New Starters! 11 February

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

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Kana is from Japan. She enjoys watching movies and going to the museum. She wants to improve her English so she can help overseas tourists when they visit Japan for the 2020 Olympics. She chose Byron bay for her studies because her friend lived here for a year and absolutely loved it! We are hoping Kana will enjoy it just as much πŸ™‚

Sandro is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. He loves going hiking and biking in the summer. In the winter he enjoys going skiing and going on ski tours. He studied car diagnostics for 2 years and now works as a car mechanic. He wants to improve his English so he can speak to people from all different countries!

Makiko is from Japan. She likes going to the beach, gardening and yoga. She works as a massage therapist and is very interested in learning about health and natural medicine. She would like to improve her English so she can learn many healing skills from all over the world.

Carina is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. Her hobbies are swimming and doing yoga. She also loves to meet up with friends and go to concerts. She completed an apprenticeship as an early childhood teacher and loved her job working with children. She is now taking a few months out to travel around Australia and Asia, learning English and making lots of friends along the way!

Jun is from Japan. He works in a Junior and Senior school as teacher of the Japanese language and also in charge of the drama club. He is really looking forward to trying surfing whilst here in Byron and will be taking part in our English + Surf programme. He wants to improve his English so he can teach foreigners about the history of Okinawa, his home town.

Pascal is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. His biggest passion is motorcycling, but he also enjoys climbing and hiking in the beautiful Swiss mountains. He works as a certified metal worker, a job he really enjoys. He is here with us to improve his English for traveling!

Sirilak is from Thailand. Her family run their own business; a farm, small restaurant and shop. Her interests include drawing, painting, visiting art galleries and cooking. She is here to improve her English so she can get her dream job as a flight attendant. She chose Australia for her studies because she loves to travel and knows talking with native speakers will help her improve her English quicker

Thomas lives in the Swiss mountains, in a town called Frutiga. His hobbies are soccer, skiing, motorcycling and going out with friends. He has just completed his apprenticeship as a Poly Technician. He needs to improve his English as he will travel to Russia in August for a competition relating to his profession and will need to speak in English. He chose Byron for his studies because it is a beautiful and relaxed town and he would love to learn to surf!

Rahel is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. Her interests include sports and travelling. She is taking a gap year to travel and will then study architecture at University. She decided to study in Byron because of the beaches, surfing and warm weather, and is already in love with the nature and easy going lifestyle!

Maria is from Spain. In her free time she enjoys cooking and enjoying food and wine with her friends and family. She works in Human Resources for a Spanish hospitality company. She wants improve her English so when she returns to Spain she can find a new position as a General Manager in a hotel. She chose Australia for her studies as it has always been her dream to visit and she is looking forward to meeting people from all over the world.

Noemi is from the French speaking part of Switzerland. She likes to go swimming and on adventures! She works as a nursery nurse and works in kindergarten. She is here with us at Lexis Byron so she can refresh her English and have a holiday at the same time!

 

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

New Starters! 4 February

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

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Alessio is from Sardinia, Italy. She enjoys going to the gym and swimming, particularly in the ocean, it’s her happy place πŸ™‚ She studied at a Scientific school and now works as an ice cream seller. She loves Australia and summer so is very happy to be here with us for the next 3 months!

Jesse is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. His hobbies include cycling, swimming, being in nature and new experiences. He is hoping to add surfing to his list of hobbies whilst here in Byron! He chose to come to Australia after his friend told him how awesome the people are and how good the weather is! He wants to work in hospitality and for this English is very important!

Kathy (Katherine) is from Chile. Her interests are traveling, watching movies and studying English. She has been working as an accountant for the last 5 years and this has allowed her to travel for work, including 15 months in New Zealand, as well as Asia and Australia. She has chosen to study English in Australia because it’s a great country and her boyfriend lives here!

Jan is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. His hobbies are football, watching films and going out with friends. He works as an electrician and wants to further improve his skills in the future. He will only stay with us for 2 weeks to improve his English ready for his travels up the East Coast!

Alba is from Barcelona, Spain. She enjoys doing sports, such as swimming, running, Zumba and training at the gym. Her other hobbies include yoga and cooking for her family and friends. Last year she completed her Degree in Teaching, specialising in Physical Education. She works as a swim instructor for children. It has always been her dream to come to Australia so she is very happy to be here!

Shela is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. In her free time she enjoys doing lots of sports, such as swimming, cycling and walking her dog. She completed a three year apprenticeship in retail and now works in an office. She wants to study English in Australia because it is now winter in Switzerland, so she is here for the sun and beaches!

Nazuki is from Japan. She loves dancing and listening to music, especially K-Pop. She wants to improve her English so she can use it to travel for work in the future; she would like to be able to communicate with people from all different countries via Twitter, Instagram and magazines.

Lisa is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. Her hobbies are riding, hiking and swimming. She works as a nurse but after her travels will go to Bern to study. She chose Australia for her English studies because of the sun and beaches. After her 8 weeks at Lexis she will travel around Australia before returning home.

