Student Profiles

Students arriving in 2018!

Students arrive in Australia in January, June, July and August each year. To view student profiles by country, please select your preference from the list below. Please note that only a handful of the students who will be arriving are shown below and we are receiving new profiles each week If you would like our hosting coordinator to send you a selection of full student profiles for you to review and decide which student may fit into your family best, then please contact us or complete our web form below. Alternatively you can email us or send us a message via Facebook.The full profiles include letters to the host family from both the student and their parents.  No obligation!


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Austria 17 year old student, Lisa-Marie from Austria describes herself as open-minded, sociable and sometimes shy. She enjoys cycling, reading, swimming and meeting up with her friends. Lisa-Marie is also studying French and likes her school because it offers interesting subjects such as cooking, accounting and operational economics. Lisa-Marie loves sport and is a member of the local tennis club. On the weekend she enjoys movies and pizza with her many friends. Lisa-Marie tells us she loves animals and children and loves new experiences. While in Australia she hopes to improve her English and learn more about the culture, she looks forward to cooking some homestyle meals for her host family, surfing and sightseeing.


Germany 15 year old German student Anna is also learning English, Spanish and Latin. Her favourite subjects at school are Maths and Sports and she is also very interested in History and Spanish. Anna tells us that music is very important to her as she listens to it every day and prefers old music from the 20th Century. She has played the violin since for the past 9 years and has just started learning the Ukulele. In her leisure time, Anna likes to meet friends and go to the cinema, events and festivals. Anna also spends a lot time reading and cooking. While in Australia Anna is hoping to try surfing and kick boxing and to learn more about the Australian way of life. She also hopes to share her German culture too. Anna helps at home by cleaning her room, taking the rubbish out and doing the dishes.
Germany 16 year old German student Christian is also learning French and English. He enjoys sport and plays European handball which he tells us “is like soccer but with your hands”. He also trains a team of younger students with a friend. In his spare time he likes to go bike riding with his friends and is also interested in electronics and cars. While in Australia, Christian is looking forward to experiencing the wildlife and culture. He also hopes to improve his English. Christian helps at home by cleaning his room, buying the groceries and helping in the garden. He describes himself as disciplined, smart and a little lazy.
Germany 16 year old German student Fynn tells us his favourite subjects are maths, history, biology and sport. Since learning about Australia at school he has been keen to experience the culture, nature, animal life and of course, the people. After playing soccer since the age of 5, he has decided to try American football. He also likes bandminton and volleyball and is curious to learn more about rugby and surfing while on exchange in Australia. In his freetime, Fynn likes to go hang with friends and go swimming, bicycling and go to the cinema. Fynn helps at home cleaning up, taking the rubbish out and washing the dishes. He describes himself as a sporty, friendly, social, animal loving person.
Germany Annika -Sophie (known as Sophie) is a 15 year old German student who also speaks Spanish. She tells us that her favourite subjects are German history and Sport. Sophie plays tennis once a week and enjoys swimming in the summer months and ice skating in the winter. She enjoys baking and going for long walks with her family. At home, Sophie helps by taking out the rubbish and doing the dishes. She is excited to learn about the Australian culture, meet new people and improve her English. Sophie describes herself as quiet, a bit shy at first, talkative and friendly.
Germany Clara is a 16 year old student from Germany who also speaks French. She tells us that her whole family play a musical instrument and she has been playing the violin since the age of 5 and has lessons weekly. Clara is hoping to continue her playing while in Australia. Her parents describe her as open-minded and caring, courageous and interested in new experiences. In her spare time, Clara enjoys music and taking dance lessons with her friends. She looks forward to experiencing the Australian way of life, as “Australia has European roots but is so far from Europe” while improving her English and becoming more self reliable.


Japan 16 year old student Tomoki from Japan enjoys the local beach in summer where he plays volleyball and rugby with his friends and tells us his favourite team is the NSW Waratahs. On the weekends he likes to visits many places such as Universal Studios or the local theatre with family and friends. He is good at the abacus and is a five dan in mental arithmetic. While in Australia Tomoki is really looking forward to improving his English skills and playing rugby. He helps his family by cleaning his room and describes himself as positive, brave and friendly.
Japan Kyoka is a 17 year old student from Japan enjoys singing and dancing. She has been learning dance for five years. Kyoka likes to sing along to Japanese, Korean and Western music and tells us she belongs to the Tea ceremony club. In her sparetime, Kyoka goes shopping with her sister and plays Wii games. At school she belongs to the Basketball and Track and Field departments. While in Australia, she is looking forward to improving her English and challenge herself without giving up. Kyoka describes herself as patient and adaptable and helps at home by doing the dishes.