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.

Wine Tasting! 14th July

On Friday we sadly sad farewell to two of our wonderful Lexis Byron Bay staff members!

Ellie, one of our fantastic teachers, is returning to England and Naomi, our amazing homestay co-ordinator, is travelling New Zealand and Asia before also returning to England!

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As it was the last activity Naomi would be leading, after much consideration, she decided Wine Tasting would be a good option! She wasn’t wrong; it was a great way for herself and Ellie to end their time here at Lexis! And the students had fun too!!

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They had 9 different bottles of wine to try, including White (Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay and Riesling), Rose (White Zinfandel) and Red (Shiraz, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and a Mixed Blend)!

Everyone marked down the score they would give each wine out of 10, the flavours they could taste and what they thought the price per bottle was. There was no clear favourite but the whites were definitely preferred!

Both Ellie and Naomi will be very sorely missed and we wish them all the very best for the future!!

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.

Wine Tasting! 17th March

Our Friday activity was Wine Tasting! The perfect way to end the week and start the weekend!

We tried 6 different types of wine, including white, red and rose; with Tito doing an excellent job as server!

We had tastings of Moscato (Sia), Sauvignon Blanc (McWilliams Inheritance), Pinot Noir (Warburn Estate), White Zinfandel (Barefoot), Merlot (Eaglehawk) and Shiraz (Gossips); with the very sweet Moscato being the favourite!

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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.

March Activity Calender!

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We have another month of exciting activities planned just for our Lexis students!

A few parties/BBQ’s will be happening; with the End of Cambridge Party on the 10th, Cambridge Welcome BBQ on the 13th, and End of Course BBQ on the 24th!

Every Monday you can stretch out and relax doing Yoga with Stef in the garden from 11-12 and with Fee in Room 8 from 2:15 to 3:15.

On Tuesdays or Wednesdays we have the popular activity of Coffee Lounge, with Tim Tams and fun games aimed at encouraging students to get to know each other better, all while practicing their English!

We have a Trivia on the 2nd, with prizes to be won! This will be in the garden or student lounge.

On the 9th Jason from the Lexis Noosa marketing team will be coming in to do a Presentation about long term Business Courses. This is great for those who want to stay in beautiful Byron for longer!! Pizza will also be provided 🙂

Flavio will be coming in on the 14th to teach you how to Skateboard and Olmo on the 21st to teach you how to Slackline!

Our monthly Table Tennis Tournament is on the 16th! Will anyone be able to beat February’s champion, Roman?!

Sport-wise we also have Volleyball on the 3rd, then Rugby on the 31st (11am in the garden and 2pm at the beach for both activities)!

On the 17th we’ll be Wine Tasting; the perfect way to end the week and will no doubt be as popular as last month’s Beer Tasting!

We’ll be holding a Poker Tournament on the 8th with prizes to be won!

To get creative we’ll be Boomerang Painting on the 30th and making Sushi on the 23rd!

Let’s Go Surfing will be doing their 1 hour Surf Lesson special for just $20 on the 28th, or you can book in a 3-hour surf lesson with me anytime at Reception for just $50!

We have Job Club twice this month, on the 14th and the 28th. I’ll be in Room 8 at 11am and 2pm 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!

GIL (Guided Individual Learning) runs every day from 12-1pm and 2-3pm in Room 8. Come along to get help with anything from homework to vocabulary to writing your resume.

We will also continue to enjoy our Student Nights at Cheeky Monkeys every Tuesday night – meet at BWT @ 8pm first to get your drinks, food and fun!

 

Have a great 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.