Anna, from Japan, loves dancing and listening to dance, house and hip hop music. She studied Tourism at University and now wants to improve her English for future jobs in tourism. She chose Australia for her studies because her uncle’s family live here and she wanted to meet them!

Mirko lives in Bern, the capital of Switzerland. He enjoys watching and playing football, as well as boxing. He has completed his apprenticeship as a carpenter and now wants to study economics. He needs to improve his English as he will complete the advanced certificate back in Switzerland.

Patricia is from Spain. In her free time she likes to run on the beach and watch TV series. She wants to improve her English for her professional future. She studied a Bachelors Degree in Childhood Education and teaching Spanish to foreigners. Last year she lived in Amsterdam and is thinking of returning there to teach in a school once her English improves. She chose Australia for her studies because the weather is incredible and the people are funny and open minded!

Rafael is from Brazil. He likes to be in the wilderness and do sports related activities, such as hiking, camping and climbing. He works as a programmer for a gas company and is also an aspiring photographer. He feels studying English in Australia is a chance for him to improve career and expand his client list.

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

New Starters! 29 January

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

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Luke is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. One of his hobbies is surfing, which is what brings him to Byron! He is looking forward to being able to improve his surfing at the same time as his English; surfing in the morning and studying in the afternoon! It has always been his dream to come to Australia, especially after his sister visited and told him so many amazing things about Australia!

Rafael is from Spain. He likes going to the beach, surfing and photography, so Byron Bay was the perfect choice for his studies! He has worked in the camera crew for different film companies over the past 9 years. He decided to come to Australia as he wants to learn English in a magical environment.

Maria is from Spain. She has studied cookery for the last 4 years in Valencia. She chose to come to Australia to study English so she could also learn about new culture at the same time. After her 6 months at Lexis she will use her new language to travel around Australia and Asia!

Ramona is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She joins us after 7 weeks at Lexis Perth. She had an amazing time there but wanted to experience living somewhere else while she was in Australia. After her studies with us she will go to Bali and travel the East Coast with friend she made in Perth!

Giovanni is from Italy. He is a big fan of AC Milan, one of the biggest soccer teams in Europe. He is studying Economic Science with a specialisation in Finance. Before he finishes his course he wants to further his English as it will useful for his future career, that is what brings him here to us in Byron πŸ™‚

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.

New Starters! 21 January

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

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Rebecca is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She enjoys playing floorball, and snowboarding in the winter. She has been working as a painter for the past 3 years and will return to this job after her 6 months in Australia. After her 3 weeks of studying with us she will will work on a farm then travel around Australia!

Patrizia is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She grew up on a farm and her hobbies include helping out on the farm, dancing and reading. She has also worked as a painter for the past 3 years, with Rebecca. They are here to improve their English ready for their farm work and travels in Australia!

Laura is from Spain. She loves live music and walking on the beach with her dog. She works as a marketing manager for a winery. During the summer they have lots of tourists come to visit the winery and part of her job is to lead tours for them; this is one of the main reasons she is here with us to improve her English!

Francesca is from the Italian speaking part of Switzerland. After completing her studies to become a secretary she traveled around Germany for 6 months, learning German along the way. She now wants to improve her English, and chose Australia as it is so different to Switzerland and she wants to learn about another culture.

Ainhoa is from the Canary Islands, Spain. She loves listening to music, learning English, meeting new people and learning about new cultures. She has a Degree in Labour Relations and Human Resources, and has just finished her Masters in Human Resources. She wants to improve her English as she is hoping to find a job in a big company that allows her to travel around the world for work.

Laia is from Barcelona, Spain. Her hobbies include snowboarding, surfing, tennis and traveling. She works in the laboratory of microbiology in a children’s hospital; a job that she loves. She wants to study in Australia because she loves it here and is looking forward to be able to surf lots as well as improving and using her English.

Giulia is from Germany. She loves natures and being outdoors. She has worked for the same sports shop in Luzern for 15 years. She is here with us for the next 4 weeks improving her English so she can then use it on her travels!

Abdallah is from France. He enjoys running, trekking and swimming. He has a wife and two sons; one is a psychologist and the other is a pilot for Cathay Pacific. He is now retired but used to be the director of a moving company and also a personal trainer in the navy. He loves visiting new countries and wants to improve his English as he sometimes has difficulty talking with people.

Isabell is from Germany. In her free time she enjoys riding her bike in the mountains, cooking and meeting up with friends. She is wanting to learn English as it will be important for future work and travels!

 

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.

New Starters! 14 January

Welcome to our fourteen new students joining us at Lexis Byron Bay this week!

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Welcome to our 14 General English students joining us atΒ Lexis Byron BayΒ this week!

 

Gilles is 24 and comes from the German speaking part of Switzerland. His hobbies include snowboarding. He loves to travel with big groups of people and Australia is one of his favourite places! He would like to study here in Australia so he is here to improve his English in order to do so.

