job agencies and local businesses, this event provides a wealth of information for students as they are starting to look into their future options after school.

For more information please contact Glen Jeffery at The Rivers Secondary College Lismore High Campus on 02 6621 5185.

Also please check back soon for a date for the Summerland Future Options Day 2019.


The Northern Rivers Rural Health day is on again this year. It is aimed at year 11 school leavers for the year 2020, who are deemed to be pursuing professional careers in Medicine, Physiotherapy, Medial Imaging and or Surgical Careers to name a few.
This is an interactive day and usually includes a University Student Question & Answer panel session, a lecture talking about the life in the day of a clinician, information on the UMAT and GAMSAT Exams, and interactive hands-on workshops in the afternoon.

For an overview of the 2018 event and some photos of the day click here.

For more information about this event and how to register your interest please contact Jacqui Payne on 02 6622 4199 or use our handy contact page.