New Starters! 15th January

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

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Christophe is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. He loves doing fitness activities, particularly skiing. He studied electrical engineering for 2 years and has now been working as an electrician for the past 4 years. He wants to improve his English as it will help him with his work in the future!

Marco is from Italy. He served in the military for 1 year, as well as having jobs in construction, distribution of alcohol and an ambulance driver! After studying with us at Lexis for 3 weeks he will move to Adelaide to find work, hopefully with only English speakers so he can continue to improve the language!

Yoran is from New Caledonia. He is currently studying at a large school there, with many cultures, including Malaysian, European, Polynesian, Asian and African. When he has finished his studies he would like to work in a job relating to the environment, and wants a high level of English to be able to do this in other countries!

Momoko is from Japan, and goes by her nickname Momo. Her main passion in life is make-up. She will study with us at Lexis Byron for 8 weeks and is really looking forward to improving her English in this time!

Lars is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. In his free time he enjoys sports, cooking and being in nature. He completed an apprenticeship to be a chef and will start work in the best hotel in Switzerland when he returns! He chose Byron Lexis for his studies because his brother studied here 2 years ago and said it is a great place to be; nice beaches and friendly happy people!

Chantal is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. Her parents own a restaurant and her father owns a farm there. She works as a cook in hospital and also in a restaurant. Her hobbies include hiking in the mountains, swimming and skiing. After she has completed her 6 weeks of English studies with us she wants to do a farm stay in Australia to work with animals!

Isabel is from the Italian speaking part of Switzerland. She loves animals and has two adopted cats. She also loves nature and that is why she chose Australia for her English studies! Her other hobbies include walking, dancing, yoga and driving off road with her jeep! She wants to improve her English so she can understand films and music better, and also so she can meet people on her travels!

Sophie is from the French speaking part of Switzerland. She has just finished her Bachelor in Graphic Design and now wants to complete a Masters focusing on Graphic Design in the Fashion Industry. She will complete her Masters in Paris as well as an apprenticeship in a fashion studio. She is here studying with us for the next month to improve her English as the course will be in English and many people in the fashion industry speak in English, so it is very important for her career!

Eveline is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She enjoys sports activities, including crossfit, climbing, jogging, surfing and hiking. She finished her education to become a physiotherapist last year and worked to save money to travel! She is really happy to be in Australia, to get to know the friendly people, enjoy the relaxed lifestyle and surf in one of the best spots in the world!

Miriam is from Italy, but also speaks Polish as her mum is from there and they visit every year. Her hobbies include volleyball, swimming, singing and yoga. Her main passion is dancing, particularly ballet and modern jazz, both of which she has been practicing for 11 years. She wants to improve her English so she can pass an audition for a drama school in London! She chose Australia for her studies as she is interested to explore the nature and enjoy the sun!

Andre is from Brazil. He is studying business as college in Brazil but is taking a break to improve his English and also complete another course here in Australia. He enjoys riding his bike, going to waterfalls and being at the beach. He chose Australia for his studies because of the friendly people, beautiful nature, warm weather and beaches!

Martina is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She works as baker and crates lots of different cakes. Her hobbies include soccer and going out with friends. She chose Byron Bay for her studies after recommendations from friends! Once she has finished her 4 weeks of study with us she will travel the East Coast for 4 weeks!

Kedsarin is from Thailand. Her hobbies include watching television. She wants to improve her English so she can speak with her husband and his family. In the future she would like to find work here in Australia, this is another reason for her wanting to have a higher level of English!

Phairin is from Chiang Mai, Thailand. She would like to be called by her nickname, Magic. She worked a variety of jobs in Thailand to save to come to Australia and live with her friend. She wants to improve her English to better communicate with people from all over the world and also for work!

Rocio is from Barcelona, Spain. She is currently living in Ibiza and working in one of their large nightclubs as a waitress! She studied Social Integration at college and will now study with us at Lexis Byron for 17 weeks. She wants to improve her English so she can find a better job and to speak with people from other countries on her travels!

Axel is from the French speaking part of Switzerland. His hobbies include riding his motorcycle and listening to music. He started an apprenticeship in a bank but didn’t enjoy it, so will start a new apprenticeship for a motorcycle company when he returns home. He chose Australia for his studies because it is a beautiful place with lovely weather!

 

 

 

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! 8th January

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

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Carina, from Germany, enjoys reading, watching films and traveling. She has been a hairdresser for the past 9 years and worked in her mum’s salon. She quit her job to come travelling and when she returns would like to become an air hostess; this is why she needs to improve her English, as it is very important for this industry!

Mara is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. Her hobbies are volleyball and swimming. She studied and started working as a dental nurse 2 years ago. She chose Australia for her studies because of the sunny weather and being able to swim everyday!

Sabrina, from Switzerland, is a nurse. Her hobbies include all sports, particularly yoga, and also going out with friends. She wants to improve her English as after her 4 weeks of studies at Lexis she will travel Australia for 6 weeks!