Winnie joins us this week from Germany. After travelling for the last three years she has decided to move here permanently and wants to improve her English to do so. She is a passionate musician – playing both piano and guitar. She loves to hold regular jam sessions and believes that happiness is only real when shared with others πŸ™‚ She also enjoys yoga, photography and sunrise at Tallows beach.

Ana joins us from Spain. She came to Australia to improve her English and travel around the world. She loves playing tennis, watching TV and really wants to learn how to surf! She has a degree in Law but works in something totally different – she has her own clothing brand with an online shop. She loves her job! She came to Byron specifically for the way of life and perfect weather.

Jerome is from the French speaking part of Switzerland. He is 23 years old and loves skiing, skating, travelling, dancing and chilling with his friends. Music is very important to him and he plays guitar! His favourite bands are The Doors and the Rolling Stones. His job back home is outdoors which means he cannot work there December – May, due to all the snow. He is here in Australia now until May. He hopes to travel around Australia with his girlfriend, before returning home. He loves Byron as it’s a great place to meet new people from all over the world πŸ™‚

Vadim Thomas joins us from Belgium. He lives in Brussles! He has many interests but his main ones are swimming, going to the gym and photography. He is here to improve his English so he can study Business in Milan and also so he can speak with people from all over the world!

Lucas joins us from the German speaking part of Switzerland. His hobbies include reading, cooking and working on his PC! He left his job in mechanical engineering to come to Australia for a break and to refresh his English.

Daniel comes from Spain. He loves reading and plays many sports including running, swimming and chess. He loves science and studied Biotechnology at Uni. After a year working in this field, he decided to leave his job, in search of new adventures! He is here in Byron to meet new people, experience new culture and of course, learn English.

Daniel (or Danny) comes from Spain. He is a big lover of sports, particularly all water sports. He loves surfing and kite-surfing. Back home, he enjoyed playing football and hiking. He is here to learn English to help with future employment. He chose to study in Australia to experience our different culture and because he loves it here!

Eloha joins us from France. She is here to study English and surf! She would love to travel around the world. She is still currently in High School back home. She is not yet sure what she would like to study in the future, but just knows she wants more travel! πŸ™‚ She is here because she wants to improve her English to help with her future travels and because she loves Australia.

Ana is from Barcelona in Spain. Travelling is her passion and she works as a flight attendant for a small airline in Spain. She loves all sports, both indoor and outdoor and loves the sea! Scuba diving is her favourite hobbie. Three years ago, when in Thailand, she got her licence to teach scuba diving! She also loves surfing, skating and mountain climbing. She came to Australia to learn English, do yoga and surf πŸ™‚

Alessandro is from the Italian speaking part of Switzerland. Since finishing school two years ago, he has been saving hard to travel! He chose to study here at Lexis as he loves nature and Aussie people πŸ™‚

Tanja is 21 years old and joins us from the German speaking part of Switzerland. Her hobbies are skiing, snowboarding, going to the gym and having lots of fun with her friends! She worked as a hairstylist for five years but is ready for something new now. She is studying English because she loves the language and wants to travel! She also thinks she will need to have English for future jobs.

Corsin Andri also joins us from the German speaking part of Switzerland! He is 22 years young πŸ™‚ He enjoys all winter sports back home in Switzerland but has had to take time off this season, due to a knee operation. He wanted to study English here in Australia as he knows it will be a cool experience! After his time in Lexis, he is going to continue his travels in New Zeland.

AnaΒ is from Spain. She joins us after studying at Lexis in Perth. She also spent some time living in South Australia and is looking for new experiences here in Byron Bay. Welcome to New South Wales, Ana! πŸ™‚

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.

Cambridge Welcome Pizza! 31 December

On the last day of 2018 we welcomed our new Cambridge students, as well as four new General English students.

Everyone, including returning students, was treated to a free pizza lunch. The weather has been absolutely glorious here over the whole Christmas break, and this was no different on New Years Eve. This meant the students could enjoy their pizza in the sunshine and get to know eachother a little better πŸ™‚

Happy New Year to all, wishing you a wonderful 2019 ❀

 

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.

New Starters! 31 December

Welcome to our three General English students joining us at Lexis Byron Bay today!

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Mayra is from Chile. She has been studying at our Lexis school in Brisbane but wanted to experience a different part of Australia, and Byron’s laid back vibe really appealed to her! She is very happy to be here with us for the next 12 weeks and joins Michelle’s Pre-Intermediate class today.

Sara is from Italy. She loves to do sports, in particular running and going to the gym. She is studying law as one day she hopes to be a lawyer or a judge. She is here to improve her English as it will be important for her future job. She chose Australia for her studies as it has always been her dream to come here!

Jasmin is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She plays soccer for the local woman’s team and enjoys all sports. She also loves animals and children. She has just finished high school and is now taking a gap year before starting university in September. Last summer she worked in tourism and was able to use her English skills and would now like to further improve these.

 

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.