Pizza Party

Cheap pizza, drinks and a night of laughter. Thanks for coming everyone.

This weeks student night we were joined by our group of Teenage Academic Program (TAP) students who are studying English with Lexis Noosa for 3 Weeks.

With a mixture of pizza and nationalities it was a night of mingling and English speaking.

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Barefoot Bowls

Hanging out in Coolum Beach learning Australia’s version of Lawn Bowls – Barefoot bowls! What a great activity for the students to participate in while being in Australia. The afternoon was filled with many laughs!

So, thank you to everyone who got involved in this activity. It was very nice to see a smile on each and every face.

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Strange, Stranger, Strangest….. Who does it better?

FCE classes comparing notes after their grammar session today……. who really studies more than the other???

And who is the most eccentric teacher – Anne or Michelle???

Lexis Noosa’s Working Stars

Here in Noosa we have many amazing students who find a way to balance studying English, working and enjoying the beautiful beaches. Mireia is one of these students and she has been generous enough to share her experience with us. 

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Mireia has been in Noosa since December 2016 and she works at the Boathouse, a popular riverside restaurant on the shores of Noosa River. She has been working there as a dish-washer since January and she likes it because she has the opportunity to meet locals and because they sometimes give her food.

She works about 20 hours a week and feels that the job has helped to improve her English because she has to speak English in the kitchen with the other staff. If you’re looking for a job in Noosa she recommends writing a really good description of your skills. She also believes that local employers are looking for hardworking and flexible employees.

She sent out many resumes and after a month of looking got the job through a friend who was working there. She feels that working as a dishwasher was much more difficult than what she expected beforehand.

Tie Dye

This afternoon the Lexis Noosa student’s tried their luck at Tie Dying a white T-shirt.

The students watch a You Tube video to get the right skills and techniques to master the spiral tie dye look.

Now the Lexis Noosa students will wait 4-6 hours for the dye to sink into the white T-shirt and with any luck the shirts will come out absolutely beautiful!! Stay tune to see the unveiling of the Tie Dye shirts tomorrow and also to see the Lexis Noosa students wearing them to their very own Tie Dye Party!! 🙂

New Students

A big warm welcome to our General English students who started on Monday. We hope you have a wonderful time in Noosa and at Lexis!

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Andreia, Veronica, Beat, Elena, Martin, Jiwon and Romana.

The New Cambridge Students started their course on Monday as well and will be at Lexis Noosa for 12 weeks.

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Stephane, Mika, Shinsuke, Luca, Kevin, Urara, Marcelo, Lea, Adriana, Matthias and Lorena.

To celebrate the afternoon at Lexis Noosa we ventured down to Lions Park for an Aussie BBQ.

We hope you all have a wonderful time at Lexis Noosa! We can’t wait to get to know each and everyone of you!

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Water Colour Painting

This afternoon the Lexis Noosa students had the opportunity to learn from one of the best Water Colour Painters on the Sunshine Coast, Phil Egan.

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Students were shown the basic techniques and equipment needed to complete a water colour painting.

Thank you so much for teaching us!!