New Starters! 4 December

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

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Veronica is from Mallorca, Spain. She is an accountant for a tourism company and also manages their relationships with suppliers. She is wanting to improve her English so she is able to liaise with travel providers in other countries and further her career. She is really looking forward to getting the most from her 3 weeks here with us before flying home on Christmas day!

Julia is from Bern, the capital of Switzerland. She works there in a hospital, which she enjoys very much as she likes helping others. Her hobbies include walking, yoga and wakeboarding. She decided to come to Australia for her English studies as a friend told her how beautiful it is here and she loves the relaxed lifestyle!

Dano is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. He has been playing rugby since he was 5 and plays for two teams, including the under 20’s national team for Switzerland!  He worked for the finance team of a hotel before completing 430 days for the military. He wants to join the Police and for this reason is here to improve his English. He chose Byron Bay for his studies because of recommendations from friends!

Katja is from Germany. Her hobbies include gymnastics and meeting up with friends. She is a physiotherapist and works in a the neurology department of a hospital. She will study with us at Lexis Byron for 11 weeks before traveling the East Coast of Australia!

Melanie is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. Her hobbies include going to the gym, reading, meeting friends and going to the cinema. She worked for the Canton of Aargau prosecution office after finishing her studies in Economics, but quit to come here and study English before travelling Australia and New Zealand!

 

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! 27 November

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

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Silvan is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. His hobbies include skiing, fitness and listening to music. After finishing school he worked as a roofer and carpenter but will join the Swiss army for 5 months when he returns. He wants to improve his English as it is the language of the world and he would like to travel Canada, USA and England as well as Australia!

Juliana, from Brazil, enjoys swimming, cycling and watching movies. She also loves going to beach and would like to learn to surf, so Byron Bay was the perfect choice for her studies! She also chose this location because of the beautiful weather that is similar to Brazil. She believes this learning experience will be very important for her future work and life!

Rafael, from Brazil, is the second oldest son in a family of seven men! In Brazil his job was to audit big companies and give them financial advice, but he decided he needed a break from this and that’s what has brought him to Byron! It has always been his dream to come to Australia and he is wanting to improve his English so he can either find work here or further his career in Brazil!

Nana is from Nagano, Japan. They get a lot of snow here in the winter so she snowboards often. She loves animals and has a dog named Sappu and a cat named Hana (flower in Japanese). She is looking forward to studying hard, meeting new people and having a good time whilst here with us at Lexis!

Amanda, from Brazil, loves travelling and experiencing new things! She has just graduated in Chemical Engineering and during her studies worked as an intern at Sandland, a business management consultant company. She wants to improve her English so she can complete a post graduate course in Australia!

Luis, from Brazil, will study with us at Lexis Byron for 24 weeks in General English before starting our Business course at the end of May. Before coming to Byron he also studied at Lexis Brisbane! He is here with his wife and they are both hoping to find work and stay here in Australia for at least 2 or 3 years!

 

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! 20 November

Welcome to our eight new starters joining us at Lexis Byron Bay this week!

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Giorgia, from Italy, has already been living in Australia for the past 2 years. Prior to this she was living in London for 3 years but decided she wanted to be somewhere warmer! She has spent much of her time here travelling this amazing country but is now thinking about her future, so will be studying English with us for the next 5 weeks ready for her upcoming University course!

Diego, from Spain, likes sports, video games and hanging out with his friends. He has been studying Business and working in a bank, but decided to take a break to come to Australia! He plans to study English with us for 12 weeks before completing our 30 week Business course and hopefully starting his own company on his return to Spain!

Suguru, from Japan, enjoys rafting, canyoning and stand up paddle boarding! This is part of the reason he chose Australia for his studies, as he is able to do all of these activities here and enjoy the beautiful nature! He wants to improve his English so he can complete a yoga training course whilst in Australia and open his own yoga studio on his return to Japan!

Natalia is from Spain. Her main interest is her job as a Therapist; she loves learning new techniques to apply to her patients. She trained as a Thai masseuse in Thailand and would now like to find work in a Byron resort or spa.  She wants to improve her English as she feels it is an important language to know and to allow her to communicate with more people!

Maxime is from Switzerland, the French part. He has played Volleyball since he was 12 and also enjoys skiing, wakeboarding and surfing. He has just finished his Masters Degree in Biomedical Engineering with a specialisation in heart implants. He is at Lexis to improve his English as it is very important within the world of Biomedicine. Australia was an easy pick for his studies because of the warm and sunny weather!

Joel is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. His hobbies include swimming, reading the news and meeting up with his friends. After high school he studied Mechanical Engineering and worked two years in this job, before then studying Management and Finance.  He choose Byron Bay for his English studies because of the good atmosphere here!

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Pascal is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. This is his fifth time to Australia; he has previously studied at Lexis Perth and traveled around much of this spectacular country! He has been working in a chocolate factory as an electrical engineer for the past 6 and a half years and is currently completing a masters degree in Business Engineering. He needs to improve his English as he will start a new job on his return to Switzerland where he will be doing presentations in English!

 

 

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! 13 November

Welcome to our nine new starters joining us at Lexis Byron Bay this week!

Carlos is from Spain and loves to surf. He has been working for his fathers company for the past twenty years but his dream is to set up his own plumbing and electrical company in the Canary Islands. He chose to come to Australia and study because of the amazing people, beautiful weather and great waves!

Noemi, from Switzerland, loves baking and drawing. She has just finished 4 years studying Graphic Design and will now study English with us for 12 weeks! She wants to improve her English so she can meet people on her travels around Australia!

Cristina is from Catalonia, Spain. She loves sports and has just completed a Masters Degree in Physical Education. Her family encouraged her to come to Australia as they think it will be a really interesting experience for her and great for her to learn about the culture. She wants to leave with a high level of English so she can return to Spain and get a good job teaching P.E.

