New Starters! 16 October

Welcome to our seven new students at Lexis Byron Bay today!

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Miyu, from Japan, loves to watch movies and listen to music. She works as an Aesthetician but would now like to study Naturopathy so she can help people with their health rather than their appearance, as she feels this is more important. She will study this in Australia after she has improved her English with Lexis over the next 9 months!

Jenny is from Switzerland, where she lives with her boyfriend and their 2 guinea pigs! She enjoys traveling, cooking, running and meeting up with friends. She has worked in the Post Office for eight years and is now the manager there! She wants to improve her English so she can make many new friends on her travels!

Fuka, from Japan, is mum to our lovely homestay officer Koko! After visiting back in August and coming along to some of the school activities she decided to enrol herself for 2 weeks of studies! She has four grandchildren who she would really like to help with their English when she returns to Japan, and then one day bring them all here!

Tifany, from Switzerland, enjoys skiing, running, sports and reading. She works as a teacher for children aged 8 to 10, which keeps her very busy! It was her childhood dream to come to Australia so she is very happy to be here in this beautiful country! She wants to improve her English as she feels it is very important for travel, work and hobbies!

Daniela is from Columbia. She loves to read religious books and also to work out. She works as a physical therapist in a private hospital. She has studied in Colombia and Spain, and also studied English in America for 2 years,  but is hoping her studies here in Australia will now help her to be fluent!

Sharon lives in Switzerland, but her mum is from Israel so she also speaks Hebrew.  She was working in a dental practice but quit to go traveling! She wants to improve her English so she can speak to people from all over the world. She chose Australia for her studies because she loves the beach, warm weather an nature!

Kento, from Japan, joins us from Lexis Noosa! He will start off in Michelle’s Elementary class and study with us here in Byron for 6 weeks!

 

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! 9th October

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

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Luca is from Switzerland, the German part, near Zurich. He has been doing track and field since he was 10 and specialises in the the long sprint and middle distances . He also really enjoys painting and drawing. He chose to study in Byron Bay so he can also learn surfing whilst improving his English!

Kanae is from Tokyo, Japan. She is very proud to be working as a nurse helping people. Her many hobbies include dancing, singing, yoga and walking. She is really looking forward to doing more yoga while she is in Byron, which is great as we have free classes for our students every Monday!

Carmen, from Switzerland, loves animals and works as a vets assistant. She loves going to the gym and for runs in the forest. She hasn’t studied English for 7 years so is looking forward to studying and improving her speaking!

Marta, from Spain, enjoys travelling and meeting people from other cultures. She has completed a degree in Tourism and worked on the front desk of a hotel in Zaragoza. She wants to improve her English for her professional future and is looking forward to meeting people from all over the world!

 Noemi, from Switzerland, loves to draw and cook spicy food. She has just finished High School of Arts and next year will start Illustration School. She chose Australia for her English studies as it has beautiful weather, lots of nature and friendly people. After her studies she would like to travel, which her improved English will help her with!

Alex (Alejandro) is from Spain. He loves all sports, particularly the physics behind it. He studied Marketing and now needs to improve his English for his new job. When he returns to Spain he will complete the first level exam to show he has a high level of English, and that’s what Lexis is going to help him achieve!

Lucia, from Argentina, is a Physical Education teacher and also a lifeguard. She loves all sports and also to travel. She chose to study in Byron bay because she loves this country and feels the best way to learn a language is to become part of the community. In the future she would like to travel around the world, meeting new people and working along the way!

Ricardo is from Chile. He loves to surf and this is why he chose Byron Bay; he’ll be able to get lots of practice in whilst also improving his English! He is an engineer in Prevention of Risk, and has worked for a big company in Chile for almost 12 years.  He wants to improve his English so he can complete the IELTs exam and find a new job within his profession.

 

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! 3 October

Welcome to our 15 new starters joining us at Lexis Byron Bay today!

