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EF Brisbane 164 Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, QLD, 4101 Ph: +61 7 3846 4544 Fax: 617 3844 5632 Emergency ph +61(0) 410 086 671


EF Brisbane  Great location close to city CBD  Interesting art deco building  Junior Center for Australia  Growing ILSP  Medium size school  Friendly atmosphere  Caring and supportive staff


EF Brisbane – City  Capital of Queensland  Population: approximately 2 million  Subtropical climate  Diverse culture  Young population – 25% under 21 years old  Great regional activites: Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Great Barrier Reef


EF Brisbane – School Director  School Director: Kate Bailey  Number of admin Staff: 5  Number of teachers: 10-20


EF Brisbane – Location  Located in the trendy area of West End and South Bank.  Easily accessible from the airport via bus and train Bus connections  15 minute walk to City CBD  5 minutes from bus stops/stations/landmarks


EF Brisbane – Location  Cafes/restaurants  Bars/clubs  Shops  Sports centre  South Bank artifical beach  Universities  Art galleries/Museum  Cinema  Brisbane river  Weekend markets


EF Brisbane – School Facilities  Activities Desk  Accomodation office  Wireless WiFi  Student lounge  Student balcony area  Student lounge  iLabs (Computer rooms)  iPad class room  Multimedia classroom


EF Brisbane – Academic Facilities  DoS – Lindy Fitzgerald Academic office  Large classrooms  iLabs  Range of Efekta materials  Ipad classes


EF Brisbane –Academic info.  General English Classes  Popular SPIN classes: - Business English - Australia and New Zealand Culture - Outdoor Education - ILS Academic  Strong AY Portfolio support  UP programmes offered  Advanced Diploma of Hospitality and Tourism  Exams: - Cambridge (FCE, CAE & CPE) - TOEIC - BULATS - IELTS


EF Brisbane – Internships  Expand your English skills and understanding of the Australian culture in the Australian workplace.  Internship preparation class with a teacher prior to placement (CV writing, interview skills, telephone skills, Australian workplace, professionalism)  3 weeks (60-105 hours) internship placement  Example intern companies; Hilton Hotel, Mojo Surf Camps, Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, Queensland Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Wedding & Co, 31 Digital


EF Host family Accommodation  Average travel time to school up to 60mins  Single and twin share rooms  Meals – Half board  Average cost a week commuting AUD50-80 Weekly internet cost – AUD 12


Urbanest Residence-60Tribune Street  Walking distance to EF School  Single and Twin rooms with en-suite  Self catering  Air conditioning  Prepaid Internet to be purchased from reception  Laundry  Cinema room  Game room  Bike storage  Vending machines  24/7 check-in


UNIRESORT Residence Upper Mt Gravatt • • • • • • • •

Located close to Griffith University and a short walk to Westfield Garden City Stylish accommodation set among tropical lush gardens Travelling distance to school by bus 30 minutes Single and twin rooms with en-suite Resort style facilities (tennis court, swimming pool, spa, gym) Shared kitchen and laundry facilities TV, telephone and internet access in every room at student cost AUD40-4Gb 24/7 Security


School Presentation Brisbane 2012