Sydney – 21 new students join the Lexis Manly family – 7.8.23

We are excited to welcome new students from Austria, Argentina, Brazil, Japan, Switzerland, Taiwan and Türkiye!

New Students
A warm welcome to our 21 new students

Sydney didn’t present itself from the best side for today’s starters, as it was pouring down rain as they made their way to Lexis Manly for the first time. However it didn’t impact the mood, everyone was excited to get started and getting to know each other. Luckily the temperatures will rise to over 20c this week so Zu-Jun, tzu-Chen, Kensuke, Sota, Toshimi, Shouta, Matheus, Vinicius, Kemal, Marianela, Florian, Danilo G., joao, Noe, Danilo E., Maximilian, Kaede, Mana and Kurara can enjoy Manly beach in its full glory.

We are excited to get to know everyone over the next weeks and learn more about their culture and English language goals. It was a fun first day, depsite the rain, and we are looking forward to welcoming everyone back to meet their classmates and teachers. All the best for your studies, have a great time at Lexis Manly!

Our new students will join the following classes:

  • Advanced: Maximilian Hansmann, Noe Evan Helmus, Joa Saad
  • Upper-intermediate: Kensuke Torita, Mana Rikitoku
  • Intermediate: Giovana Nicolodi, Sota Sasaki, Tzu-Chen Lin, Kurara Iso, Matheus Kiatkowski de Souza
  • Pre-intermediate: Toshimi Fujio, Zi-Jun Xiao, Florian Zihlmann, Marianela Rizzi
  • TAP Class: Kaede Satomo
  • Elementary: Kemal Atik, Danilo Gomes, Danilo Elias, Vinicius Novak
  • Starter: Shota Taneda, Ufuk Alarslan


Best wishes!


Student resources

This guide answers students’ top 7 questions about life in Australia. It covers:

  1. How to apply for an Australian Tax File Number
  2. Where to find accommodation
  3. How to open a bank account
  4. Where to look for work
  5. How to get around Sydney
  6. What to do if personal items are lost on public transport.

Free workshops and fun at Lexis Manly

Free workshops are available to enrolled students every day. The workshops are teacher led and are packed with practical tips and guidance in the following subject areas:

  1. Conversation Club
  2. Pronunciation Club
  3. Grammar workshop
  4. Homework Club
  5. Business English
  6. Accommodation search, and
  7. Job search workshop.

The workshop schedule changes every week and is updated on Mondays. Look for these posters around campus and scan the QR code:

Sydney Whatson Poster 1


Fun at Lexis

Every Friday, during summer, there’s a beach sports or dance activity at lunch times. All enrolled students are encouraged to join – gather in the Student Lounge on Level 2, at 1pm.

Students can also join large and small group tours through our travel agent. Scan the QR code in the back of your Student Handbook and on posters in the Student Lounge.

To find out what’s on in Sydney each week, visit the Lexis Sydney blog, as well as websites like City of Sydney and Manly Events.

Stay safe at the beach: Before you head to the beach, please watch a beach safety video in your home language. You can download a Beach Safe App here.

Looking for TV and Radio in your home language? SBS Television and Radio (Special Broadcasting Service, Australia) presents films (and news) in many languages with English subtitles.

Not yet a student at Lexis Manly and want to know more?

Lexis Manly delivers academic excellence in General English, IELTS Preparation, Cambridge FCE and CAE. Download the 2023 Lexis English Brochure here or get in touch to enquire.

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