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Anna lives and works in Spain as a language travel consultant. She loves relaxed places, the beach and surf, so Byron Bay was the perfect option for her studies! It has always been her dream to come to Australia and she is really excited to be here for the next 5 months!

Stephanie lives in Switzerland with her boyfriend and their 2 cats. She studied Pharmacy and now works in Insurance. She wants to improve her English so she can speak to many different nationalities on her travels and then for work when she returns to Switzerland.

Andrea is from Switzerland, the German part. She enjoys lots of sports, including surfing. She works as a lumberjack and also plants plants in the streets around her town. It’s her second time in Australia, and because she loved Byron so much the first time round it’s where she chose to come for her studies!

Unai, from Spain, decided to come to Australia for 2 reasons; improve his English and surf! It has long been his dream to visit here and after 2 years of hard work came to an end he decided now was the time! He hasn’t practiced his English for some time now and is looking forward to brushing up his skills while enjoying Byron’s waves!

Alessia lives in the South of Switzerland. In her free time she enjoys skiing, running and playing tennis. She studied in Bellinzona and Lugano, and has worked as a secretary for 3  years in Zurich. She decided to study in Australia because it is a beautiful country and she would like to discover it’s nature and cities. She is wanting to improve her English so she can find work in a travel agency or hotel when she returns to Switzerland.

Linda, from Switzerland, enjoys swimming, relaxing at the beach and going out with friends. For the past 4 years she has worked at a nursery school, which she loves! She chose to further her English as she feels it is a very important and beautiful language.

Oxel lives in the Basque Country in the North of Spain, on the border of France. He studied Environmental Sciences and is now here to study English and explore this beautiful country. He loves sports, particularly surfing and that is why he chose Byron Bay for his studies!

Miguel is from Valencia, Spain. He works as a graphic designer and also as a wedding photographer at the weekends. He enjoys walking, cooking and calligraphy. He wants to improve his English for his job and to speak more with his English friends!

Mario is from Sao Paulo, Brazil and is here with his wife Alessandra. His favourite thing to do in his free time is cook. He is wanting to improve his English because it is a universal language and one he really likes!

Alessandra, also from Sao Paulo, loves taking photos and reading. She works for global company Wolters Kluwer as a DevOps manager. She decided to come to Australia to improve her English as her brother lives here and she thinks it is a beautiful country!

Felipe lives in Switzerland but his parents are Portugese, so he speaks Portugese and French. He loves sports, particulary judo, soccer and latin dancing. He left his job as a technician to come to Australia on the recommendation of his friends and is looking forward to improving his English close to the beach!

Fabio is from Switzerland. He enjoys playing floorball (like ice hockey without ice!) and also boxing. He works as an electrician back home. He wants to improve his English so when he goes travelling he is able to talk to people from all over the world!

Jasmine lives with her mum and Husky-Kelpie dog Shejla in Switzerland. She loves drawing and has been ballet dancing since she was 15. She is trained as a Polydesigner and has designed layouts of shops. When she has finished her studies here at Lexis she will travel to Sri Lanka, India and South East Asia, and wants to improve her English so she is able to meet more people!

Nadja, from Switzerland, loves going out with friends, chilling at home watching TV and also drawing. In the last 3 years she has trained as an apprenctice as a chef in a private hospital. She is excited now to travel, improve her English and decide what she wants to do in the future! She decided on Byron Bay for her studies as she loves the weather, people and wants to learn how to surf!

Julieta is from Argentina. She enjoys reading, running and playing tennis and volleyball. She has worked as an accountant for the past 4 years. She wants to improve her English for work and also for travel around Australia and Asia!

 

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! 25th September

Welcome to our twelve new students starting Lexis Byron Bay today!

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Lorena lives in Barcelona, Spain where she works as a vet. She is very happy and grateful to have this job as she has always had a special relationship with animals and loves being able to help them. She has come to Australia not only to improve her English, but also to travel, practice surfing and to see the native wildlife!

