New Starters! March 7


It’s a busy day here at Lexis Byron Bay because today we have 10 new starters! We welcome Maito, Kazu, Mac, Nam-Yi, Laura, Floriant, Ravi, Ryoma, Ana and Federico.

Federico Tibuzzi is from Italy and his hobbies are surfing and cooking. He finished high school last year and now he is travelling. He chose Australia because he loves surfing and he enjoys natural places. One of his friends told him about Lexis Byron Bay so he decided to come here to study!

Kazuki Sugata is from Japan. His interests include playing tennis and travelling. He’s studying Medicine and trying to decide which course to major in. He decided to come to Australia to improve his English speaking skills, as he hopes this will help him communicate with any foreign patients who come to see him. He plans to speak lots of English during his time here!

Laura Ponzio is from Switzerland and she arrived in Byron Bay on Friday. In her free time she likes to play tennis or go skiing in the mountains. She used to work in a marketing agency but she didn’t like it, so she decided to quit and come to Australia. She’ll stay here until May and then she’ll fly to Malaysia to travel around Asia with a friend. She’s looking forward to improving her English here and meeting some interesting people.

Floriant Ulrich is from Switzerland and his hobbies include playing soccer, tennis and skiing. In Switzerland he’s a college student but he is here in Australia to improve his English and meet new people from all over the world!

Daekyum Kim (Mac) is from Korea and his interests include music and games. He arrived in Australia last week and he hopes to meet many people and make many friends to practice speaking English with. Mac hopes that learning English will increase his opportunities in the future.

Ravi Aymara Mourao is from Brazil and he has 6 brothers! He enjoys watching movies so at university he studied Cinema and now he is a freelance filmmaker. He decided to come to Byron Bay because the climate is similar to his home in Brazil. After he has finished his studies at Lexis he will travel in Australia making movies!

Maito Suzuki is from Japan and his hobbies are surfing and training. He is a student living in Tokyo. He chose to come to Byron Bay because he loves surfing and Byron has beautiful waves and beaches. In the future he wants to be a firefighter and work at the Tokyo Olympic Games! So he hopes that improving his English will make it easier for him to communicate with people from different countries.

Ryoma Kuzumi is from Japan and he has come to Australia to study English and surf. He goes to a university in Japan where he studies Management, Politics and English. He wants to speak English more fluently and also hopes to make lots of friends during his time here. He hopes to focus on his grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary during his time at Lexis.

Nam-Yi Yang is from Korea and she likes swimming and riding her bike. For fun she is also interested in palm-reading and tarot and she likes to write on her blog. In Korea she works as a Japanese teacher and she likes learning languages. Maybe in the future she would like to study Chinese or French too and if she becomes fluent at English she would also like to teach English.

Ana De Mello Campos is from Brazil and when she was at university she worked as an English teacher, after having studied English for 12 years. She also taught English at a Primary School, teaching children aged 4-9. She has worked in other fields too, but now she has made the decision to focus on teaching so she wants to perfect her English and learn some new teaching skills too.



Leave a Reply