New York Film Academy (NYFA) Australia is a Registered Training Organisation, delivering Nationally Recognised Qualification in Australia and hands-on education in the area of the visual and performing arts, with a focus on Filmmaking, Acting for Film, Screenwriting, and 3D Animation & VFX.
Our innovative âlearning-by-doingâ approach to teaching in the creative paradise of Gold Coast, Australia is aligned with the philosophy of our renowned New York Film Academy. Since 1992, the New York Film Academy has built a reputation as one of the premier hands-on intensive film and acting schools in the world. Additional NYFA campuses are also located in Los Angeles, and South Beach, Miami, with a year-round location in Florence, Italy.
In the heart of the innovative Queensland film industry, NYFA Australia students find themselves completely immersed in their course of study from day one, surrounded by award-winning faculty and working with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities, and access to production sets on the world-famous Village Roadshow Studios. The project-based curriculum in our film school and acting schools are designed to reflect a real-world environment while encouraging students to explore their own creativity and passion.
At NYFA Australia, students can attain accreditations in:
• CUA60615 - Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media
• CUA51015 - Diploma of Screen and Media
The NYFA Gold Coast campus is located in purpose built, state-of-the-art facilities in dynamic Southport Central, only steps away from the light rail. NYFA Gold Coast is adjacent to Village Roadshow Studios, offering all students the opportunity to study and learn on the prestigious backlot.
As of 1 January 2017, VET Student Loans have been implemented, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme. For more information and eligibility details, click here.
Students that are exploring the option to study abroad can continue their education at the New York Film Academy's U.S. campuses. Pathways to the U.S. are available to qualified students who complete their CUA60615 - Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media or CUA51015 - Diploma of Screen and Media at any Australian locations, allowing eligible students to transfer credits to their U.S. degree program*.
Gold Coast: Main Campus - Southport Central Towers, Central 2E, 5 Lawson Street, Southport QLD 4215 | Tel. +61 7 5555 1300
Village Roadshow Studios, Entertainment Road, Oxenford, Gold Coast, QLD Australia 4210
For Australian locations: All programs and workshops are solely owned and operated by the New York Film Academy Australia and are not affiliated with Village Roadshow Studios.
For U.S. locations: All programs and workshops are solely owned and operated by the New York Film Academy and are not affiliated with Universal Studios, Harvard University, or Walt Disney World Â® Resort.