New Starters! 2 October

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


Eloise is from France. Her passions are discovering new things, new countries and new cultures! She studied Management for 4 years and having now completed her Bachelors, has decided to do some travelling and learn English! She chose Bryon Bay for her studies because of how beautiful it is and she feels our school will be the best fit for her!

Fiona is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She is a very active person and loves doing all different types of sports, particularly skiing. She also loves to play the piano. She is taking a gap year to have some time to think about what she would like to do in the future; she is thinking of perhaps studying medicine. She came to Australia for her studies because she loves the breathtaking scenery and relaxed lifestyle and people.

Eva is from Barcelona, Spain. She works in human resources and also as an events planner! In her free time she likes to go to the gym and salsa classes. She studied Labour Relations at University and has 2 Masters; one in Public Relations and one in Human Resources. She needs to improve her English for her event planning job, as many of her clients come from other countries!

Michele is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She loves to travel and is looking forward to being in Australia for 3 months meeting people from all over the world. She works as a medical assistant in a doctor’s office in Zurich. After 6 weeks of study with us she is hoping to find someone she can then travel Australia with!

Patricia is from Spain. She enjoys going to gym and travelling. She works in a pediatrics, caring for babies and children. Since she was little she also wanted to explore Australia, and now she has decided to combine that with learning English! She is wanting to improve her English so she can then travel to more countries and meet new people and learn about their culture.

Bastien is from the Marseille, in the South of France.  He loves water sports, particularly surfing and wind surfing!  He also likes rugby, riding his motorbike and playing guitar. He has just finished in studies in water sports and  boating. He chose Australia for his studies because of the obvious reason; the number of water related activities! He is looking forward to doing lots of surfing as well as improving his English so he can find work here.

Fernanda is from Brazil. She loves cooking for her friends and family. She works within the IT department of Carrefour, managing projects and apps. English is important for her job so she is here to improve her level and also visit her sister who is now living here!

Eli (Elea) is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. In her free time she likes to stand up paddle board on Lake Zurich, and is also in a scouts group. She works as a nurse in a children rehabilitation hospital. There is a lot of international patients coming into her work so it important she has a high level of English. She chose Australia for her studies so she can also surf and visit her cousins in Sydney.

Maite is from Ibiza, Spain, but is now living in Madrid. She completed her Degree in Journalism and was working as a journalist for a Spanish news agency. She decided to quit her job and move to Byron Bay! She wants to improve her English so she can work as a travel reporter. Since arriving last week she has been loving the positive and amazing energy of Byron!

Teresa is from Spain. She loves going to the beach, singing, surfing and yoga! She needs to pass the IELTs exam so she can go to London and study fashion styling and creative direction at University. She chose Byron for her studies because of the nice weather and wanting to travel around the surrounding areas!

Christelle is from the French speaking part of Switzerland. Her interests are travelling, psychology, meeting and learning about new people. In her free time she likes to relax as she studies and works hard. She has just completed an apprenticeship and is now taking a break to gain new skills and improve her English before staring University. She chose Australia to study because it is a beautiful country with nice weather.

Claudia is from Portugal. She likes art and going to the gym. She works for a sports medicine company, within the manufacturing department. She wants to improve her English so when she returns to Portugal she can find a job within the tourism industry.

Jose is from Malaga, Spain, but lives in Barcelona. He likes to go out partying and for dinner with friends. He was working for a gas company, maintaining installations and repairing machines. He will be with us here at Lexis Byron for 6 months to improve his English for travelling and work.

Karin is from Japan. She likes listening to music and watching movies. She loves her dog, Hime, who is 13 years old. She is very happy to be here studying English and living in a homestay.

Carlos is from Spain. He loves to surf and is looking forward to improving on a shortboard here in Byron. He also really enjoys reading. He works as a nurse in the emergency department of a hospital. English is very important for his job, so he will spend the next 6 months improving it with us! After his studies with us he will travel Australia and Asia.


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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