Another GV Byron Bay excursion

Our teachers just can’t resist taking the students down to the local markets for a class excursion. Anna took these photos….we think she is a definite contender for the GV photo competition!

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This week’s Jobs

Looking for work? Here are this week’s jobs. Good luck and happy job hunting. Congratulations to our new Italian student, Andrea, who has already scored a job at a macadamia plantation…. with GV Byron Bays help of course!! Part Time salesperson for ladies fashion in Byron. Must have experience in retail fashion sales. Ph 66854153. … Continued

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June Activities

There are some really interesting activities scheduled at GV Byron Bay this month…..and they are all free, so come along and get involved!! The activities so far this week have included the table tennis competition. Congratulations to Kay for taking the champion’s crown from Su. Bad luck Su, maybe you will win it back next … Continued

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GV Photo Competition 2009

The GV Photo Competition is back! We know there is a lot of great talent out there and a lot of people record their time at GV and this competition is a great way to be able to share this with the world. All you have to do is take some photos that are within … Continued

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Yoga Afternoon

Alex from the Byron Yoga Centre came to GV Byron Bay today and gave a yoga class as part of the school’s afternoon activity program. The class grew to 12 students by the end of the session and they reported feeling very relaxed and flexible at the end of it. There will be at least … Continued

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Do you like this classroom?

It was a sensational day so the intermediate class held it’s afternoon lesson at the beautiful White’s Beach. White’s Beach is a few kilometres south of Byron Bay in the Broken Head National Park and is about 10 minutes drive from GV Byron Bay. Although relatively close to the Byron Bay township the area is largely undiscovered by … Continued

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Teacher Feature……this week we talk to Louisa.

Maybe you want to learn a bit about some of the terrific teachers we have here at GV Byron Bay. This week we spoke to Louisa who is currently teaching pre-intermediate and Intermediate classes.   Tell us a bit about yourself. How long have you been in Byron Bay and where else have you lived and … Continued

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Looking for Work?…..this week’s jobs

Nanny/Housekeeper caring for 10 year old boy, 2 afternoons, evenings per weekly and occasional weekend work. Energetic, kind hearted person, Suffolk Park $15 per hour. Ph 0409361801 Gardener for property at Possum Creek, must be experienced, reliable, fit and strong, 4hrs per week at $20 per hour. Ph 66872340 Nanny mature, caring & gentle woman … Continued

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Board Games with Jack and Lucy

Jack and Lucy’s school was closed yesterday so they visited GV Byron Bay and helped with the games afternoon in the Common Room. Jack (11 years) and Lucy (9 years) are the children of GV Byron Bay’s Director. Their school was closed today so they came along to GV Byron Bay and helped out with … Continued

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Multicultural “Drop In” Every Wednesday

The Byron Harmony Team hold a “Multicultural Drop In” every Wednesday at the Byron Community Cultural Centre from 2pm to 4pm. Yvonne Jessop from the Byron Harmony Group visited GV Byron Bay this week and extended an invitation to all students to come along to the Drop In which is held every Wednesday at 2pm. … Continued

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Looking for Work? – this week’s jobs!

Congratulations to Gema who is now working for the Byron Bay sky diving tour operators!! www.skydivebyronbay.com   Person required to work in  food van at local markets. Experience  in food not necessary but excellent customer skills & attention to detail essential. Please respond to: [email protected]     Food and Beverage/Retail Opportunity Qualified chefs/ baristas/ waitpersons … Continued

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Cape Byron Lighthouse Tour

The Lighthouse located at Cape Byron is one of the most famous lighthouses in Australia and thousands of people walk around it every week – very few people get to go inside  the lighthouse and up to the top of it.  GV Byron Bay was able to arrange a tour inside for some fortunate students. … Continued

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International Feast in Nashua

GV Byron Bay students got a taste of Italian, Korean, German, Spanish, Japanese and Aussie food when they had an international cooking feast at Sophie’s house in Nashua.   All the students were invited to a special cooking feast at Sophie’s house to learn to make dishes from all over the world.  Students of the … Continued

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Need Work?….This Week’s Jobs

Nanny/ Housekeeper $15 per hr x 2 days per week. References  required. Byron, 0412007202 Barista talented and passionate, required for casual shifts over 7 day roster. Excellent working conditions. Please drop resume into “ATE” in Bangalow. (2nd week). Part-time Wait Staff, Pasta Cook & Delivery Drivers required for Suffolk Park restaurant. Looking for friendly, professional … Continued

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Farewell Mario and Andreas

Two of our wonderful Swiss students, Andreas and Mario, graduated on Friday. The graduation ceremony was held at a barbeque in the beautiful park at “The Pass”. Lousia provided the live entertainment which was awesome. Mario is travelling down to Sydney where he is meeting up with one of our other ex-students and together they are … Continued

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Join the GV Byron Bay Facebook Group

The GV Byron Bay Facebook Group is a great place to keep in touch with past and present students and what’s happening in the school. Go to http://www.facebook.com/home.php?ref=logo#/group.php?gid=53009547646 Feel free to have your say, voice your suggestions or post comments, photos or videos of your time in Byron Bay.

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Gv Byron Bay Table Tennis Championship

Today we launched the GV Byron Bay Table Tennis Championship The contest will be held each week and 9 challengers will battle it out for the chance to meet the reigning champion. This week saw a hard fought contest with Su from Korea the ultimate winner and now the inaugural GV Byron Bay Table Tennis … Continued

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Looking for Work?…..This Week’s Jobs

Yet more cafe and cleaning work available this week.  Several students have obtained positions with restaurants this week, for example Mi Sook and Fiona….congratulations! Part-Time Sales Person For Bromeliad Nursery, must be well presented and enthusiastic, female preferred. Phone 0414510345 or 66801887. Barista , experienced, for cafe in New Brighton. Phone 66803368. Barista talented and … Continued

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They’re on Their Way!

Humpback whales are stirring in the Antartic. The winter migration has begun. The first group of north-bound Humpbacks has already been spotted off the NSW far south coast and the northern migration of some 10,000 will continue through to July. Cape Byron is the most easterly point of the Australian mainland and is the premier … Continued

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