New Starters! 12 November

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

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Mary is from the German part of Switzerland, in the Swiss alps. Her hobbies include painting and writing. She also enjoys sports, particularly rock climbing, yoga and of course hiking in the alps! She works as a painter, but will find farm work whilst in Australia so she can save money to travel!

Nuria is from Barcelona, Spain. She likes to practice sports and go on adventures with her friends. She also enjoys going to cultural events, listening to music and taking her dog for a walk in the mountains. She studied sports at college and has since worked in a climbing centre. She wants to improve her English for travel and work!

Antonella is from Beunos Aires, Argentina. She is a freelance graphic designer and is training to become a yoga teacher. She wants to improve her English so she can meet people from all over the world and have a good job. She chose Australia for her studies because it is a wonderful place, beautiful beaches and the people who live here are very nice!

Rikiya is from Japan. He enjoys watching soccer, reading book and manga. He is studying at medical school to become a doctor. He chose Australia because his brother said it was a fun place to be! Also because it is a beautiful place and he is happy to be here for the summer season! As well as studying English he is also doing our surf programme, so will be improving at two things during his 6 weeks at Lexis!!

David is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. His biggest passion is racing drones. He builds them himself, connecting a camera on the front, then wears goggles that send him a live feed of where the drone is going! He has completed an apprenticeship as a technical engineer for air conditioning but next would  like to study something more creative. He is here in Byron Bay to gain some life experience as well as improving his English!

Yonghun is Korean, but grew up in Japan. He lives in Japan with his wife, daughter and son. He has worked for 30 years as an x ray technician in a hospital. He enjoys surfing so is looking forward to catching some waves in Byron during his free time; this is the main reason he chose Lexis Byron for his studies!

Madoka is from Japan. She likes reading comics and listening to music. She also enjoys sports and has practiced karate for 7 years. She graduated from studying Physics at University in September, then visited France before coming here to Byron! When she returns to Japan she will start work at a trading company and needs English for this job. When she has finished her 5 weeks of study with us she will visit Cairns with her mum.

Maria is from Spain. Her biggest passion is playing the piano. She studied Business Administration at University but is now thinking of training to become a yoga teacher. She decided to come to Australia to improve her English because she would like to learn about another countries culture and have some fun!

Cynthia is from the French speaking part of Switzerland. She loves sports, particularly skiing, cycling, football and hockey. She works for the postal service in Switzerland. After her 12 weeks of study she will travel Australia, and this is her main reason for wanting to improve her English!

Giuseppe is from Florence, Italy. He studies and works within agriculture there. He wants to improve his English as he feels it is important for many things, including getting to know people from other countries and cultures. His biggest passion is travelling and he has visited many places and plans on visiting many more!

Mai is from Japan. She loves music, with her favourite being hip hop. She also loves skateboarding. She chose Byron Bay for her studies because she loves the sunshine and wants to learn to surf! She is here to improve her English because she has a year working holiday visa in Australia and would then like to travel to California!

 

 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! 5 November

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

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Alan is from the Italian part of Switzerland. He loves to travel and discover new places and cultures. His hobbies are listening to music, yoga, trekking and cooking. He studied at hospitality school and has worked in different hotels as a receptionist. He decided to come to Australia to experience something new and create new work opportunities for himself!

Rita is from France. She likes tennis and playing the saxophone. Her biggest passion is traveling and she has visited many countries. Since finishing her Chemistry studies she has been working as a quality engineer in the pharmaceutical industry. English is very important for her job so that is what bring her here to us! She chose Australia for her studies because of the sunshine!

Laura is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. In her free time she likes to read and spend time with her friends and family. She completed commercial training but decided she would instead like to be a school teacher, so is now studying again at the University of Bern. She is here with us at Lexis so she can achieve the Advanced level in English for her studies.

Marcella is from Brazil. She works there as a lawyer. In her free time she likes to hang out with her friends. She chose Australia for her studies because of the beautiful weather, wonderful landscape and amazing people!

Patrick is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. He loves to be in nature and regularly goes hiking. He also enjoys playing soccer and floorball (similar to ice hockey but without ice!). After completing his electrician apprenticeship he has been doing the first part of the required 245 day militarily service. He wants to improve his English for his travels around Australia and New Zealand!

 

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! 29 October

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

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Maria is from Barcelona, Spain. She plays handball and likes riding her bike. She works as a hairdresser in Spain. She decided to come to Lexis Byron Bay because of the recommendation from her cousin Pol who studied with us for 5 months in 2016, and also her friend Eric who is currently studying with us!

Gustavo is from Brazil and here with his wife Giovana. His favourite hobby is playing soccer. He works within administration but would like to study business when he returns from Australia. He is looking forward to improving his English over the next 20 weeks with us!

