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Experience university, but not as you know it

TeacherX is an immersive, on-campus program for educators. Extend your professional development and explore the opportunities available to your students by joining us for an engaging and unique on-campus experience.

What you will experience


Hands-on, interactive sessions whilst finding out more about JCU


Engage with JCU’s state of the art campus and research facilities


Delve into study and career options for your students


Experience student life with a on-campus and accommodation tour

Register your interest below

TeacherX will run on 27 – 28 March 2023 in Cairns. Please register your interest below to receive more details once finalised.

For those teachers travelling to TeacherX from outside of the Cairns region.

For attendees travelling outside of the Cairns region or interstate.


TeacherX provides school staff with the chance to explore the unique facilities many of their graduates are enjoying as well as a continuing professional development opportunity.

TeacherX will be held at JCU Cairns, Nguma-bada campus, Smithfield.
Monday 27 March - Tuesday 28 March 2023

Once you get to the JCU Cairns, Nguma-bada campus, Smithfield we’ll take care of the rest. Day one will be held on campus and day two we will travel to our Daintree Rainforest Observatory.

We recognise the important role educators play in providing inspiring information and advice to students, and invite all Principals, Guidance Officers, and Teachers to experience JCU first hand.

As TeacherX was run in Townsville last year, we are encouraging educators to experience our Cairns campus and Daintree research facility in 2023.

We understand the cost burden travelling may have on schools and we want to encourage everyone with the opportunity to participate. Please select this as part of your registration or contact your schools relationship manager to discuss travel support options at

Yes, we’ll provide you with a certificate of attendance after the event.

If you would like to find out more, email us at

Ready today for tomorrow