Student Profiles

Students arriving soon!

Students arrive in Australia in January, June and July 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!

   

Denmark

Denmark 16 year Marinus is a student from Denmark also speaks German. His favourite subject at school is History. He tells us that his two passions are running orienteering and computer games. In his free time he enjoys hanging with his friends and watching series. While in Australia, Marinus hopes to experience a new way of living and nature, learning other customs and being out of his comfort zone. Marinus is also excited to share his Danish culture with his host family. Marinus describes himself as shy to begin with and then opens up, happy and likes to have a good laugh. At home, he helps with the daily chores and collects his little brother from school.
Denmark Alfred is a 16 year student from Denmark also speaks German. His favourite subjects at school are English, Maths, History and Social Studies. In his spare time, Alfred plays a lot of handball and football. He also enjoys Alpine skiing and golf. While in Australia, he is hoping to try surfing and some other sports along with living a different lifestyle. Alfred describes himself as joyful, happy and positive. At home, she helps by cleaning his room, walking the dog and preparing dinner.
Denmark Anna Camilla is a 16 year student from Denmark also speaks Norwegian and German. In her free time, she enjoys swimming, going to the movies, cooking and hanging with her friends. She tells us that she also has two jobs after school to earn some money for her exchange. While in Australia, Anna Camilla is looking forward to trying new sports, becoming more independent and improving her English. She describes herself as happy and helpful and tells us that family is very important to her. At home, she helps by stacking the dishwasher, doing her laundry, setting the table and clearing her room.
Denmark Kamille is a 16 year student from Denmark also speaks German. Her favourite subjects at school are Danish and English. In her free time, Kamille likes to hang with her friends at the beach, swim in her pool and play sports. She tells us that she also has two jobs after school. Kamille is looking forward to experiencing a new culture, wildlife while improving her English. She describes herself as positive, a little shy at first which is overcome quickly and curious. At home, she helps by cleaning her room.

France

France Arthur is a 16 year student from France who also speaks Spanish. His favourite subjects at school are maths, science and physics. He tells us his that he loves sports and enjoys Handball at a Regional level. Arthur also does swimming and Lifesaving each week and hopes to study Sports at University so he can become a Sports Physiotherapist. In his free time Arthur enjoys going to the theatre with his parents, play video games with his brother and play basketball with his friends. Since a young age he has dreamed of coming to Australia to surf, dive and explore the large countryside. He is looking forward to experiencing the culture, customs and leisure activities. He describes himself as polite, reserved and helpful. At home, he helps with general cleaning and cutting the grass.

Finland

Finland 17 year old Henri is a student from Finland who also speaks Swedish. His favourite subjects at school are Maths, Science and PE. Henri’s passion is Basketball which he plays 4 to 5 times a week. He also enjoys Alpine skiing and Sailing on weekends and holidays. Other hobbies include mountain biking, hiking, camping, swimming, climbing and ball games. While in Australia, Henri is looking forward to improving his English and experiencing a different culture. He describes himself as positive and sporty. At home, he helps with the yard work, stacking and emptying the dishwasher and general cleaning.
Finland 17 year old Jade is a student from Finland who also speaks Swedish. Her favourite subjects at school are Visual Arts, Home Economics and Biology. In her free time, Jade likes to spend time with her family going to Amusement parks, the beach, the cinema and playing board games. Her activities include a Hip Hop and Street dance class. While in Australia, Jade is looking forward to learning a new culture, improving her English and trying new outdoor sports such as surfing. She is excited to share her culture and food with her host family too. Jade describes herself happy, outgoing, hard-working, positive, brave and trustworthy. At home, she helps with the general household duties.
Finland 17 year old Kaisla is a student from Finland who also speaks Swedish, Spanish and German. Her favourite subjects at school are Science, Music and P.E. Her hobbies include Sailing, playing the Viola and Bouldering. While in Australia, Kaisla is looking forward to learning a new culture, experiencing a new lifestyle and becoming more independent. She describes herself active, energetic and joyful. At home, Kaisla helps with the general household duties.
Finland Anni is a 16 year student from Finland who also speaks Swedish and some Spanish and French. In her free time, Anni likes to meet up with friends, bake and listen to music, she also enjoys synchronised Ice Skating which she has done for many years. She also has played soccer and tennis in the past and hopes to take up tennis again and try surfing while on exchange in Australia. Anni is looking forward to experiencing a new way of life, meeting new friends and improving her English. Anni describes herself as optimistic, honest and genuine, she fits into new situations well. At home, she helps by cleaning her room, walking the dog and cooking sometimes.
Finland Tuomas is a 16 year student from Finland who also speaks Swedish. His favourite subjects are Maths, Physics, Arts and Gymnastics. In his free time, Tuomas likes to hang with friends, play soccer and cook. While in Australia he is looking forward to enjoying a new culture and improving his English. He looks forward to sharing his Finnish culture too. Tuomas describes himself as creative, chatty, social and thoughtful. At home, he helps with the vacuuming, taking out the rubbish and emptying the dishwasher.
Finland Vilma is a 16 year student from Finland who also speaks Swedish and German. Her time is mainly taken up with synchronised Ice Skating which she does 5 times a week for 3 to 6 hours. While in Australia Vilma is looking forward to experiencing a lifestyle and culture very different to Finland and hopes to improve her English. Vilma describes herself as hardworking, responsible, helpful and sporty. At home, she helps by cleaning her room, caring for the family dog and emptying the dishwasher.

