About Lexis | Sunshine Coast Blog

Learn English with Lexis on the beautiful Sunshine Coast!

Whats On This Weekend…

Related image


The weather isn’t looking amazing but there is still heaps to do this weekend on the Sunshine Coast!


FRIDAY 13.10.2017

What better way to bring on the weekend than ‘Nights on Ocean’!
Nights on Ocean Markets attract between 6000-12,000 people each month, immersing themselves amongst the bustle of people, the ever changing atmosphere of sounds, fragrance, local art and produce, great food and music well after most places on the Coast have gone to bed!


Eumundi Drive-in: The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Come along for a night of cult classic good times under the stars – with just enough spook to make it perfect for a Friday the 13th night out! Cars limited to 150-ish. To guarantee your spot, you can pre-book your tickets at www.ticketebo.com.au/starrynightsWalk-ins also welcome. Cost: $25 per car or $10 per person for walk-ins. Venue: Eumundi Showgrounds, Black Stump Rd – off Memorial Drive, Eumundi. Near northern Eumundi entrance to Bruce Hwy. Gates open: 5.30pm Screening: 7pmish Candy bar open on the night with freshly cooked pizza, hot dogs, popcorn, lollies and cool drinks.

SATURDAY 14.10.2017

Japanese Spring Festival
Come enjoy a few days of cultural immersion, yummy japanese food, workshops, games, music and tea ceremonies on Saturday and Sunday, 14th and 15th of October! sunspacejapaneseteaceremony.eventbrite.com.au  



✖ ANGELZ AT THE HELM ✖ This talented DJ encorporates the rawness of Hip Hop with the repetition of House beats to create an epic and unique sound that the whole crowd loves. Starts at 9pm.

SUNDAY 15.10.2017

What else is there to do on a rainy Sunday than have a drink & some food with friends…. Check out the top places for a Sunday Sesh! https://www.theurbanlist.com/sunshinecoast/a-list/best-sunday-sessions-on-the-sunshine-coast-2 

Happy weekend everyone.
See you on Monday for another awesome week at Lexis English!

New Students 9.10.2017

A warm welcome to our new students joining the Lexis Sunshine Coast family!
We hope you have the best first day! ✨

9.10Sira is from Zurich, Switzerland where she works as a Nurse. She decided to come to Australia because it is a beautiful country and she wanted to explore a new part of the world while improving her English to be able to speak to people from all around the world.

Haruka is from Sapporo – Hokkaido, Japan where she works at an Airport. She is here because she wanted to work in a different country and improve her English & chose Australia because the weather is very different to her home town.

Marina is from Obihiro City – Hokkaido, Japan where she is studying Veterinary Science at University. She wants to improve her English because she will need it to work as a vet & decided on Australia because she likes the beach, the whether, the wildlife & the people.

Alba is from Barcelona, Spain where she is studying a Journalism Degree. She is studying English because she wanted the experience of living & studying in a foreign country. She has always wanted to visit Australia as she thinks it is an amazing country with amazing places to visit.

Aitor is from Barcelona, Spain where he was studying a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and Digital Communication and was working in a Marketing Department. It has always been a dreams for him to visit Australia so he decided to come study, live & work here.

Diego is from Sao Paulo, Brazil where he worked as an Electrical Engineer and an IT Consultant. He would like to improve his English skills to have more job opportunities in his country. He chose Australia for it’s lifestyle and because their are opportunities to work which will help him improve his English faster.

Alice is from Recife, Brazil where she works as an Environmental Engineer prior to that she worked at an Engineering company in Africa for almost 9 years. She is here because she needs English for her job and she believes it will open new opportunities in her life 7 career. She decided on Australia as she thinks it is an amazing country with a better quality of life, nature, the friendly people & because there are a lot of activities to do.

Yuko is from Miyagi, Japan where she worked as a Kindergarten Teacher. She is studying English as she wants her speaking skills to improve and she believes she can learn a lot from this school. She chose Australia because her Sister got married here & lives here.

