Felizia is from Germany and is completing an internship in social work in Sydney. Felizia chose Australia because of the culture, mentality and landscape. My home city: Frankfurt is famous for: The apple wine and one of the only skylines in Europe. When I was young I wanted to be: Archaeologist. My impression of Australia before I arrived: That it was a big country with friendly, alternative people. One thing that I have learnt about Australia that I didn't know before is: That Australia is very expensive.…

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Sandra is from Germany and is completing a tourism internship in Sydney. She plans to travel and explore New Zealand in the coming months. My home city: Damme is famous for: Its Carnival. When I was young I wanted to be: Either a nurse or teacher. I chose Australia because: It was a great opportunity because I always wanted to get there since I watched 'The Sleepover Club' in my childhood. It's so far away and I always thought I would never see it, so…

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Patricia is from The Netherlands and completed an internship  in Sydney. Patricia did a road trip in a hippie caravan and went skydiving. How nice! My home city: Sittard is famous for: I don't know, it's just a really small and a lovely city I chose Australia because: I was watching 'Heartbreak High' on TV with my sister when I was younger, I really liked the lifestyle (skateboarding/surfing) and I knew I wanted to come here. One thing I have learnt about Australia that I…

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Rory is from The Netherlands and completing an internship  in Sydney. His internship is located near the harbour so he has the best view of the city. Rory did an interview as well with us. You can watch it here. My home city: Breda is famous for: The church of Breda When I was young I wanted to be a: Professional tennis player I chose Australia because: Wild guess, wanted to explore a new culture and country My impression of Australia before I…

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Elodie is from France and completing an internship at a medical services company in Sydney. Elodie would like to visit the famous Uluru (Ayres Rock) before she leaves Australia; My home city: Lyon is famous for: its gastronomy When I was young I wanted to be a: magician to easily solve all problems I chose Australia because: of the Culture - Mentality - Landscapes - And because it was a challenge for me as it is on the other side of the globe…

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Maximilian is from Germany. He is completing an online retail and photography internship at one of Australia's largest online stores. At the end of the internship he plans to take an amazing roadtrip from Sydney to The Great Barrier Reef; My home city: Cologne is famous for: its beautiful ancient Cathedral and silly carnival every year in February I chose Australia because: I wanted to visit a country that has English as it's native language but not in Europe My impression of Australia…

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Rene is from The Netherlands and completing an economics internship at a jewelry company in Sydney's CBD. He first decided that he wanted to travel to Canada for his internship but ended up in Australia and doesn't regret a thing; My home city: Groningen is famous for: its students I chose Australia because: well....at first I wanted to go to Vancouver, Canada. When this did not work out I went to Australia...Zero regrets! When I was young I wanted to be a: Astronaut…

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Laura arrived in Sydney in December for her 3 month marketing internship which has almost come to an end. She has a love of travelling and will explore New Zealand in the coming months. You can hear all about her internship experience here; My home city: Hannover is famous for: the fair but I love the annual Maschsee festival I chose Australia: because I had never been to Australia before and it seemed like a great place to visit My impression of Australia…

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Melanie is from Germany and completing a Hospitality internship in Sydney. From the photo she seems to have settled into the Australian way of life perfectly; My home city: Cologne is famous for: its carnival I chose Australia: because it's the most wonderful place on Earth When I was young I wanted to be: rich My impression of Australia before I arrived: was sunny, beaches, amazing wildlife One thing I want to do before I leave Australia: is scuba diving Best advice I have been…

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Marcel is from Germany and currently completing a Marketing internship in Melbourne. His 'Australian to-do-list' includes skydiving...we wish him a safe a soft landing; My home city: Stuttgart is famous for: the German Wasen (Similar to the Oktoberfest in Munich) I chose Australia: because travelling around is so easy here When I was young I wanted to be: a pilot My impression of Australia before I arrived: was big cities, nice beaches, beautiful landscape Something I learnt about Australia is: it is so big with very…

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