Thomas is from Switzerland, where he lives with his brother near Davos in the Swiss Alp. His main hobby is to restore old classic cars and drive them around Switzerland’s beautiful streets and mountains. He also loves travelling and this is why he wants to improve his English, so he can speak with people from all over the world. He chose Australia for his studies as he has only ever heard good things from his friends who have been here before!

Elisa is from Italy and loves dancing and reading. She has just finished studying Fashion Design in Como, near Milan. She wanted to come to Australia to study as it is very different from where she lives, much more relaxed! She also chose Australia because of her love for animals; she is looking forward to seeing kangaroos and swimming with sharks while she is here! When she returns to Italy she would like to go to University to become a vet.

Chiara is from Switzerland, the Italian part. She has a bachelor in Interior Design but currently works as a architect. She loves to travel and wants to improve her English for her summer of travel! She will study with us until February and then travel Indonesia. She is looking forward to her time here and escaping the winter in Switzerland!

Virginia is from Monza, Italy; famous for hosting the Formula 1 and one of the biggest parks in Europe! She loves animals and cooking Italian food for her family and friends. She is really looking forward to learning English and surfing while in Byron Bay, and also enjoying the beautiful weather in this wonderful country!

Brice is from France and a basketball player. He speaks fluent French and also Spanish as he lived there for a while, but now he would like to improve his English so he can study in Business School. He came to Byron Bay on the recommendation of our moved loved former student Raphael Mesplede; we’re sure he’ll love it here just as much!

Ruth is from Switzerland and here with her husband, Benjamin. Together they have studied English in New Zealand and will now study with us for 12 weeks, before visiting South America! Her hobbies include travelling, swimming and reading.

Benjamin, Ruth’s husband, is also from Switzerland and together they have a son and daughter. He enjoys swimming, diving, skiing and walking. They are both wanting to improve their English for their travels around Australia and South America, which they will be doing until August next year!

Soichiro, from Japan, enjoys basketball, boxing, scuba diving and singing. He wants to be able to speak fluent English as he plans to be a singer, designer and business man and would like to be able to work all around the world. He chose Byron Bay for his studies as he loves nature, music and the fashion here!

Santiago, from Spain, describes himself as a positive person who loves sports, cinema and travel. He has just finished studying Law in Spain and would now like to obtain a high level of English for his future job. He chose to study in Australia because of friends recommendations, the weather and the nice people!

Rafael, from Spain, would prefer to be known as Rafa! He enjoys reading, sports, travelling and hanging out with friends. He finished his bachelor in Economics at the University of Granada in June and is now enjoying a lovely gap year between his Degree and Masters. He chose to come to Byron Bay to improve his English as it’s a completely different culture and lifestyle for him!

Noemi is from Switzerland, where she works as a nurse. When she’s not working she likes to go out with her friends, bake cakes and travel with her family. It has been a dream of hers for many years to come to Australia so she is really happy to be here now! After her 4 weeks of study at Lexis she is looking forward to traveling the East Coast of Australia and seeing more of this beautiful 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! 18th September

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

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Martina is from Milan, Italy. She enjoys walking, studying and traveling. She has just finished high school where she studied French, German and English. In the future she plans to study Science of the Earth at University. She choose to come to Australia as her friends told her how good English schools are in here, both for improving the language and yourself!

Marta Camilla is also from Milan, Italy. She loves reading, cooking, listening to music and all things beauty related. She will study with us at Lexis for the next 8 weeks and when she returns to Milan she will be attending a Makeup Academy so she can turn her biggest hobby into a job!

Lydie is from Switzerland. She loves festivals, music and people! She also enjoys being in the mountains for the fresh air and wonderful views. She came to Australia as it has always been a dream of hers and friends recommended Byron Bay as one of their favourite places. She isn’t sure what she’d like to do in the future but she is hoping her time here and travels will help her decide on this!

Marta is from Spain and has just finished her studying Economy and Marketing at University in Valencia. She loves sports and is really looking forward to being able to surf everyday now she is in Australia! She wants to improve her English as it is important for a lot of jobs in Spain!