Germany

Germany Elias is a 15 year old student from Germany that also speaks Latin. His favourite pastimes are bike riding, hiking, surfing and sailing. In his free time, Elias enjoys swimming in the lakes in summer and skiing in the Alps in winter with his family, hanging with friends and playing his guitar. While in Australia, he is looking forward to learning about a new country, people, culture and landscape. Elias describes himself as open, funny, honest and calm. At home, he helps with cleaning the kitchen, doing the dishes and keep his room tidy.
Germany Marc is a 16 year old student from Germany that also speaks Spanish. He tells us his passion is football which he has played since he was little, he also enjoys skiing and swimming. Marc’s favourite subjects at school are Sport, History and English. In his freetime, Marc likes to hang out with friends, play games with his family and play sport. While in Australia, he is looking forward to improving his English and personality plus share his German culture too. Marc describes himself as open, friendly, helpful and determined. At home, he helps with all of the household chores.

Japan

Japan Airi is a 17 year old student from Japan. Her parents tell us that she is very bright and can communicate with everyone. Her hometown has a Yosakoi Festival each year in August which runs for 4 days. Each Dance team has their own costume and choreography and people visit from all over Japan. In her free time, Airi enjoys sports, shopping and watching movies. She also takes Taekwondo classes. While in Australia, she hopes to improve her English which is her favourite subject and become more independent. Airi is also looking forward to sharing her culture with her Australian family. She describes herself as a positive and social person. At home, she helps with dinner and taking out the rubbish.
Japan Rei is a 16 year old student from Japan. Over the years he has joined the Dance club, Baseball club and Chess team. He recently joined the Bandminton club as there was no Baseball in his new school. He enjoys hanging with friends and has learnt many lessons in English. Rei is hoping to play football while on exchange in Australia. He describes himself as shy at first but very active and friendly once he knows you. At home, he helps with all of the household chores.
Japan Shunta is a 17 year old student from Japan. He likes to be called Shun and tells us that his passion is Soccer and his goal is to become a pilot in the future. At school his favourite subject is maths. While in Australia, Shun is looking forward to improving his English and joining a rugby team. He describes himself as a leader and brings people together. At home, he helps take out the trash, do the dishes and clean the bathroom.

Sweden

Sweden Ingrid is a 16 year old student from Sweden who also speaks Spanish. Her favourite subjects at school are Maths and Biology. She tells us that exercise is very important to her, she has soccer practice twice a week and enjoys running and going to the gym. In her free time, Ingrid likes to hang out with her friends, in summer she goes to the family holiday house where they enjoy the beach, eating ice-cream and playing games. Ingrid chose Australia for her exchange destination because of the nature and casual lifestyle. She is looking forward to experiencing the different culture and becoming part of a new family. Ingrid describes herself as responsible, open minded, kind, caring and positive. At home, she helps with the washing, cleaning her room and emptying the dishwasher.
Sweden Signe is a 17 year old student from Sweden who also speaks Spanish. Her favourite subjects at school are P.E and Civics. She tells us that she is very active and has enjoyed playing football, horse riding, dancing and now plays handball. In her free time, Signe likes to hang out with her friends, go to the movies, play card games and BBQ in the mountains. While in Australia she is looking forward to experiencing some different sports like surfing, scuba diving and sailing. Signe is also excited to join a new school life, learn a new culture and hopefully make some new friends for life. She describes herself as responsible, open minded, funny adventurous, spontaneous and positive. At home, she helps with the washing, cleaning her room, cooking and mowing the lawn.