Casino Royale! 12 October

On Friday we had our own Casino Royale here at Lexis Byron!

There was a roulette wheel set up but everyone was only interested in competing in the poker tournament!

Eric did a great job of explaining the rules to everyone, with some help from Pablo.

We continued playing until 7pm, when we then counted up our chips to see who had the most…

Daniel was the clear winner, earning himself a 6 pack of beer which he kindly shared with some of his fellow players! It’s been a good month of prizes for Daniel, having won himself a Whitsundays trip from Happy Travels last week!

 

 

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.

Poker! 31 August

Last Friday I challenged Luis and Lucas to a game of Poker!

I may have told a small white lie and said it was my first time playing, which they quickly discovered not to be entirely true after I took all their chips! Sorry boys!

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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

June in Photos!

VOLLEYBALL!

 

END OF CAMBRIDGE SAUSAGE SIZZLE!

 

CASINO ROYALE!

 

TABLE TENNIS!

 

VEGAN COOKING!

 

SOCCER MATCH!

 

JEWELLERY MAKING!

 

WINE AND CHEESE TASTING!

 

PIZZA MAKING!

 

COFFEE CLUBS!

 

13 NEW STARTERS!

 

45 GRADUATES!

 

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.

Casino Royale! 8 June

Last Friday we had a Casino afternoon here at Lexis Byron Bay!

Lexis Noosa kindly lent us their poker mat & chips and here at Lexis Byron we got a new roulette wheel for the occasion!

At one end of the table we had Jeff leading the Poker Tournament,

and at the other I was in charge of Roulette, with Dana doing an excellent job as the dealer.

All of our students had been given vouchers to exchange for $100 worth of chips, with the person finishing with the most winning a 6 pack of beer!

Our poker players attempted to keep their poker faces by wearing sunglasses, but couldn’t keep serious for long enough!

Crisps and nuts were provided to keep the students energy up, and they also had brigadeiro (traditional Brazilian desert) which they had made during their Options class!

The poker tournament was going on for quite some time, so as the only two players left with chips Luis and Lucas decided to share the winners prize:

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The afternoon was great fun and I’m already looking forward to doing it again soon!

 

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.

June Activity Calendar!

We have another month of fun FREE activities exclusively for our Lexis students!

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*All activities are at 2pm unless stated otherwise

 Yoga continues every Monday in Room 8. Mats provided!

We’ll also continue to have popular activity Coffee Club every Tuesday. Join me in the garden or student lounge for coffee, Tim Tams and conversations!

To start the month we have a Volleyball match! In the garden or at the beach; meet at reception at 2pm.

Flavio will be coming in on the 6th to teach you some Skateboarding skills.

Thursday the 7th we’ll be having an End of Cambridge Sausage Sizzle to say good luck and farewell to our Cambridge students after their 12 weeks of hard work!

On the 8th we have a very exciting Casino afternoon! There will be a poker tournament and roulette! Snacks provided!

Our June Table Tennis Tournament will be on the 13th! Beer to be won so get practicing!

For our cooking activities we have Vegan Cooking on the 14th and Pizza Making on the 27th!

Happy Travels will be hosting a Travel Trivia on the 15th with prizes to be won! Refreshments will be provided.

On the 20th we have a Soccer Match against BBELS! This will be at the sports fields, but meet at reception first at 3.30pm 🙂

We’ll be getting creative with Jewellery Making on the 21st.

Friday the 22nd we have Wine and Cheese Tasting, which is sure to be a popular activity!

We have our 1 hour Surf Special for $25 on the 28th. This is a great option to give surfing a try and see if you’d like to book on to one of the 2 hour lessons for $55! Sign up and pay in reception. Limited spots available so be quick!

On the 29th we’ll head to beach for a game of Cricket!

*Monday the 11th the school will be closed for the Queens Birthday; a public holiday here in Australia!

GIL (Guided Individual Learning) runs every day from 2-3pm in Room 8 (Room 7 on Mondays). Come along to get help with anything from homework to vocabulary to writing your resume.

Job Club is every Wednesday in Room 8 (with GIL). A teacher will be able to help you write resumes/cover letters, look for jobs, apply for TFN’s and give you advice on gaining your RSA or Barista license!

Don’t forget that you can book your 2-hour Surf Lessons with us anytime at Reception for just $55!

                                                             Have a brilliant month! 🙂

 

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.

January 2018 in Photos!

CAMBRIDGE WELCOME SAUSAGE SIZZLE!

POKER TOURNAMENT!

BODY BOARDING!

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VEGAN COOKING!

VOLLEYBALL!

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TABLE TENNIS!

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Morning Winner: Anthony

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3 time Champion Brice!!!

BOOMERANG PAINTING!

BEER TASTING!

JEWELLERY MAKING!

SLACKLINING!

BEACH PICNIC!

COFFEE CLUB!

70 NEW STARTERS!

21 GRADUATES!

 

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.

Poker Tournament! 4th January

Well done to Anthony for winning yesterdays Poker Tournament!

We hope you enjoy your prizes; a 6 pack of beer and $50 travel voucher courtesy of Backpacker World Travel!

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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.