Memories of Germany

It was an auspicious occasion for the 2016-17 SAGSE exchange students who reunited at their Memories of Germany evening on March 5th. The students presented photos and told many funny anecdotes about their recent stay in Germany. As a group, they spoke in turns of living with a host family, food differences, celebrating Weihnachten and Silvesterabend in the German winter, the peculiarities of the German language, the many Weihnachtsmärkte they visited and the wide variety of cultural experiences they enjoyed. … More Memories of Germany


Liam Ayre

It is now a bit over 20 years since I went to Germany with SAGSE. As a 16 year-old who had never left Australia, the exchange opened up a new world for me and was a key experience in my life. The opportunity to experience Germany “from the inside” for six weeks gave me language … More Liam Ayre

Ben Fajzullin: from Brisbane to Berlin

An Australian in Berlin: He left the beaches of Brisbane for the cold of Germany and his dream job abroad. (From:    After graduating from the Church of England Grammar School, Brisbane, Ben decided to pursue his goal of working in Germany. He began by  teaching English to Germans, returning to Australia to work … More Ben Fajzullin: from Brisbane to Berlin

SAGSE students return home

Judging by the smiles in these photos taken during the bus tour and at Frankfurt Airport and on all the reports I have received, the SAGSE students had the experience of a lifetime! See you all at our Memories of Germany evening on Saturday 27th February.      

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