New Starters! 14th August

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

Bryan, from Switzerland, is just 16 years old and will study with us in Byron for 16 weeks! He choose Byron Bay for his studies because he loves to surf and knows this is a great place for it! He is wanting to improve his English so he can become a ski instructor and communicate with people from all over the world!

Irina, from Brazil, has just finished studying biology at University. She chose to come to Australia because of her love of nature, because it is so wild and beautiful, perfect for adventures! After her studies she would like to continue her travels around the world and then open an Eco hostel in Brazil and become a jungle tourist guide!

Choi (Cheong Hyun), from Korea, only started learning English last year but has been so focused on learning English, studying 10 hours every day, taking Skype classes and watching American dramas, he is already at Upper Intermediate level! We are sure his English will continue to improve rapidly in his 8 weeks here with us at Lexis!

Heitor, from Brazil, is studying Engineering at University but has taken a break to come to Australia and improve his English! He currently works for FIAT but he wants to be able to speak English fluently as he feels it is necessary for a successful career. He enjoys soccer and surfing, so no doubt he’ll be enjoying the waves in Byron after class!

 

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! 31st July!

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

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Elisa, from Brazil, is an Elementary and High School teacher. She has been in Byron Bay for three days and is absolutely loving it! She feels the relaxed lifestyle really suits her personality. She chose to improve her English here in Australia because she thinks it is the most beautiful country to study, and we couldn’t agree more!

Oriol, is from Sabadell, a city near Barcelona, Spain. He loves the outdoors; whether it be walking, having drinks with friends or going to the beach! He also enjoys playing basketball and surfing; so Byron is definitely a great location for him! He is a physiotherapist at Sabadell hospital, which he loves as he gets to help people and improve their health. He doesn’t often have to speak English in his job but he still feels it is useful to have a high level of English, which is what brings him here to us for the next 12 weeks!

Aki, from Japan, lives near Mt Fuji with her family and dog. She has just finished studying pharmacy at University and in October will start working for a company developing new medicines. She needs to use English at her work so will study with us for the next 4 weeks to bring her level up. She loves sports and is looking forward to doing some yoga while she’s in Byron!

Arthur, from Brazil, is here in Byron Bay visiting one of his two daughters. She used to study here at Lexis 5 years ago and now works and lives here. She enjoyed her time so much she recommended that her dad study with us for a week while he visits!

Alberto, from Spain, chose to come to Australia to learn about other cultures, improve his English and enjoy the surf culture! His favourite hobbies are windsurfing and skiing. He is currently in his last year of school and would then like to study something related to the sciences, maybe pharmacy or biology!

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.

New Starters! 17th July

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

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Gustavo, from Brazil, loves to travel and meet people from all over the world to learn about their cultures. This combined with his new hobby of surfing makes Byron Bay the perfect place for him to study! He has graduated as a production engineer and would like to improve his English so he is able to get a good job relating to this (and do some more travelling!).

Eugene is from Italy but has been working in Switzerland as an engineer. He choose to study English in Australia because he loves the lifestyle here and thinks it is a beautiful country (and he’s certainly not wrong!). He enjoys snowboarding and any other sports that involve a board, so he will no doubt be perfecting his surf skills whilst in Byron!

Valerie, from Switzerland, choose to study in Byron so she can also learn surfing whilst learning English! She enjoys many sports, including skiing, snowboarding, swimming, hiking and biking! She has just finished school and plans to spend the next year travelling and working, before studying Veterinary medicine at University in Bern.

Steven, from Germany, has just completed his Masters Degree in Industrial Engineering. His passions are sports and nature and last year he crossed the Alps with only his backpack and a tent!! He is wanting to improve his English to allow him to get a good job in the future and be able to communicate with people all over the world!

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.

 

 

Graduation Blog 7th July 2017

On Friday we said goodbye to 6 wonderful students.

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Danielle, from Brazil, graduates from Ellie and Claudia’s advanced class.  Ellie and Claudia said how lovely it has been to have her in class! She has such a lively and positive attitude and she was a pleasure to teach. Danielle’s English has improved in all areas. Well done! I am sure you enjoyed your time here in Byron Bay and we wish you all the very best for your future.

Pedro, from Brazil, also graduates from Ellie and Claudia’s advanced class. Pedro joined us from Brisbane 5 weeks ago. Ellie and Claudia said how his calm and positive attitude made him a pleasure to have in class. He has been a very conscientious student and has a truly impressive grasp of English.  He leaves us with an outstanding level of English and for this he should be very proud. Congratulations Pedro!

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Gabriel, from Brazil, has been with us since January. He studied in Paul’s FCE class and received fantastic results in his Cambridge exams. He graduates from Ellie and Claudia’s Advanced class. All his contributions to class discussions have been greatly appreciated. It has been wonderful getting to know you and you will be truly missed by everyone here at Lexis. He is not venturing too far though, staying in Byron Bay to work and surf. Congratulations Gabriel; it has been a pleasure!

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Louis, from France, graduates from Josie’s Upper Intermediate class after a spending a magical week in Byron learning English an surfing on our TAP program. Josie described how he was keen to learn, participated well and had a great attitude. She only wished she he could have stayed longer. We hope to see you back in Byron again before long Louis!

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Elena, from Spain, graduated from Josie’s Upper Intermediate class, having been with us for a wonderful 24 weeks. She left us for a 2 week stint in the Sunshine Coast and though she enjoyed the experience she just couldn’t wait to come back to Byron. She has made fantastic progress, moving from Pre Intermediate to Upper Intermediate. Now she leaves us to explore Bali and the Philippines. She has become part of the furniture here at Lexis and we are terribly sad to see her go. Good luck with everything Elena!

