Yearly Archives

  • Great Walks in Sydney

    Typically bright sunny day in Sydney?  Looking for something a little more active than just the beach?  Have you considered one of Sydney’s two iconic walks along the coastline?  Whether it’s the cliff top meanderings of the Bondi to Coogee walk or the bird filled harbour walk of Manly to Spit Junction, you can’t go […]

  • Sydney’s Festivals

    At a loss for things to do at the weekend? Then why not head to one of Sydney’s colourful, neighbourhood festivals.  Over the past few weeks there have been festivals In Marrickville, Newtown and Glebe, with many more to follow.  Its a great chance to see the variety Sydney has to offer and experience the […]

  • Surf Camp Weekend

    Surfcamp 20. – 22. September 2013 From Friday, 20th September to Sunday, 22nd September, students from the SEA had the oppurtunity to going on a surfweekend with „Australien Surf Tours“ in Bendalong, in the south of Sydney. After a 4 hours drive we arrived on a camping in Bendalong, just next to the sea. We […]

  • SEAS’s Sponsored Student

    Since 2007, Sydney English Academy (SEA) has sponsored students from one of the world’s newest nations; East Timor.  It is SEAS’s hope that these students return to their country with a language and a cultural experience that will benefit not only themselves, but also their wider community. Currently Sancia Florencia Paixao Bano (or for short; […]

  • How to improve your English

    How do I improve my English? Students ask this all the time. It seems hard at first but there are lots of little things you can do to make it easier. Try to read something small every day –a newspaper or a magazine article, there are plenty online. Find an article about something you’re interested […]

  • Taronga Zoo

    Needing a break from studying so hard, we decided to take a day off and go to Taronga Zoo! So we, the CAE class and our teachers Dave and Pauline (and her son Luiz), jumped on the bus to enjoy a perfectly beautiful and sunny day at the zoo.

  • Surfing!

    Australia has hundreds of things to do on a beautiful sunny day, but learning to surf has got to be at the top of most people’s list, especially if you’re living in Manly.  Australians grow up on the beach – for them it’s as easy as riding a bike. But for newcomers it can be a […]

  • North Head Bush Walk

    This week we went to North Head as it’s such a beautiful walk full of native flora and fauna and has some of the best views in Manly. We started at Shelly beach and walked all the way up to Sydney lookout to see the city from a higher perspective, and what a view! Definitely well […]

  • Sea Eagles vs Rabbitohs

    Friday was a great day for the students but not for the Manly Sea Eagles. Twenty of us went to Brookvale Oval to watch rugby live. It was a battle between second and third place and because of this that the stadium was nearly sold out. Most students had never seen rugby league before but […]