Bettina is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She loves to ride horses and be in nature. She is looking forward to her time in Australia because of the beautiful weather and nature we have here. She works as a nurse back in Switzerland but hopes to work on a farm in Canada after she’s finished her studies!

Corina is from Bern, the capital of Switzerland. She works in a retail store and wants to improve her English so she can speak to customers from all over the world. She also wants to learn English for traveling, which she plans to do after her 6 weeks of studies!

Sara, from Switzerland, enjoys gymnastics and running. She works as a medical assistant, which she loves as she enjoys helping others! She will study with us at Lexis for 2 months and is really looking forward to improving her English and making friends from all over the world!

Jion is from Korea. Her hobbies include listening to music and surfing the internet. She came to Lexis Byron Bay after the recommendation from one of our former students, the lovely Bitna! She is really excited to be speaking fluent English by time she leaves us next January!

Sandra is from the French speaking part of Switzerland, near Geneva. She loves riding her bike, going to the gym and running. She also enjoys watching TV series and always watches them in English to help her improve the language! After finishing her studies in March she would like to join the Swiss army.

Felicia is Portuguese but lives in Belgium. Her biggest interest was dancing but now she would like to put together a football team! She is also wanting to learn surfing whilst she’s in Australia, she’s certainly in the perfect place for it! She has her Masters degree in advertising and commercial communication. Whilst in Australia she wants to be able to speak fluent English, make lots of friends and have the best 5 months of her life!

Antoine is from the French speaking part of Switzerland. He loves sports, particularly football, American football and tennis! He currently works as a landscape architect but would like to start studying economics. He is excited to be here in a good place with good people learning English!

Oliver is from Switzerland. He loves to be in the beautiful Swiss mountains skiing, hiking and biking. He served in the Swiss army for 10 months but now works as an electrician. He chose Australia for his studies so he can meet people from all over the world and travel the East Coast!

Steffi lives in Champagne, Switzerland. She loves singing and dancing. She works full time as a florist, which she loves! She will study with us at Lexis for 6 weeks and is hoping to learn lots of new vocabulary and make friends she can practice her English with!

Linus is from Entlebuch, Switzerland. In his free time he likes to play football, go swimming and hang out with friends. He has completed an apprenticeship in banking and now works in a small bank. As well as being here to improve his English he is also here to travel, have a great time and make new friends!

Desiree lives in Switzerland, overlooking Lake Konstanz. She is part of gun club so goes shooting in her free time. She works in a Pharmacy as a pharmacy assistant. She needs to improve her English for her job as they have a lot of English customers needing help. It has always been her dream to travel Australia so she is really happy to now be here!

Jonas is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. His hobbies include going to the gym and jogging. His job is to make ceramics for kitchens and bathrooms. He is here in Byron Bay to improve his English so he can communicate easily on his travels around the world!

Sophie lives near Zurich, Switzerland. She is interested in traveling and learning about new cultures and languages. She completed an apprenticeship in nursing and has worked in a hospital for the past 3 years. She loves the summer and they have very long winters in Switzerland; that’s why she chose to come to Australia for her studies, to enjoy the beautiful sunny weather!

Karim lives in Wallis and Futuna, a Polynesian island in the Pacific Ocean. He is currently studying Sciences and Economics at High School, but is here for 2 weeks to improve his English. He loves sports, with his favourite being basketball. He wants to be a journalist one day and needs English for this, and also to travel!

Elian is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. She enjoys shooting, listening to music and going on drives. She wants to improve her English as she will visit England with her family for their holidays. She chose Australia for her studies as she is really interested in this wonderful country!

 

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.

 

Welcome BBQ! 2nd January

Yesterday we had a BBQ to welcome our new Cambridge and General English students, and also to welcome back our existing students after the Christmas and New Year break!

It’s great to have you all here and we look forward to getting to know you all better over the coming months! We hope you enjoy your time at Lexis Byron Bay!

 

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! 2nd January

Welcome to our nine new starters joining our General English courses at Lexis Byron Bay this week!

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Laurine is from the French speaking part of Switzerland. She enjoys swimming and listening to music, either at home or going to concerts. After finishing her studies she found a job within children’s education. She wants to improve her English to help her travel around Australia; she is hoping to go to Townsville and the Whitsundays to dive with her PADI license!

Mariela is from Chile. Her hobbies include playing the guitar and listening to music. She works as a fashion designer. It is very important for her job that she has a high level of English as she travels to other countries to put together prices for collections and make changes to clothing and accessories. She is looking forward to be able to speak fluent English after her 18 weeks at Lexis!

Yannik is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. His hobbies include snowboarding, skiing and chilling by the seaside. He has just spent to summer at a surf camp in Portugal and is now doing our English in Action course (15 hours of English and 4 surf lessons a week) to improve his skills even more! His plans for the future are to speak fluent English and save enough money to travel all over the world making friends along the way!

