New Starters! 15th January

Welcome to our sixteen new students joining us at Lexis Byron Bay today!


Christophe is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. He loves doing fitness activities, particularly skiing. He studied electrical engineering for 2 years and has now been working as an electrician for the past 4 years. He wants to improve his English as it will help him with his work in the future!

Marco is from Italy. He served in the military for 1 year, as well as having jobs in construction, distribution of alcohol and an ambulance driver! After studying with us at Lexis for 3 weeks he will move to Adelaide to find work, hopefully with only English speakers so he can continue to improve the language!

Yoran is from New Caledonia. He is currently studying at a large school there, with many cultures, including Malaysian, European, Polynesian, Asian and African. When he has finished his studies he would like to work in a job relating to the environment, and wants a high level of English to be able to do this in other countries!

Momoko is from Japan, and goes by her nickname Momo. Her main passion in life is make-up. She will study with us at Lexis Byron for 8 weeks and is really looking forward to improving her English in this time!

Lars is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. In his free time he enjoys sports, cooking and being in nature. He completed an apprenticeship to be a chef and will start work in the best hotel in Switzerland when he returns! He chose Byron Lexis for his studies because his brother studied here 2 years ago and said it is a great place to be; nice beaches and friendly happy people!

Chantal is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. Her parents own a restaurant and her father owns a farm there. She works as a cook in hospital and also in a restaurant. Her hobbies include hiking in the mountains, swimming and skiing. After she has completed her 6 weeks of English studies with us she wants to do a farm stay in Australia to work with animals!

Isabel is from the Italian speaking part of Switzerland. She loves animals and has two adopted cats. She also loves nature and that is why she chose Australia for her English studies! Her other hobbies include walking, dancing, yoga and driving off road with her jeep! She wants to improve her English so she can understand films and music better, and also so she can meet people on her travels!

Sophie is from the French speaking part of Switzerland. She has just finished her Bachelor in Graphic Design and now wants to complete a Masters focusing on Graphic Design in the Fashion Industry. She will complete her Masters in Paris as well as an apprenticeship in a fashion studio. She is here studying with us for the next month to improve her English as the course will be in English and many people in the fashion industry speak in English, so it is very important for her career!

Eveline is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She enjoys sports activities, including crossfit, climbing, jogging, surfing and hiking. She finished her education to become a physiotherapist last year and worked to save money to travel! She is really happy to be in Australia, to get to know the friendly people, enjoy the relaxed lifestyle and surf in one of the best spots in the world!

Miriam is from Italy, but also speaks Polish as her mum is from there and they visit every year. Her hobbies include volleyball, swimming, singing and yoga. Her main passion is dancing, particularly ballet and modern jazz, both of which she has been practicing for 11 years. She wants to improve her English so she can pass an audition for a drama school in London! She chose Australia for her studies as she is interested to explore the nature and enjoy the sun!

Andre is from Brazil. He is studying business as college in Brazil but is taking a break to improve his English and also complete another course here in Australia. He enjoys riding his bike, going to waterfalls and being at the beach. He chose Australia for his studies because of the friendly people, beautiful nature, warm weather and beaches!

Martina is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She works as baker and crates lots of different cakes. Her hobbies include soccer and going out with friends. She chose Byron Bay for her studies after recommendations from friends! Once she has finished her 4 weeks of study with us she will travel the East Coast for 4 weeks!

Kedsarin is from Thailand. Her hobbies include watching television. She wants to improve her English so she can speak with her husband and his family. In the future she would like to find work here in Australia, this is another reason for her wanting to have a higher level of English!

Phairin is from Chiang Mai, Thailand. She would like to be called by her nickname, Magic. She worked a variety of jobs in Thailand to save to come to Australia and live with her friend. She wants to improve her English to better communicate with people from all over the world and also for work!

Rocio is from Barcelona, Spain. She is currently living in Ibiza and working in one of their large nightclubs as a waitress! She studied Social Integration at college and will now study with us at Lexis Byron for 17 weeks. She wants to improve her English so she can find a better job and to speak with people from other countries on her travels!

Axel is from the French speaking part of Switzerland. His hobbies include riding his motorcycle and listening to music. He started an apprenticeship in a bank but didn’t enjoy it, so will start a new apprenticeship for a motorcycle company when he returns home. He chose Australia for his studies because it is a beautiful place with lovely weather!




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

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