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Felipe, from Brazil, graduates from Paul’s Intermediate class. Felipe has been with us for 16 weeks, in which time he has been a fantastic student and classmate, always showing interest in getting to know others and and at the same time practising his English. His English has improved a great deal in the last 16 weeks, especially his speaking ability. We hope you have enjoyed your time at Lexis English and wish you all the best in the future!

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.

 

 

New Starters! 3rd of June

Yesterday we were delighted to welcome 12 new starters to Lexis Byron Bay!

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Silvia, from Italy, has actually been here in Byron Bay for two years already. She loves music and yoga and hopes to embark on a yoga teacher training course in September.

Beatriz, from Brazil, is studying English along with her studies in Physical Education and intends to become a personal trainer. As a seasoned surfer, she chose Byron for its beautiful beaches.

Francois, from France, has come to Australia with his family to get some extra English practice. In France, he loves to play handball and in the future he would like to pursue a career in trains!

Emkar joins us from a little town in the Basque country in the North of Spain. She enjoys writing and music and she studied psychology and has come to Byron to enjoy the culture and to improve her English.

Asier also joins us from the Basque country in the North of Spain. He has left the cool climate of his home town to explore the sites of Byron and Australia. He hopes that improving his English will allow him to communicate with people as he travels the world.

Nicolo, from Italy, enjoys rock climbing and surfing. In Italy rock climbing is very common as there are many mountains. Surfing, however, is not so common and Nicolo has come to Byron to practice surfing, as well as to improve his English.

Marta, from Spain, has been lucky enough to be granted a month to study English abroad by her employer. She plans to study and then to go onto explore Queensland before returning to Madrid.

Ferran, from Spain, returns to Lexis Byron Bay, having studied with us last year. He joins us again for one month of surfing and studying English, before returning to Barcelona to go to University to study joint honours in Journalism, advertising, public relations and marketing.

Louis, from France, joins us from Brisbane where he studied in a High school exchange program. He loves travelling and discovering new places and he chose Australia to study because the people are warm and open minded.

Isaure, from France, has come to Australia for her Summer holidays. She lives in Paris and chose Byron so that she could surf alongside her studies. She came to Australia two years ago and enjoyed it so much she has been keen to return ever since.

Zoe, from France, has come to Australia to practice her speaking and in particular to work on her accent. It is her first time in Australia – she has always wanted to visit for the beautiful beaches and great surf spots.

Rocio, from Spain, has also been granted the opportunity to study English abroad by her employer. She loves travelling and hopes to improve her English so that she has the freedom to move to a different city, such as London.

 

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.

News Starters! 26th June

Today Lexis Byron Bay welcomes 8 new starters!

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Renata, from Brazil, has come to Byron to enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of our lovely Beach town. Living in the bustling city of São Paulo she decided to escape and enjoy the quiet and relaxed lifestyle of Byron Bay. She studied advertising at university and has since pursued a career in it – she hopes that becoming completely fluent in English will boost her career even more.

Silvia, also from Brazil, has come to Byron to enjoy the Australian culture and to rest and relax. She left Brazil to explore the world and has traveled through Asia, starting in Thailand and ending in Bali, having explored the Island on a motorbike.

Gregory, from Paris, decided to come travelling in Australia and New Zealand to improve his English for his career. While he is here he is keen to explore Australia and see some of its many beautiful sights like the Whitsunday Islands.

Victor, from Mauritius joins us for the second time at Lexis Byron Bay, having studied and surfed here for 2 weeks last year. He returns to Byron as he thinks immersing himself in the English language is the best way to learn – that and he is a little obsessed with surfing!

Yanis, also from Mauritius, did not come to Byron for the beach or the sunshine, as they also get plenty of this in their home. He came to Byron to improve his English but most importantly to surf. He would like to continue to travel after he finishes his studies and his is considering going to University in Singapore!

Pierre, from Belgium, was told by his friend that Australia was amazing, and he wanted to come to see it for himself. Pierre had to postpone his trip to Byron, so he has been looking forward to coming here for a long time! He is glad to finally be here to surf and improve his English.

Nozomi, from Japan, has come to Byron to enjoy the chilled lifestyle and the beautiful beaches. She likes to surf and listen to music and she is excited to meet people of various nationalities and learn about other cultures.

We are also delighted to welcome back Desiree, from Spain, after a short break from school.

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! 19th June

Welcome to our three new starters at Lexis Byron Bay today!

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Mayuko, from Japan, has left her job working for Ralph Lauren to come to Byron Bay and pursue a career in the organic food industry. Having already traveled around Australia, visiting Sydney, Melbourne and Perth, she decided on Byron to come and study.  She certainly chose the right place! She would like to improve her English so that she can communicate with people internationally for work.

Beatrice joins us from Milan, Italy. She has escaped the sweltering Summer in Milan to enjoy the fresh air of Byron in winter. She leaves behind her family, her dog and her horse Strudel – who she practices show jumping with! She has come back to Australia, having studied in Lexis Noosa last year, because she loves Australia so much and she believes the best way to learn a language is to fully immerse yourself in it. She loves to surf and could not wait to get in the water today to ride the waves.

Cameron, from Belgium, joins us in Byron having studied at Lexis Noosa. Cameron loves surfing and would surf everyday if he could. He has certainly come to the right place too! He has just finished high school and will return home to study pursue his studies in environmental sciences. Cameron sees learning English as necessary for him to communicate with people while he continues to travel and explore the world.

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.