Lea lives in Switzerland with her parents, 3 brothers and one sister. In her free time she enjoys going out with her friends, spending time and the lake, and hiking with her family. She worked as a shop assistant before coming to Australia and when she returns she will work in a sports shop selling ski and snowboarding equipment. She chose Byron Bay for her studies because of the beautiful beaches and lovely people! She wants to improve her English for her travels around Australia!

Irene is from Spain. She loves the beach and surfing, so Byron Bay was the perfect study location for her! She also enjoys reading and writing and is the co-author of a book in Spain! She has just finished her Bachelor Degree in Audiovisual Design and worked in a production company, however when she returns she would like to find a job in the study sector. She wants to improve her English as she feels it is the most important language in the world and will help her find a good job!

Adriana lives in Bern, Switzerland. Her hobbies include singing, going to the gym, playing volleyball and spending time with her family and friends. She will study with us at Lexis for 2 months and then travel Australia for 2 months. She is wanting to improve her English for her travels and is looking forward to meeting lots of new people along the way!

Han (Yonghwan) is from Korea and loves listening to hip hop music and exercising. He has taken a semester off from University to come to Australia for a year; where he will study English, work and travel! He wants to be able to speak English fluently so he can meet people from all over the world during his travels!

Charlotte, from Switzerland, enjoys playing the guitar and dancing. She also enjoys sports, like jogging in the summer and skiing in the winter! After she finished school she completed a three year apprenticeship for a health insurance company. She wants to improve her English so she can get a good job when she returns to Switzerland!

Kaori is from Chigasaki City in Japan. She enjoys travelling, shopping and playing tennis. She worked as a doctor in Japan, specialising as a gastroenterologist. She would like to improve her English so she is able to complete the OET (Occupational English Test)!

Samira is from Switzerland. She enjoys yoga, skiing, hiking and spending time with friends and family. She works as a hairdresser and makeup artist. She wants to improve her English so she can meet people from all over the world on the travels she plans to do after her 8 weeks studying with us at Lexis!

 

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 – General English! 4th September!

Welcome to our twenty new General English students starting at Lexis Byron Bay today!

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Pascale lives on a farm with her family in Switzerland. She enjoys sports and is looking forward to taking surf lessons and buying a skateboard for her her time in Byron Bay! She currently works as a sales manager at a company producing medical instruments. She chose to further her studies in English so she can take her Advanced exam when she returns to Switzerland, but would like to travel Australia first!

Gioele is from South Switzerland, so a fluent Italian speaker. He was working for a company selling construction material but found this quite stressful, so decided to come to Byron Bay, one of the most relaxed places in the world!  He wants to improve his English because he says with it being the most important language in the world it will enable him to travel and work anywhere!

Andrea, from Switzerland, loves all sports and being active. She was working as a shop assistant but will work in a restaurant when she returns home. She chose to come to Australia to improve her English and to travel this beautiful country, which she plans to do at the end of her 6 weeks of study!

Ana, from Switzerland, loves reading, photography and drawing! In the future she would like to study marketing and communication at University.  She wants to improve her English so she can travel the world, and decided to do it in Australia because of the great lifestyle here!

Hyunha, from Korea, will go by her English name Hannah while here in Australia. She enjoys cooking, listening to music and playing volleyball. She is studying to become a primary school teacher and is looking forward to teaching the children Korea’s traditional dance and how to play instruments, amongst other subjects! She chose to study at Lexis Byron Bay so she can make friends and speak English with many different nationalities!

Nicole is from Switzerland, where she lives on a farm with her family. She enjoys going out with her friends and spending time with her puppy Mia. She is a nurse and looks after elderly people. She chose to come to Australia as her dad is a big fan of the country and they have family friends here in Queensland!

Svetlana lives in Switzerland, but her parents are from Serbia. She speaks Serbian, Italian, Spanish, German and is looking forward to improving her English! She has a bachelor in Social Services and works as a social worker in a hospital. She wants to improve her English as she feels it is important for everything in life; travel, work and news / world information. After her studies at Lexis she will travel around Australia, using her English along the way!