Giovana is also from Brazil. She loves animals and takes care of cats and dogs. She wants to improve her English for new opportunities in her professional and personal life. She chose to study in Australia so she can discover a new country, culture and people! She picked Lexis Byron Bay because her cousin Izabel studied with us for nearly a year between 2016-2017 and said it would be the best place for her!

Celine is from the South of France. She loves sports, with her favourite being volleyball and judo, which she has a black belt in! She has a masters degree in Chemistry and works the CNRS (Central National of Research Scientific). She needs to improve her English as it is very important for her future career.

ChangSeok, nickname Eidan, is from Korea. His biggest hobby is basketball, both playing and watching.  He started his English studies in Sydney but there were too many Korean people, so he decided to move to Byron Bay instead to meet people from other countries and improve his English quicker! When he finished his studies he would like to work in Uluru.

Nicol is from Italy and currently living in the Italian part of Switzerland with her family. She likes to spend time with her friends, playing sports. She also loves to travel, which is one of the main reasons she is here! She has worked as a secretary for 3 years in the state’s office, but is taking a year break to travel and improve her English and German. She chose Byron Bay for her studies as it has always been her dream to be near the sea and surf!

Marta is from Spain. She has been living in Sydney for the last year and a half but chose to move to Byron Bay because of the nature and yoga! She worked as a beauty therapist in Sydney, giving massages and facials. In the future she would like to manage a business focusing on health, yoga, surf and massages.

Silvia is from Italy. She loves travelling, reading and all sports, but particularly surfing! She has a bachelor degree in Civil Engineering and an after-degree certificate in International Co-operation. It has always been her dream to come to Australia and she wants to be able to surf the beautiful Australian waves! When she has improved her English she would like to do an internship in Civil-Environmental Engineering.

Audrey is from the French speaking part of Switzerland. She works with children, as a social worker. She wants to improve her English so she can travel the East Coast of Australia and makes friends with people from all different countries! She is very excited to be here for the Australia summer, especially as it is snowing now in Switzerland!

Elsa is from the French speaking part of Switzerland. Her hobbies are drawing, painting, snowboarding and hanging out with friends. She studied applied arts and has worked as a decorator for the past 4 years. She wants to study English in Australia for many reasons; the main one being when she returns to Switzerland she would like to be a snowboard teacher and English is very important for this. She also loves travelling and knows English as important for this, as many people are able to communicate in English.

Yaiza is from Spain. She loves surfing, yoga, running and photography. She has been studying human resources at university and also working as a waitress. She wants a good level of English so she is able to speak fluently with people and get a good job. Her dream job is one which will allow her to work online so she has the flexibility to work and travel at the same time!

Alejandro is from Spain. He has been studying at Lexis Brisbane but decided he wanted to experience Byron Bay, so will now study with us for the next 3 months!

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! 22 October

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

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Anja is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. In her free time she likes to play volleyball and go swimming. She works as a medical assistant, specialising in sports medicine. She wants to improve her English to make her travels around Australia easier!

Nuria is from Madrid but has been living in Mallorca for the past 13 years. She works as a chef on a private yacht, which is a job she loves! She would like to travel around the world cooking, learning about different countries cultures and traditions. Her goal for her 20 weeks with us is to be able to speak English like a native!

Shannon is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. Her hobbies are snowboarding in the winter and playing soccer and riding her motorbike in the winter. She works as a car mechanic with her dad, but is thinking about working abroad in the next few years. She chose to study English in Australia because she really likes the accent and has always wanted to visit!

Chiara, nickname Chichi, is from Italy but currently living with her family in the South of Switzerland. She loves nature and outdoor activities, including horse riding, swimming and sailing. She has just finished high school and is now looking forward to new experiences and meeting new people in beautiful Byron Bay! She wants to improve her English so she is able to travel and work all over the world!

Alexandra is from Barcelona, Spain. She enjoys sports and cooking with her father in his restaurant. She studied nutrition and diet and will train to become a personal trainer when she finishes her studies with us next June! She decided to study English as she feels it is important for work, and chose Byron Bay because of the nature and chilled vibes!

 

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! 15 October

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

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Deborah is from Sao Paulo, Brazil. Her passions are traveling and visiting new places. She works as an analyst in trade marketing. She decided to study English in Australia because she has always wanted to explore this country and learn more about the language!

Alexandre is from New Caledonia. His hobbies include surfing, windsurfing, wakeboarding and skating. He is also interested in space and flying. When he finishes school he would like to become a pilot and travel the world. It is important for him to have a good level of English to be able to fulfill his dreams.

