GV Brisbane Workshop

Farm Work Information Jobs Vacant www.aussiefarmjobs.com.au Resumes will expire after 1 month, you will then need to resubmit online. Jobaroo www.jobaroo.com Various positions, including agricultural work, landscaping, tractor driving and fruit picking. Some of the advertised positions will enable you to obtain a second working holiday visa. How much can I earn working on a … Continued

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Looking for a job?

If you are looking for work during your stay here, there is plenty of online resources to help. The sites below are just a few  employment services available online that can help you to find a job in the Brisbane area. www.mycareer.com.au jobsearch.gov.au www.seek.com.au www.search4jobs.com.au brisbane.gumtree.com.au Remember to get a copy of the GV Brisbane … Continued

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Look who’s back in town!

After travelling throughout the world for a few months, everyone’s favourite teacher Phil has rejoined us at GV Brisbane. I’m sure he has plenty of fabulous stories to share so make sure you say hello! Welcome back Phil!

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Following the huge success of last year’s inaugural event which attracted more than 2,200 international students, Brisbane City Council will once again welcome new and returning international students to Brisbane in 2009. “Brisbane Welcomes International Students” will be held at City Hall from 10-2pm on Sunday 22 February. This expo-style event will feature fun, food, … Continued

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Australia Day Celebrations!

On Monday, the college is shut for our national holiday… Australia day! So on Friday there are going to be many Australian themed activities. During the morning you will work with different cultural aspects of Australia and in the afternoon we’ll get together to share this experience. As a warm up we give you the … Continued

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GV Brisbane Work Shop

Responsible service of alcohol courses It is a requirement that all staff working in venues that sell alcoholic beverages after 1am must undertake this course. The course covers the following: * Identification of customers to whom service must/may be refused in accordance with state regulations * Minors * Acceptable proof of age identification * Standard … Continued

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Question of the week!

The 26th of January is Australia Day. To celebrate this great country of ours, there are plenty of activities and festivals happening throughout Brisbane. Some ideas are below: [polldaddy poll=1276500] Australia Day Festival The South Bank Parklands are set to explode with colour, sound and movement with the 2009 Australia Day Festival on Monday 26 … Continued

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Our Pre Intermediate classes have presented their inventions…

Both Hannah’s and Daniela’s classes have developed very creative ideas to share with us all. Everyone presented their crazy invention, and winners were selected after voting. Congratulations for your hard work, Pre-Int classes! You’ve shown you are not only very imaginative, but also great in your use of English!

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Upper Intermediate’s Fashion Parade

After working hard for over a week on the description of physical appearances, the Upper Intermediate class organised a fun fashion show to celebrate their teacher’s birthday. They described and presented each other’s outfits and techno music was on in the background.  We hope you’ve had a great day, Matt! Happy birthday!

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GV Brisbane Workshop

Industrial & Labour Employment Agencies You must have proven skills or work experience in any of the following positions to register for work with the below agencies and have two checkable references.   You will also be required to do a skills test and one on one interview when registering. Labourers Process Workers Construction Workers Forklift … Continued

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Question of the Week

Every week a new question is going to be published.  This week’s question is: “What is your favourite night spot?” [polldaddy poll=1247831] You can either click on an answer given or choose “other” and type another answer in, then hit the “vote” button. After you have answered, you can click on the “view results” link … Continued

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Welcome back Mariana!

After a month of holidaying in Argentina, Mariana has returned to GV Brisbane looking refreshed and energized, ready for 2009. Don’t forget her favourite saying.. “Speak English!”

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HAPPY NEW YEAR!

We hope you have a happy and safe New Year’s Eve! Remember the big fireworks display at Southbank Parklands starts at midnight. See you all on Friday!

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Welcome to the Japanese study group!

On Monday, you may have noticed that a group of Japanese students have joined us here at GV Brisbane. The 22 High School students are gaining some English preparation before heading off to High Schools all around the country next year. Let’s all make them feel welcome.

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