Wine Tasting! January 25th

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What better way to kick of the long Australia Day weekend than with some wine tasting in the garden! It was a beautiful sunny day – the perfect backdrop to our Friday activity. We had a range of wines to choose from – the reds: Merlot & Shiraz, the whites: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc & Muscato and also a Rose.

 

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In an effort to be mindful of our environment and plastic waste, we collected all cups after the tasting, to be washed and refreshed for future tastings 😉

Everyone enjoyed the wines but the clear favourites seemed to be the Shiraz and the sweet Muscato!

 

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Saying ‘cheers’ in 4 different languages! 😀

January has been a great month for activities with a great variety of fun things like surfing, Mexican & Brazilian cooking, table tennis and of course, wine tasting. For our final week in January we have a beach picnic and jewellery making still to come! Keep an eye on our blog this week for our list of amazing activities for the month of February! 🙂

 

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.

Cheese and Wine Tasting! 22 June

Today we enjoyed some Cheese and Wine Tasting!

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We had six cheeses to try: Tasty Cheddar, Tasmanian Feta, Apricot and Almond Cream Cheese, Creamy Camembert, Brie and Gouda

To accompany them we had five different wines: Merlot, Cabernet Merlot, Shiraz, Sauvignon Blanc and a Rose!

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It was a great way to end our week and start our weekend! HAPPY FRIDAY EVERYONE! ❤

 

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.

Wine Tasting! 20 April

Last Friday we finished our week off with Wine Tasting!

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We had 6 different wines to try; 2 Whites – Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc, a Rose, a sweet Pink Moscato and 2 Reds – Shiraz and Merlot.

After trying each one the students had to guess the flavours and alcohol percentage.

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The Pink Moscato was most people’s favourite until they found out it was only was 5%!

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.

Wine and Cheese Tasting! 9 February

Last Friday we ended the week with Wine and Cheese Tasting!

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There was a great selection of cheeses,  including Creamy Camembert, Tasty Cheddar, Apricot and Almond Cream Cheese, Goats Cheese, Feta and Brie.

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As well as red and white wine, we had grapes and crackers to enjoy with our cheese!

The Apricot and Almond Cream Cheese was a definite favourite and finished within minutes of being put on the table!

Many of the students then headed of to a BBQ at the beach to say a final farewell to some of our students who graduated that day!

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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.

 

Cheese and Wine Tasting! 1 December

We had a big turn out for our Cheese and Wine Tasting on Friday!!

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Luckily we had just enough cheese and wine for everyone!

There were eight varieties to nibble on; Apricot & Almond, Brie, Chilli Cheddar, Vintage Cheddar, Chilli Brie, Creamy Cranberry, Camembert and Smoked Cheddar!

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Which were all enjoyed with a glass or two of red wine!

Friday was also the lovely Harriett’s last day! It has been wonderful having her here at Lexis as a teacher, office support and activities extraordinaire!! She formed some great friendships with the students and staff and be will be very much missed!

 

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.

 

Wine Tasting!! 18th October

Yesterday we hosted a Wine Tasting activity for our students!

The tastings were at 2pm and 5.30pm so both our morning and afternoon students could enjoy a few drinks after finishing class!

We had 5 wines to try; a mix of White, Dessert, Rose and Red!

Our selected wines were: Chardonnay (Eaglehawk), Moscato (Gossip), Rose (Sacred Hill), Shiraz (Eaglehawk), Merlot (Black Label).

The students then had to guess the alcohol percentage, price and country where the wine was from!

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Mario proved to be quite the wine connoisseur, guessing almost everything right!

 

A fun time was had by all 🙂

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.

June and July in Photos!

JUNE

End of Cambridge BBQ!

Skateboarding!

Body Boarding

Table Tennis Tournament! 

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June’s Table Tennis Champion – Roman!

End of Course BBQ!

Cooking with Chocolate!

Volleyball!

Poker Tournament!

Pizza and Games!

 

JULY

Sushi Making Competition!

Boomerang Painting!

Table Tennis Tournament!

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July’s Table Tennis Champion – Bruno!

Wine Tasting!

Baking Koala Cupcakes!

Slacklining!

Skateboarding!

Surfing!

Rugby!

Coffee Lounges!

 

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.