Leo is from Japan and will study with us at Lexis for 8 weeks. He chose to improve his English in Byron Bay as he loves to surf, he is really looking forward to being able to do this every day!

Nathalie is from Switzerland and lives in a town next to the capital city, Bern. In her free time she enjoys being outside and making things with her friends. Her family have a house in the Swiss mountains so she loves to ski in the winter. She works as a medical assistant in a practice with 7 doctors. She wants to improve her English as she feels it is the most important language to have!

Fabian, from Switzerland, enjoys skateboarding, trekking, cooking and playing video games. He works a butcher and is responsible for the production. He chose to study English in Australia as he has always wanted to visit and wants to live in another part of the world for a while. His future plans are to improve his English and career within butchery!

Judit is from Barcelona, Spain. She loves nature and reading books; Byron is the perfect place for this! She loves spending time outside doing yoga and with her two little dogs! She studied Economics at University and works as a Junior Accountant. She wants to improve her English for travelling and to find a good job!

Ramona, from Switzerland, love sports and hiking in nature. Her biggest passion though is music! She loves listening to and playing music; she plays the trumpet, trombone and piano! She works as a nurse in a rehabilitation centre, which she finds very rewarding. She wanted to study in Australia so she can see more of the world, beautiful nature and different cultures. After her 5 weeks at Lexis she will travel Australia and Bali!

Miriam, from Spain, studied tourism and loves to travel! She enjoys seeing new places, meeting people and getting to know different cultures. In the future she would like to have her own travel agents focusing on Latin America travel. She wants to improve her English as she understands it is very important for work within hospitality!

Damaris lives in the North of Switzerland. She enjoys snowboarding and skiing in the winter and swimming in the summer. She works as a seller in a jewelry shop, which she really enjoys as she gets to talk to clients from all over the world. She chose to come to Australia to explore this wonderful country and improve her English so can find a new job on her return to Switzerland!

Anna lives in a small village in the Swiss mountains. In her free time she enjoys going out on her bike around the mountains and also skiing and hiking. She worked as a nurse in a hospital but quit to come travel and study! She wants to improve her English for when she returns to being a nurse, as she meets people from all over the world it will make her job easier. She is looking forward to seeing more of the world, making new friends and improving her English!

Sergio is from Spain. He studied Police Science in the Police University of Spain and also Techniques in Journalism. For the last 10 years he has worked as a police officer in Spain and Europe. He is now taking a break from his job to travel around the world. His goals are to learn more English, meet new people and live this experience to the fullest! He has just spent 3 months travelling Europe and a further 3 months in Asia, so now it’s time to enjoy Australia for the next 7 months!

Clara lives in Switzerland but her father is Croatian and her mother is Italian, so she has 3 nationalities! She loves music and watching movies in her free time. She is a watchmaker for a Chopard manufacturer. She has always dreamt of coming to Australia so now she is combining her dream with improving her English for her job! After her 3 months at Lexis she will travel the rest of Australia!

Kazumi is from Japan. Her hobbies include cooking, sports and music. She studies Cooking and Nutrition at college in Japan and plans to be a Nutritionist. . She chose Australia for her English studies as she wants to also learn about the Australian culture.

Fabio is from Italy. His hobbies are football, which he has played for 25 years, and surfing, which he only started last year. He is looking forward to improving his surfing while he is in Byron Bay! He wants to improve his English so he will find it easier to travel the world, and maybe even find work and stay in Australia for a few years!

 

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 Starter! 28th August

Welcome to our one new starter joining us at Lexis Byron Bay today!

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Yurij was born in Milan, Italy but has more recently been living close to Venice. He’s very lucky as his hobby is also his job; a motorcycle mechanic! He visited Byron Bay 2 years ago during the Australian round of the Superbike World Championship and fell in love with the place! This is why he has chosen Byron for his English studies 🙂 Great to have you here Yurij!

 

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.