Starters 5/8/19

7 lovely ladies and 1 charming gent this morning ☺️

Big welcome to you all !!! So much to take in on the first day, but they are still rocking their smiles 😍


Pascale from Switzerland; Camila Andrea from Colombia; Marilia from Brazil; I-Ting from Taiwan; Momoko from Japan; Mao from Japan; Emi from Japan; Jhully Hellen from Brazil


Graduation 02.08.19.

🎉🎉Congratulations 🎉🎉

It’s that time of week again when we have to say goodbye to some of our amazing students. We hope you all enjoyed your time here at Lexis Brisbane. Best wishes to you all & Keep in touch ❤️️❤️️

Emma's Class
Jonathan from Emma’s Intermediate class.
Vanessa from Luke’s Pre- Intermediate class.
Seungmin from Mitzi’s Upper- Intermediate class.


Miho from Rachel’s Pre Intermediate class

What’s On In Brisbane This Weekend

River to Rooftop | Saturday 3 August

Achieve your fitness goal as you scale over 1,000 stairs to the rooftop of the iconic One One One Eagle Street skyscraper in the heart of Brisbane’s CBD.

Open to all fitness levels, form a team or race against your mate.

By signing on you will be helping women and kids who experience domestic violence to find a safer future.

More information here.

Toy Story 4 (G) | Saturday 3 August

Enjoy a movie under the stars with the Openair Cinemas in the City Botanic Gardens.

For more information visit Openair Cinemas.

Jan Powers Farmers Markets | Saturday 3 August

This busy Brisbane Farmers Market is a great place to spend a Saturday morning, browsing through the fresh produce and eating the delicious food produce lined along the bustling walkway selling a range of fresh products.

You will be amazed a the low prices of the fruits and vegetables, and if its good food you are after then look no further!

For more information visit Jan Powers Farmers Markets.

Caboolture Festival | Saturday 3 August – Monday 12 August

Get ready for two jam-packed weeks of fun as the first ever Caboolture Festival are launched. Caboolture will be a hive of activity with two weeks filled with over 10 events set to bring live music, entertainment and food to the region.

More information here.

Sip and Shop Pop Up | Sunday 4 August

Partnering with City Winery, BrisStyle will be hosting a boutique pop up market bringing their online sellers virtual stores to life, giving Brisbane handmade lovers a chance to “shop local” with their favourite makers whilst sipping the best wine from the only urban winery in Brisbane.

More information here.

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Jobs in Brisbane

Catering Attendant / Greenslopes Private Hospital

Greenslopes Private Hospital  is seeking an experienced Catering Attendant to join their Food Services team.

There are multiple casual positions available over a flexible, seven day rotating roster that includes days, evenings, weekends and public holidays.

About the Role

As a Catering Services Assistant, you will assist the chef with the distribution and collection of all customer menus, food trays and beverages, and basic food preparation. This also includes the preparation of special dietary needs for patients as directed by the hospital Dietician or relevant Manager.

You will also be responsible for maintaining cleanliness within the department in line with required food safety, infection control and hospital standards, while offering high standards of quality and service to customer and patients.

In this role you will report to the Food Services Manager and work closely with a supportive and respected team.

About You

  • High attention to detail and work effectively in a team, or independently as required
  • Should have an ability to prioritise tasks effectively
  • Previous experience in a hospital or hospital environment
  • Understanding of food safety and hygiene principles
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a strong customer focus
  • Ability to problem solve and maintain good working relations with others
  • Certificate II or Certificate III in Hospitality (desirable)

How to Apply

All applications must be lodged online. Please click here to apply (applications should include CV and 2 current work-related referees).

Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority.  Applicants will be required to provide a current (12 months or less) National Police check prior to appointment and persons in patient contact roles will be required to provide proof of immunity to specified infectious diseases prior to commencement.

If you have any questions about this opportunity, please call Ben Hensley, Food Services Manager, on 07 3394 7185.

Catering Delivery Driver / Cuisine On Cue

Cuisine on Cue is a privately owned event catering company.  Due to a high level of growth, Cuisine on Cue is looking for a dynamic individual to join our dedicated team as Logistics Driver.  The successful applicant will be responsible for day-to-day delivery driving of food and equipment to our valued clients and venues.

About You

  • Food safety knowledge
  • Punctuality
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Physically fit
  • A good knowledge of Brisbane roads
  • Well presented
  • Ability to manage several tasks at once

The successful candidate must have a current Queensland driver’s license with a clear driving history.

If this sounds like the right role for you please reply with resume to

Food and Beverage Attendant / Club Southside

Club Southside require the services of a Food and Beverage Attendants and/or Bar Attendant.

Located in Mount Gravatt, Club Southside is a popular community based organisation that provides a unique facility to our members and guests with a primary focus on contributing to the local community.

About You

  • a bright and bubbly demeanour
  • previous Cafe experience
  • a passion for customer service
  • RSA

This is a casual position and requires the applicant to be able to work days, nights, weekends and split shifts with open availability.

Please forward your application quoting reference 1118 to Anneli Bridgment, HR Manager

Barista/ Sales /  King of Cakes – Taringa 

King of Cakes is seeking fun loving people with personality and attitude plus to act as its ambassadors showcasing amazing coffee and cake menu. Kings of Cakes specializes in creating authentic German and European cakes, pastries and freshly baked breads.