Francoise is the mum of Alexandre, so also from New Caledonia! As well as sixteen year old Alexandre, she also has a nine year old daughter. She enjoys horse riding and cooking.  She studied law and worked as a lawyer within the education sector. She wants to improve her English for traveling and plans to visit New Zealand, the United States and England after her trip to Australia!

Fernando is from Brazil. She works in the investment department of a bank. In her free time she likes to watch movies and go out with her friends. Her biggest love is traveling. She wants to improve her English so she will have the confidence to speak to people from all over the world, and also so she can one day work for a global bank.

Noriko is from Japan. She works as a travel agent in Tokyo but has taken a year off to study and travel in Australia. She wants to improve her English so she can be a guide for tourists when the Olympic games are in Tokyo in 2020. Her hobbies are reading, walking and yoga. She chose Byron Bay for her studies because it is popular for yoga and the relaxed lifestyle here!

Rafaela is from Brazil. She has been in Australia for 2 years and already completed our Business course. She likes surfing, traveling and working out. She works at one of the nail bars here in Byron Bay. She loves living in Australia and is now studying IELTs with us so she can pass her exam and apply for a nursing course and extend her visa!

 

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! 8 October

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

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Patrick is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. He likes techno music and going to parties. He is studying and working as a building engineer. He feels it is important to have a good level of English and is looking forward to learning, and also to meet new people from all over the world!

Laura is from Spain. Her hobbies include drawing, playing the guitar and dancing. She has been working as a receptionist at a campsite and also as a yoga teacher. After finishing her studies in Law she spent a year in France and then began studying naturopathy and yoga teaching. When she has finished 3 months of perfecting her English she will travel around Australia before heading home!

Manuele is from Italy, but has lived in Switzerland for the past twenty years. He has been working in a physiotherapist as a personal coach, guiding clients through exercises. He wants to improve his English so he can communicate better with the international clients at his work. He arrived in Byron last week and is very happy with his homestay and how nice and friendly everyone is here!

Samira is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She likes to meet up with friends and go for hikes in the Swiss mountains. She plays for a football team, training twice a week and playing against another team at the weekend. For the past five years she has worked in a private pediatrician office for three doctors. When she finishes her studies with us she will study in Zurich for 3 years to become an operation room assistant.

Yuko is from Japan. Her hobbies are surfing, drinking and yoga, all of which she can do here in Byron Bay! She enjoys learning English and feels improving her level will increase her opportunities. She is very happy to be near the sea and nature, as it is very different to the busy city of Tokyo, where she grew up.

Julia is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She is here with her twin sister Ilona. Her hobbies are tennis and swimming. She works in a hospital in Switzerland. She is looking forward to being in Australia and improving her English.

Ilona is Julia’s twin sister, so also from the German speaking part of Switzerland! In here free time she likes to go swimming. She is excited to be here with us at Lexis for the next 4 weeks improving her English.

Nuria is from Barcelona, Spain. She loves traveling, meeting new people and learning about different cultures. Her biggest passion is surfing, not just catching the waves but also just being in the ocean, searching for new spots, the nature and the people. She studied Marketing and finished her degree in International Business. She is now working for a company selling products for agriculture.

Iero is from Brazil. He has worked for the past 11 years in a mining company, and during this time has also studied Geology and completed his degree in Finance. He chose to study in Australia because the warm weather is similar to Brazil and he can surf and work during his studies.

Tania is from Catalonia, Spain. She loves photography, traveling and reading books. She studied Graphic Arts at college and is now studying Communication and Journalism online. She has been working in a jewellery shop for the past year. She chose to study English in Australia so she can also surf and enjoy this beautiful country!

Andrea is from the Czech Republic. She loves being in nature; hiking in the mountains, enjoying the views and watching sunrises and sunsets. She also loves being by the ocean and is wanting to learn to surf while she’s in Byron. After finishing her studies in Psychology and Latin she went to work in Italy for the ski season. She wants to improve her English as it will help here when traveling and in the future she would like to teach English to children.

Elisa is from the French speaking part of Switzerland. Her biggest passion is dancing and she also use to horse ride and perform in the theatre. She has just finished school so now wants to take a year for herself, to improve her English and travel. She chose Australia for her studies because of the sunny weather, good vibes and surfing!

Dayane is from Brazil. She is currently studying accounting and working as a credit analyst, but is taking a 3 week holiday to study English. She has a daughter who is 9 years old. She is athletic and plays American football. She is wanting to improve her English as she feels it is necessary for work.

Annick is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. Her hobbies include floorball, hiking, traveling and riding her motorcycle. She works for as an architecture, drawing diagrams of apartments. She is here here with us fro 3 months to improve her English for traveling!

 

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! 2 October

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

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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.