English Courses for Teenagers in Cairns

Cairns is the best location for a tropical adventure! Students can enjoy the sun, warm weather and beautiful location with the security and safety of a Kaplan program. Learn English, live with an Australian family and experience this Australian paradise! 

Young Student English Courses in Cairns

Our English school in Cairns is a great place for students aged 12-15. It is a safe, welcoming and beautiful location. Cairns has warm weather year-round and is located between the rainforest, mountains and the ocean. The city offers great shopping, tranquil beaches, and many opportunities for social activities.

Their course schedule will be packed with fun things to do, along with our effective, personalized English courses. After engaging lessons with our friendly and dedicated teachers, there is a full set of afternoon and evening activities, including workshops, sports and sightseeing.

We also offer English courses in Cairns for adults. 

Things to See and Do

  • Ride on the scenic Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • Visit the Cairns Tropical Zoo
  • Take an art workshop
  • Learn about the Aborigines in a cultural tour
  • Get a tour of the city
  • Visit the Great Barrier Reef
  • Go on a day trip to Green Island
  • Play sports with classmates
  • Spend an afternoon on the beach

School Facilities

  • Safe, secure building in a residential part of Cairns
  • Computer access to help students keep in touch with family
  • Large balcony to enjoy the tropical weather
  • Air-conditioned classrooms and building

Package Details

  • Dates: 26 July - 8 August (Other dates are available upon request)
  • 12 hours of English tuition per week
    *Classes may be held off-site
  • Daily transfer to and from school
  • One full-day and four half-day scheduled activities per week
  • Course attendance certificate
  • 24-hour emergency helpline
  • Placement test to ensure students receive lessons to their level
  • Specialized K+ for teens learning materials and booklets
  • Student ID card



Homestays offer the perfect opportunity for students to learn more about living in Australia by sharing a home with a local family.

  • Room type: Twin, Shared Facilities
  • Age Range: 12-15 years
  • Meals provided: 21 per week (full board)

Airport Transfers

  • Arrival: Students are met on arrival at Cairns airport by their Kaplan host family on July 26 or August 2.
  • Departure: The Kaplan host family says goodbye and takes any departing students to Cairns airport on August 1 or August 8.