New Starters! 3 October

Welcome to our 15 new starters joining us at Lexis Byron Bay today!


Anna lives and works in Spain as a language travel consultant. She loves relaxed places, the beach and surf, so Byron Bay was the perfect option for her studies! It has always been her dream to come to Australia and she is really excited to be here for the next 5 months!

Stephanie lives in Switzerland with her boyfriend and their 2 cats. She studied Pharmacy and now works in Insurance. She wants to improve her English so she can speak to many different nationalities on her travels and then for work when she returns to Switzerland.

Andrea is from Switzerland, the German part. She enjoys lots of sports, including surfing. She works as a lumberjack and also plants plants in the streets around her town. It’s her second time in Australia, and because she loved Byron so much the first time round it’s where she chose to come for her studies!

Unai, from Spain, decided to come to Australia for 2 reasons; improve his English and surf! It has long been his dream to visit here and after 2 years of hard work came to an end he decided now was the time! He hasn’t practiced his English for some time now and is looking forward to brushing up his skills while enjoying Byron’s waves!

Alessia lives in the South of Switzerland. In her free time she enjoys skiing, running and playing tennis. She studied in Bellinzona and Lugano, and has worked as a secretary for 3  years in Zurich. She decided to study in Australia because it is a beautiful country and she would like to discover it’s nature and cities. She is wanting to improve her English so she can find work in a travel agency or hotel when she returns to Switzerland.

Linda, from Switzerland, enjoys swimming, relaxing at the beach and going out with friends. For the past 4 years she has worked at a nursery school, which she loves! She chose to further her English as she feels it is a very important and beautiful language.

Oxel lives in the Basque Country in the North of Spain, on the border of France. He studied Environmental Sciences and is now here to study English and explore this beautiful country. He loves sports, particularly surfing and that is why he chose Byron Bay for his studies!

Miguel is from Valencia, Spain. He works as a graphic designer and also as a wedding photographer at the weekends. He enjoys walking, cooking and calligraphy. He wants to improve his English for his job and to speak more with his English friends!

Mario is from Sao Paulo, Brazil and is here with his wife Alessandra. His favourite thing to do in his free time is cook. He is wanting to improve his English because it is a universal language and one he really likes!

Alessandra, also from Sao Paulo, loves taking photos and reading. She works for global company Wolters Kluwer as a DevOps manager. She decided to come to Australia to improve her English as her brother lives here and she thinks it is a beautiful country!

Felipe lives in Switzerland but his parents are Portugese, so he speaks Portugese and French. He loves sports, particulary judo, soccer and latin dancing. He left his job as a technician to come to Australia on the recommendation of his friends and is looking forward to improving his English close to the beach!

Fabio is from Switzerland. He enjoys playing floorball (like ice hockey without ice!) and also boxing. He works as an electrician back home. He wants to improve his English so when he goes travelling he is able to talk to people from all over the world!

Jasmine lives with her mum and Husky-Kelpie dog Shejla in Switzerland. She loves drawing and has been ballet dancing since she was 15. She is trained as a Polydesigner and has designed layouts of shops. When she has finished her studies here at Lexis she will travel to Sri Lanka, India and South East Asia, and wants to improve her English so she is able to meet more people!

Nadja, from Switzerland, loves going out with friends, chilling at home watching TV and also drawing. In the last 3 years she has trained as an apprenctice as a chef in a private hospital. She is excited now to travel, improve her English and decide what she wants to do in the future! She decided on Byron Bay for her studies as she loves the weather, people and wants to learn how to surf!

Julieta is from Argentina. She enjoys reading, running and playing tennis and volleyball. She has worked as an accountant for the past 4 years. She wants to improve her English for work and also for travel around Australia and Asia!


Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.



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