Come back Charlene we miss you!

This week we got this post from Charlene: Hi everyone!! I hope you enjoy your time at GV!! I would like to be at GV!! I don’t forget … We could never forget you. Please come and visit us.

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Kyohei and Aki return to base

After class on Friday I was glad to see two ex-Global students, Aki (left) and Kyohei (right), walk into my office. Kyohei, has been working in Bundaberg for 3 months and was working 7 days a week in the peak time. He was picking capsicums and tomatoes in the hot summer sun. He stayed in … Continued

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Girls and guys needed for the local soccer team.

After the success of the Tri School Shield Soccer Competition in December, we have been approached by the Caloundra Shelly Park United Football Club. Their president Chris McCormack sent me this message: To the students at GV Caloundra, This year we will have 1st and 2nd division teams. There will be 11 teams in the Division 1 … Continued

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Aussie Quiz this Friday

This Friday is the last school day before Australia Day and we want to know how much you know about the country you are living in. You will be divided into teams to play against each other for an AWESOME AUSSIE PRIZE. We will have questions (some easy, some more difficult) in the following categories, … Continued

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Australia Day at Australia Zoo

Date: Monday 26th January 2009 Location: Australia Zoo  If you have never been to Australia Zoo then this could be an ideal day for your first visit.  John Williamson, the famous Aussie musician who was a friend of Steve Irwin – Crocodile Hunter, will help locals and international guests celebrate Australia Day on January 26 at 10:30am. You … Continued

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Australia Day Celebrations at Kings Beach

 WHEN: Monday 26 January, 10am-9pm  Celebrate Australia Day in Caloundra with live music, roving performers, markets, food stalls, workshops, and children’s activities – there will even be a movie under the stars. The 2009 Australia Day Celebrations at Kings Park has something for everyone and it’s all free! A full program of events will be … Continued

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TGIF

TGIF – Thank God It’s Friday. Lately we have been having a great time on Friday afternoons. Last week it was the big Ping Pong Competition organised by Pedro. Kris from Poland was the winner, with Bikash from Nepal and Pedro from Brazil in second and third places. Today it is a SPELLING BEE for the … Continued

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New Year Wishes from the Czeck Republic

Hi Andy and everyone at GV Caloundra,   Happy New Year to everyone.  We hope your year will be healthy, happy and successful.   We had a great Christmas in Europe….even though it is very cold!  The snow is now about 2 feet deep outside our front door.  We hear it is quite hot in … Continued

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Lesley is off to Biloela

Lesley, who graduated a few weeks ago, is off to live in Biloela in Central Queensland.  While she was at GV Caloundra she was in homestay.  Now her homestay parents are moving 700 kilometres north to this little country town and they have asked Lesley to Join them.  What a great opportunity. We will all … Continued

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GV students hit Sydney for New Years Eve

   Alex, Luis, Jose and I want to share with you our great experience in Sydney!   We were in Sydney for New Years Eve and the fireworks were amazing! According to the news the goverment spent about 5 millions dollars on these. We think that in CBD were 2 million of people.   Of course we enjoyed all our time there and we want … Continued

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