Category Archives: Blog

Blog – Explore Sydney with Sydney Festival

January 11th, 2015

January is an exciting month to be in Sydney. The weather is usually sunny and perfect, the atmosphere vibrant*, and the views of the harbour are especially breathtaking. It’s the perfect time to celebrate our awesome city with a big … Continue reading

Blog – Feeling Homesick

December 29th, 2013

Today we introduce Abby, our superstar at the front desk.  Abby is often the first person you meet when you arrive at ELS Sydney and she knows just what it feels like to be studying abroad.  Below she shares some … Continue reading

Blog – How to get a tax file number

July 3rd, 2013

If you’re on a working holiday visa or student visa in Australia and plan on working you should get a tax file number (TFN). You can apply on line at the Australian Taxation Office website and it does not cost … Continue reading

Blog – Academic English – 5 resources to help improve your study skills

July 2nd, 2013

Academic English – 5 resources to help improve your study skills Today I wanted to highlight some websites that will help you improve your Academic English study skills.  A visit to any of these 5 websites is worthy of your … Continue reading

Blog – 3 websites to help you prepare for the IELTS listening exam

July 1st, 2013

Many students who plan to take the IELTS exam find preparing for the listening test the most difficult. Listening practice materials are very expensive to buy and are among the most popular materials in the college library.   Below is a list of … Continue reading