Eddie is from Stockholm, Sweden where he worked at the International Airport. He is here to travel around a different country while learning English.

Yuki is from Shiga Prefecture, Japan where he was studying Business. He is learning English because he wants to be able to communicate with people from other countries. He chose Australia because he can also work while he is here & he wants to learn to surf.

Adria is from Barcelona, Spain where he was studying Marketing and working as a Lifeguard. He thinks Australia is the best place to learn English and likes the weather & the people.


Graduating Students 6.10.2017

FullSizeRenderRon is a motivated, enthusiastic and respectful student. He has achieved excellent results and should be very proud. It was a pleasure having him in the classroom. We wish you all the best Ron!

Janine is always present, happy and engaged and consistently completes everything to a high standard. Thank for you excellent presence in class and good luck for your travels & future Janine!

Catherine always completed her work with dedication and willingness and was a wonderful addition to the class. All the best for your future studies & life Catherine!

Tamara has made good progress while studying at Lexis. She has been a wonderful student and made valuable contributions to all classroom activities and discussions. Thank you Tamara for your great work & presence, good luck!

New Students 3.10.2017

Welcome to our new students joining the Lexis family in the beautiful Sunshine Coast today! Enjoy your first day!


Jinho is from Seoul, Korea where he worked as an Asian Food Chef. He is here studying English as he needs to improve before going to TAFE. He previously lived in Australia for a few years, when he went back home to Korea all he wanted to do was to come back to Australia.

Chiharu is from Saitama, Japan where she was a Student at a College in Tokyo. She is wanting to improve her English skills so she can find a good job. She chose to come to Australia because it is a peaceful & good country.

Fabia is from Basel, Switzerland where she works as a Nurse. She is here to learn English because once she finishes her course she will backpack around Australia and wants to be able to talk with everyone. She wanted to come to Australia because she traveled here with her Mother two years ago and loved the nature & the people!

Stefanie is from St. Gallen, Switzerland where she works as a Dental-hygienist. She is here studying English because a lot of her friends studied English in Australia and recommended it. Australia is also a wonderful place for travelling.

Daniela is from Bogota, Colombia where she just graduated from High School in June. She is here because her father had studied English here before and she believes it will be a really good experience. She really likes Australia and having the beach so close is really interesting for her.

Juan is from Monteria, Colombia where he works as a Commercial Pilot. He is here as he wants to improve his English skills and chose Australia because there is a lot of beauty here and because there is the option to work which means they are able to earn money to travel and discover new places.

Wei-Cheng is from Taipei, Taiwan where he was working in Resource Recovery. He is here because he likes Australia and wants to experience a different life.

Graduating Students 29.09.2017

Congratulations & all the best to our graduating students! Thank you for being a part of the #lexisfamily you will all be missed!

IMG_3796Sylvia is graduating from Sonia & Liz’s Upper-Intermediate Class. She has made good progress in the short time she has been here with us. She has been a diligent student and made valuable contributions to all classroom activities and discussions. All the best Sylvia!

Donese is also graduating from Sonia & Liz’s Upper-Intermediate Class. She has produced some good results in the short time she has been with us at Lexis. She completed all set tasks and worked very hard. Well done & good luck Donese!

IMG_3797IMG_3798IMG_3799Hui is graduating from Owen’s High School Preparation Class. He has been a very big part of the class and it will be sad to say goodbye. Keep working hard at High School, stay positive & have fun! All the best Hui!

Leo is also graduating from Owen’s High School Preparation Class. Again it is truly sad to say goodbye to Leo. He has been a great student and worked very hard. We wish you all the very best at High School, take care Leo!

IMG_3800IMG_3801Ryotaro is graduating from Meilee’s Pre-Intermediate Class. He was a joy to have in the classroom. He always had a great attitiude and participated well with others & had an excellent work ethic. Good luck & all the best Ryotaro!

Luca is also graduating from MeiLee’s Pre-Intermedaite Class. He has been a wonderful student and his understanding of Pre-Intermediate grammar was excellent. Keep up the good work & good luck Luca!