Why You Should Study English in Australia

There are 60,000 pictures which have been taken by our past and current Kaplan students of their experience whilst studying abroad. Here are a few to show you why you should study English in Australia.


Study English in Melbourne and soak up the culture of theatre, film, museums and art.

Shrine of Remembrance

Visit the Shrine of Remembrance, which was erected as a way for the community to grieve those lost during the First World War. It now helps to educate visitors about Victorian history, through public programs and exhibitions.

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Visit the Shrine of Remembrance in Melbourne

Enjoy the Melbourne Skyline 

Head to the Southbank, which is popular for restaurants, bars and public art. It's also the perfect spot to watch the sunset over the city.

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Head to the Southbank and enjoy the Melbourne skyline

Our Kaplan English school in Melbourne is located in the heart of the Melbourne Dockland, close to the waterfront.


Perth is located in western Australia, and is surrounded by a number of beautiful beaches.

Pick a Beach in Perth 

For those that love a beach, choose to study English in Perth and you'll have 19 beautiful beaches within close distance. You may even be surprised to find the sun worshipper next to you is a kangaroo! They have been known to relax around Lucky Bay.

Popular beaches closer to Perth include Cottesloe Beach, Scarborough Beach and City Beach. Enjoy the beautiful sand and clear waters - the perfect activity for after class.

Take a look at some of the other best beaches in Australia.

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Pick from one of the beautiful beaches Perth has to offer

Our Kaplan English school in Perth is located close to restaurants, theatre and the AFL football oval. It's also a 10-minute walk from the tram, where you can easily explore the rest of the city.


Brisbane is located on the east coast of Australia. It's well situated so you can spend weekends exploring the famous Gold Coast strip and northern Sunshine Coast.

Brisbane River Cruise 

An easy and fun way to see Brisbane is by river cruise. Cruise through the suburbs, CBD and pass under the landmark Story Bridge, all while seeing old and new Brisbane through the mix of historical building and modern high rises.

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Explore Brisbane by river cruise

Hang Out on the Southbank

The Southbank is located along the bank of the Brisbane River. It's a cultural destination of the city and perfect for food, fun and festivities.

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Soak up the culture on the Southbank in Brisbane

Our Kaplan English school in Brisbane is located on the fringe of the city in Spring Hill, not far from the main attractions.


Be Adventurous and Skydive

As thrill seeking capital of the world, Sydney has a taste for adventure. What better time to take the plunge and skydive! If you’re brave enough that is.

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Take the plunge and skydive in Sydney

Visit the Kangaroos 

Kangaroos are one of the most famous mammals native to Australia, so while in Sydney, it's a must to visit these beautiful animals.

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Visit the Kangaroos in Sydney

Explore Bondi Beach

Surf, sea and golden sand make up one of Sydney’s iconic attractions – Bondi Beach.

With glamorous bars, surfer pubs, casual cafes and elegant eateries scattered around Bondi Beach, this beautiful area of Sydney has something for everyone.

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Make sure to visit the beautiful Bondi Beach

Our first school is located in Sydney City, in the heart of the CBD. Our Sydney Manly school, is situated on the beachfront close to range of cafes and bars.

Cairns & Adelaide

We also have a school in Cairns, which is located close to the waterfront. Cairns is the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, which makes the perfect weekend trip away.

Our school in Adelaide is situated in the heart of the bustling CBD. Don't forget to visit the Adelaide Hills - Australia's wine capital.

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