Toni (Antonio) is from Spain. He loves the mountains and will often climb or bike through them. He also loves nature and animals and swimming in the sea, all of which he will enjoy lots of in Byron Bay! He has been working in construction for 8 years, before which he worked in a greenhouse for 4 years. He is excited to have this opportunity to learn English in Australia!

Urs is for the German speaking part of Switzerland, in a beautiful mountain valley. After completing 3 years of studies he is now a full time gardener. In his free time he plays for a soccer team 4 times a week and also enjoys skiing. He would like to one day be a school teacher and it is important for this job that he has a good level of English.

Patrick is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. He loves sports, particularly triathlon and is a member of a club who’s coach has been 15 years a professional and won the championship 6 times in Hawaii! He works as a team leader and car mechanic in a garage. They often have to order parts from England and South Korea so to make his job easier he wants to improve his English! He chose Australia for his studies because of recommendations from friends about how beautiful it is, the lovely weather and friendly people!

Leonardo is from Brazil. He loves surfing, playing guitar and going to concerts. He has just finished high school and would now like to study gastronomy at University. English is very important for his future job so he will spend the next 7 weeks studying with us, whilst also enjoying the surf in paradise!

Isabella is from Brazil. She finished her degree in law at the end of 2016 and will find work as a lawyer, but would also one day likes to work within horticulture. She decided to study in Australia because she can enjoy this beautiful country and the nature whilst also improving her English!

Oceane is from France. She has been studying at Lexis Noosa but now wants to experience beautiful Byron Bay! She will continue to improve her English here with us for the next 4 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.

New Starters – Cambridge! 2nd January

Welcome to our new (and existing!) students starting our Cambridge Courses at Lexis Byron Bay this week!

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Left to right: Benjamin, Nathalie, Nina, Julia-Theresa, Michaela, Mirjam, Alisha, Natalia, Alice, Laurine (General English), Celine, Sandro, Marcel and Rosa!

The group will be split into three classes: Cambridge Advanced with Josie and two Cambridge First classes with Paul and Kathleen!

We look forward to getting to know you all over the next 3 months and hope you enjoy your studies at Lexis Byron Bay 🙂

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! 18 December

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

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Simon is from Basel, Switzerland. In his free time he enjoys any sport related activities, with his favourites being handball, mountain bike riding and snowboarding in the winter. He works in a technical office looking after their customers in Japan, India, Brazil, South Korea and England. He needs to improve his English as when he returns to Switzerland he will move to a new department where he will need to use English every day. After studying with us for 3 months he will travel Australia and South East Asia, using English to meet people from all over the world!

Ivan is Spanish. His biggest passion is music and he plays in a band in Spain. He works in an NGO (No Government Organisation) but is taking a 6 month break to to study and travel. He chose Australia for his studies because he loves the nature, sea and the incredible environment and beaches here!

Bruna, from Brazil, loves dancing and music. She would like to work in the tourism industry and for this it is important she has a high level of English. She chose Australia for her studies because of the people and climate, and Byron Bay because it is a small city with beautiful beaches and a great reggae scene!

Luciana, from Brazil, is very excited to be here learning English! She has just graduated from law school and now wants to improve her English so she can further her career. She chose Byron for her studies as she is also very interested in practicing yoga and knows this is a great place for it! Another reason for choosing Australia for her studies is the weather, happy people, nature and cultural diversity!

 

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! 11 December

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

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Lucas lives in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. He is a pilot in the Brazilian Air Force. In his free time he enjoys sporting activities, such as tennis, hiking and muay thai. He decided to come to Australia because of recommendations from friends, the wonderful coastline and beautiful weather!

Miriam is from Spain. She is here at Lexis to improve her English as she loves to travel and would like to be able to meet and speak with people from all over the world! She will study with us for 12 weeks before traveling the East Coast of Australia for a month!

Consuelo lives in Barcelona, Spain. She studied Law at University and now works as a civil servant for the Spanish Government. She chose to study in Byron Bay as it is very different to the big and stressful city where she lives! She is wanting to improve her English as one day she would like to live and work in another country, and also for travelling!

Erwan is from France. He has been studying at Lexis Noosa for the past 3 months and will now stay with us at Lexis Byron for a further 3 months! He loves the laid back lifestyle of both locations and is really enjoying his time in Australia so far!

Myeong is from Korea. He enjoys many physical activities, such as table tennis, basketball, football, yoga, climbing and swimming. He is also looking forward to trying surfing whilst here in Byron Bay! He is hoping to become fluent in English in his 3 months here so he can then find work in Australia!

Izabela, from Brazil, is already so in love with Byron and knows this will be the best experience of her life! She enjoys practicing yoga, being in nature, visiting waterfalls and traveling, so it’s no wonder she’s so happy to be here! She is looking forward to new experiences, learning to surf and improving her English in her 4 months here at Lexis Byron!

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.