Joep is from a small village in The Netherlands and completing his internship in the Super Yacht industry here in Sydney. His internship office is so close to Sydney Harbour he can almost touch the water from his desk: My home city: Drunen is famous for:...it's a small village and not very interesting When I was young I wanted to: be a chef I chose Australia because: I wanted to be as far away from home as possible My impression…

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Jana is from Germany and currently completing an Events Management internship. When she was younger she wanted to be a child forever...don't we all!?!: My home city: Cologne is famous for: it's cathedral When I was young I wanted to: always be a child I chose Australia because: of the different seasons My impression of Australia before I arrived: was jungle, beaches & surfing One thing I have learnt about Australia that I didn't know before: Bad infrastructure. Really everything…

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Bettina is from Denmark and currently completing an internship in business analytics & data analytics. During her time in Australia she has found out that "Everything is actually trying to kill you" :-) : My home city: Aalborg is famous for: it's waterfront When I was young I wanted to: work internationally in politics or lobbying. I have always had a passion for working within the field of climate chance and sustainability. I chose Australia because: of stories told by…

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Cheyenna is from Limburg in the south of The Netherlands. Her dad came to Australia a few years ago and since then has convinced her that it is one of the best places in the world. My home city: Limburgis famous for: carnaval! When I was young I wanted to: be an archaeologist I chose Australia because: my dad went to Australia and told me amazing stories since then it was my dream to go there too. My impression of…

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Marc is from Rotterdam and completing a digital marketing internship in Sydney. His next trip is to Tasmania which is sure to be memorable! My home city: Rotterdam is famous for: being the biggest harbour of Europe and third biggest of the world at this moment When I was young I wanted to: be a famous soccer player I chose Australia because: everyone should visit Australia at least once in their life. Besides that, I wanted to go to a place where…

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Danny is from Denmark and completing a tourism internship in the heart of Sydney. He has fallen in love with the city and would like to stay permanently. My home city: Copenhagen is famous for: being home to a million bicycles When I was young I wanted to: be a professional soccer play I chose Australia because: it has always been a dream of mine to experience Australia, and furthermore actually living here for a while, gave that dream a…

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Felicitas is from Germany and completing a Media Design internship in sunny Sydney. She is correct in identifying Australia is a very 'international' country. My home city: Wetzlar is famous for: the writer Goethe When I was young I wanted to: an author I chose Australia because: Australia is a very diverse country, the people are very nice and you meet people from all over the world. My impression of Australia before I arrived: was Kangaroos, desert and an easy-going…

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Kiki is from The Netherlands and is in Sydney completing a marketing internship with a museum. Like many others, her impression of Australia was huge spiders, kangaroos and surf dudes everywhere...all true! My home city: 's-Hertogenbosch is famous for: its Bossche Bollen (giant profiteroles covered in chocolate, YUM)! When I was young I wanted to: be a school teacher I chose Australia because: the lifestyle is very appealing and I wanted to meet my Australian family :) My impression of…

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Imeze is currently completing a Science internship in Sydney with a focus on researching antibiotics. She is surprised that Aussies actually love the taste of Vegemite. My home city: Groenlo is famous for: its beer called Grolsch When I was young I wanted to: be a Nobel Prize Winner. I chose Australia because: I wanted to go to an English speaking country that has progressive research. My impression of Australia before I arrived: was that it was always sunny, hot…

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Luca is from beautiful Hamburg in Germany and currently completing a marketing internship in sunny Sydney. Before she leaves Australia she wants to spend a night in the outback sleeping under the stars. My home city: Hamburg is famous for: "Reeperbahn", "Michel" and it's the prettiest city in Germany When I was young I wanted to: be a vet or designer I chose Australia because: I wanted to visit something new and far away, besides that I wanted to live…

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