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The Aqua English Project Book Feature - Places We Swim

The Aqua English Project Book Feature - Places We Swim

Tue, 8 Jan 19

From lap pools to ocean pools, rockpools to hot springs, Places We Swim covers the breadth of Australia, bringing you the 60 best places to swim, dive, jump, paddle and float around the country. You'll discover just what makes each swimming spot unique, learn the best time to go, gain some useful local knowledge and find out the best things to see and do in the area. With destinations ranging from the neighbourhood city pool to remote outback waterfalls, this book is a celebration of not just these magnificent swimming spots, but of the diverse landscapes and communities that make up Australia. https://www.smh.com.au/lifestyle/the-places-we-swim-australias-best-pools-beaches-and-lakes-20181213-h192ld.html

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Ali & The Long Journey - Boat People & The Aqua English Project

Ali & The Long Journey - Boat People & The Aqua English Project

Fri, 6 Jul 18

This is a film based on a story written and illustrated by students from refugee backgrounds at Noble Park Primary School.

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Reach Rescue BEFORE Jumping In!

Reach Rescue BEFORE Jumping In!

Fri, 6 Jul 18

Self preservation before performing a rescue!

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Keep Swimming in Winter!

Keep Swimming in Winter!

Fri, 6 Jul 18

Keep swimming in winter....it gets you ready for summer!

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Water Safety Recruitment @ Yeerongpilly TAFE

Water Safety Recruitment @ Yeerongpilly TAFE

Fri, 5 Feb 16

Founding Director and Community Development Manager, Sarah Scarce was pleased to visit Yeerongpilly TAFE on Tuesday 02nd February 2016. She was able to speak to and engage with students in the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) and recruit them as new participants for the upcoming 'Adult Swimming & Water Safety Program' funded by The Brisbane City Council Active Parks Program at Yeornga Pool.

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Welcome Woodridge SHS ESL Department!

Welcome Woodridge SHS ESL Department!

Fri, 5 Feb 16

Our intensive swimming and English program for the Woodridge SHS ESL Department officially started on Wednesday 3rd February 2016 at The YMCA Acacia Ridge Leisure Centre. We are in the first week of processing groups 1 & 2 from 6 groups. We have a fantastic group of staff (old and new) who are keen and energetic. We have fun for the first two sessions and cannot wait for the next 7 weeks!

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Thanks for a Great Summer Season EF!

Thanks for a Great Summer Season EF!

Fri, 5 Feb 16

EF Language Travel and Aqua English have been working together for the last ten years to provide home stay students visiting Australia (and the Gold Coast) the opportunity to engage in swimming and water safety lessons mixed with English. We have loved having the 300+ students over the last few weeks, and wish our Chinese visitors a Happy Chinese New Year! Xi Nien Kuai Lieu!

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Tourism Queensland & The Aqua English Project!

Tourism Queensland & The Aqua English Project!

Tue, 7 May 13

Loving our wonderful photo-shoot with Tourism Queensland. The Aqua English Project proudly showcases the 'Education Tourism' side of the sector. Great Gold Coast and beach and pool shots! http://tq.lookat.me.com.au/search/results.me?goto=4

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