Philipp is in Australia completing a Finance internship. As well as having photos with kangaroos, he'd also like to learn how to surf. My home city is: Ulm, Germany is famous for: Good beer Growing up I wanted to be a: Football star I chose Australia because: Good weather, another kind of lifestyle My impression of Australia before I arrived was: Everybody can surf, always sunny, lots of koalas and kangaroos in the wildlife Before I leave Australia I want…

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Lena-Marie is in Australia completing a Human Resource internship. She is pictured here at the famous Taronga Zoo; My home city is: Hamburg is famous for: its "Reeperbahn" (red light district) Growing up I wanted to be a: teacher I chose Australia because: English speaking country with beautiful nature and lovely people living on the bright side of life My impression of Australia before I arrived was: Spiders, snakes and kangaroos everywhere! One thing I didn't know about Australia before…

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Sophie is here from Germany to complete an HR internship in Sydney; My home city is: Oldenburg I chose Australia because: of the weather and the nature My impression of Australia before I arrived was: that it's full of insects One thing I didn't know about Australia before arriving was: That the people are so open-minded Before I leave Australia I want to: Do a surf course Best advice I've been given is: Be open-minded for new things If I…

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Jelena is here from Germany and completing an internship in Brisbane; My home city is: Sindelfingen is famous for Mercedes-Benz When I was young I wanted to be a: doctor I chose Australia because: it's a beautiful country My impression of Australia before I arrived was: that it's full of insects One thing I didn't know about Australia before arriving was: there are no 1 cent or 2 cent coins. Before I leave Australia I want to: see sharks Best…

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Arno is here from The Netherlands and is completing an ICT - Software Development internship in Sydney; My home city is: Herpen When I was young I wanted to be an: astronaut I chose Australia because: I wanted to go to an English speaking country, Australia seemed the best option with its beautiful nature and animals. Can't complain about the warmth either (: My impression of Australia before I arrived was: That it would be similar to western countries One…

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Nele is here from Germany and is completing an Events internship in Sydney; My home city: Munich is famous for: the Oktoberfest When I was young I wanted to be an: Architect I chose Australia because: I wanted to go to an English speaking and warm country. One thing I didn't know about Australia before arriving was: They are always asking "How are you?" and don't expect an response. Before I leave Australia I want to: Travelling / Backpacking around…

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Valerie is here from Germany and is completing a Human Resources internship in Sydney; My home city: Cologne is famous for: its carnival When I was young I wanted to be a: Doctor I chose Australia because: I have never been to Australia before My impression of Australia before I arrived was: So far away One thing I didn't know about Australia before arriving was: People here are extremely open-minded and friendly Before I leave Australia I want to: Snorkeling…

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Kate is here from the UK and completing an Events Management internship in Adelaide; My home city: Manchester is famous for: Music (oasis, stone roses, joy division, etc, etc), football, lots of rain When I was young I wanted to be a: vet I chose Australia because: Wanted somewhere warm and English speaking My impression of Australia before I arrived was: Relaxed beach vibes One thing I didn't know about Australia before arriving was: Aboriginal history & that 85%+ of…

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Clara is from Austria and here in Sydney completing a legal internship; My home city: Salzburg is famous for: music When I was young I wanted to be a: an Astronaut. I chose Australia because: Because I always wanted to go My impression of Australia before I arrived was: Nice country with a lot of things to do and see One thing I didn't know about Australia before arriving was: it's bigger than I thought, very nice people Before I…

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Sarah has been enjoying Sydney but has been surprised by the huge distances between cities. ; My home city: Freiburg is famous for: delicious wine, because of the wine region. When I was young I wanted to be a: a vet. I chose Australia because: Because it's a beautiful country and I wanted to learn more about the culture & nature and of course to improve the language. My impression of Australia before I arrived was: Very friendly people and…

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