David is from Asturias, in the North of Spain. His hobbies include surfing, skateboarding and climbing. For work in Spain he builds boats, and in his 3 days in Byron Bay he has already got himself two jobs; one as a dishwasher in a restaurant and the other as a cleaner in a hotel! He wants to improve his English for his travels.

Anthony is from France but it has always been his dream to live in another country, which is what brings him to Australia! He chose here because of of the mentality of the people and so he can practice his English! His dreams for the future are to become a war fighter and also discover the world!

Merce, from Spain, has just finished her Degree in Marketing and Business. She decided to come to Australia to improve her English as she feels it is important for her life and career. She will study with us for the next 6 months, completing the Cambridge course in January. She is looking forward to travelling, meeting new people and living new adventures!

Gemma, from Spain, has been studying in Sydney for the last 4 months but decided Byron was much more suited to her! She works as a lawyer in Spain but she is really enjoying this new experience and what she’s learning from it. She is also really looking forward to continuing to improve her English and living in this beautiful town!

Ricardo is from Brazil. He loves advertising and works as an art director. In his spare time he enjoys playing guitar, Brazilian music and playing soccer video games. He wants to improve his English so he can work in an advertising company in Sydney and in the future have his own agency in Brazil!

Helga is also from Brazil and here with her boyfriend Ricardo! Back home she works as a marketing manager for a construction company. It is very important for her career that she speaks English, so she decided to come to Australia to improve hers and also travel and enjoy this amazing country!

 

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! 6th November

Welcome to our eight new students and one returning student at Lexis Byron Bay today!

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Yuumi is from Tokyo, Japan. She has been dancing Jazz since she was 3 and also loves salsa dancing! Her other hobbies include listening to music, watching movies and walking her dog. She works for a health and beauty company, in customer support and event planning. She wants to improve her English so she can find work in Australia and stay here for the next 2 years!

Andreia lives in Sao Paulo, Brazil. She has been studying biology for the last 2 years but is taking a break to now study English! She owns her own cafe in Brazil, selling food, juices and coffees. She loves meeting new people, traveling and going to the beach. She chose Australia for her studies because of the weather, friendly people and good coffee!

Francesco’s biggest passion is football, which he has been playing for 15 years. He plays for a football team in his home country, Switzerland. He studied economics and now works at a print centre as a customer consultant. He is looking forward to his time here at Lexis; learning the grammar of English, meeting new people and having a great time in this beautiful town!

Leonie, from Switzerland, speaks French with her family and German with her friends. It is her dream to learn many languages, with English currently being top of her list. Her hobbies include volleyball and snowboarding. She has been doing an apprenticeship in a hospital as a nurse for the past 3 years. It is her ambition to improve her English so she can go to many countries and help sick people there.

Lurdes (Maria) lives in L’Ametlla De Mar in Spain; a small fisherman village. She loves sports, in particular running. She owns a restaurant in Spain where she serves seafood, tapas and paella! She also works for a tourism office, as their community manager and organising events. She has now decided to take 6 months off to learn English and travel Australia!

Frediane, from Switzerland, lives on a farm up in the mountains. She is a singer and also loves skiing. She works with children and people with disabilities, but also in a restaurant in a ski station! She chose to do her English studies in Australia as it’s a beautiful place and she wants to learn about different cultures. Byron Bay was recommended to her as a great place to learn, make new friends and have a relaxing time!

Yuka is from Japan, where she lives in Nagoya city, the third biggest city in Tokyo. She enjoys singing and listening to music. Before coming to Australia she studied English in the Philippines for 2 months. She would like to work in an English environment so wants to improve her fluency further. Her dream is to become a counselor for other people wanting to study abroad and she will use her own experiences to help them with this!

Manuel, from Switzerland, loves sports; particularly calisthenics and beach handball. He has just finished high school and is on his gap year before starting university. He chose to study at Lexis as he is hoping to make lots of friends he can then travel with! While here he’ll also being doing our surf in action course; 4 surfs lesson a week!

Seohyun is from Korea. She studied here with us at Lexis Byron Bay last year for 18 weeks, and enjoyed her time so much she’s decided to come back again this year for a further 10 weeks!

 

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.

October in Photos!

PIZZA PARTY!

 

DREAM CATCHER MAKING!

 

TABLE TENNIS!

 

FARMERS MARKET!

 

BODY BOARDING!

 

COOKING WITH BIANCA!

 

FLAMENCO DANCING!

 

VOLLEYBALL!

 

WINE TASTING!

 

BOOMERANG PAINTING!

 

BEACH PICNIC!

 

SOCCER!

 

HALLOWEEN BBQ!

 

BWT TRAVEL FAIR!

 

BREAKFAST CLUB!

 

COFFEE CLUB!

22 NEW STARTERS!

 

26 GRADUATES!

 

 

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! 30th October

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

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Jean, from France, will be here with us for the next 5 months. In this time he is looking forward to studying English, meeting new people and getting lots of surfing in! He has been studying Science in Bayonne City for the past 3 years but is wanting to improve his English so he is able to get a scholarship in an English speaking country!

Maurizio is from Italy. His hobbies include swimming, surfing and hanging out with friends; all things he’ll be able to do plenty of in Byron Bay! After his studies with us he will stay in Australia for one year, hoping to find a job where he can continue to practice his English!

Cristina, from Spain, studied Children’s Education at University and works as a Kindergarten Teacher. She chose to come and study at Lexis Byron Bay as it has everything she needs; English and water sports, such as surfing and diving!! She is really happy to be here and is looking forward to studying, working and enjoying this beautiful town!

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.