Key Duties include:

  • Making coffee to a high standard
  • Operating cash registers, ensuring a high level of accuracy
  • Food preparation
  • Replenishing stock
  • Working within Health and Safety standards at all times
  • Ensure you present in a professional manner (well presented, polite)

The successful applicant will have the following attitude, experience and skills:

  • Strong Barista skills
  • Experience in a high coffee volume environment essential
  • Strong interpersonal skills and team building skills
  • Assist customer by choosing there celebration Cakes
  • Friendly and helpful attitude
  • Proven ability to retain information and work unsupervised

Apply here.

Barista & Customer Service Legend / Gloria Jean’s Coffees

Gloria Jean is currently expanding its team and is seeking someone with a passion for coffee.  Barista experience is preferred.

Successful applicants need to demonstrate a range of characteristics including:

  • A passion to make a great coffee.
  • Bright and outgoing personality.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Impeccable presentation and personal hygiene.
  • Well organised and very particular about cleanliness.
  • Honesty and Integrity.

To be successful you need to have:

  • Great presentation and customer service skills
  • Previous Barista experience preferred
  • Willingness to learn

This is a casual position and Gloria Jean can offer 15-20 hours each week – weekday and weekend shifts so would suit someone who is studying.  No early morning or late nights.

Staff will be trained in both food handling and Gloria Jean’s coffee making skills as required.

PLEASE address the selection criteria before applying.  Send your resume now to, along with your availability.

F&B Attendants / The Normanby Hotel

The Roles
The successful candidates will be a part of the food & beverage teams to join the dedicated team relaunching the Normanby in August. You will be responsible for the successful daily operation of the restaurant, bar & gaming from casual, salary and supervisory roles.

About You
Normanby is looking for industry professionals, who will bring something new to the team. They want to challenge guest expectations and lead the way in service and Food and Beverage offerings. Successful candidates will put forward new and exciting ideas to create exceptional guest experiences. You demand excellence and you drive those around you to strive to achieve this daily.

You must have experience in, high end, high volume bars & restaurants and great food & beverage knowledge.

Apply here.

Full Time Grill Cooks and Kitchen Hands / Hogs Breath Cafe

Hog’s Breath Cafe Morayfield is looking for GRILL COOKS to join our dynamic and friendly team.

Successful applicants for grill cooks must be able to work all or most sections of a kitchen and have at least some grill experience in a fast paced environment.

About You:

  • A commitment to provide a high standard of hygiene and food
  • Grill experience
  • Good communication skills
  • Highly motivated
  • Strong work ethic

Responsibilities include:

  • Preparation and cooking of food to a high standard in a high volume kitchen
  • Involvement in all areas of a kitchen including dish area
  • Ongoing training online and in store
  • Stock receival and control

The position can be either part time or full time and the applicants must be fully available on weekends and evenings.

They are also looking for part time KITCHEN HANDS for sections like: cold larder, salads, fryer and food preparation. Past experience will be an added advantage. Must be available on weekends and dinner shifts.

To be part of this great team environment, please send your resume and cover letter to Sarah Dixon at or come into store and ask for Sarah.


Starters 29/7/19

Smiling faces form our new students today!!!

Enjoy your studies and adventures in Australia  🌴😎

Gustavo from Brazil; Keisuke from Japan; Taito from Japan and Camilo Fernando from Colombia 🇧🇷🇯🇵🇨🇴


Graduation 26.07.19.

🎉Congratulations to our 16 students graduating today 🎓

We have loved having you all here at Lexis Brisbane ❤️️ Wishing you all the best.




Catherine's EMP CLass
Maria & Hellen Freom Catherine’s EMP class

What’s On In Brisbane This Weekend

BrisStyle Twilight Markets | Friday 26 July

The BrisStyle Twilight Markets is a meet-the-maker event and is the only Brisbane-based marketplace selling 100 per cent locally handmade products. In addition to a huge variety of handmade market stalls, you will also find a great variety of local food vendors, live music and a free Craft Workshop. Great place to get local-made present for your family and friends in your country.

More information here.

Together in One Voice – Celebrating NAIDOC Week | Friday 26 July 

Immerse yourself in a blend of traditional and contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander entertainment, laugh out loud to a comedy show with Australia’s best Indigenous comedians and spoil yourself with a variety of food trucks serving up the best bush tucker, food and drinks.

More information here.

Burnett Lane: Art Landing | Friday 26 July

Just behind our school – head to Burnett Lane for the light and colour creative projects from 4pm til late. Watch the local street artists in action s.

More information here.

Gigs and Picnics |Saturday 26 July

Grab a blanket, picnic basket and bring a group to enjoy an afternoon of Gigs and Picnics in the City.

You’ll find food trucks and live music at the free monthly event in City Botanic Gardens.

More information here.

Brisbane BBQ Festival | Saturday 27 – Sunday 28 July

Warm up this winter with a celebration of meat, fire and music at th ​5th Annual Brisbane BBQ Festival being held at Victoria Park, Herston​. You will see BBQ food stalls, bars, BBQ markets, live music and great entertainment.

More information here.

James Street Food and Wine Trail | Sunday 28 July

Watch as the precinct’s finest chefs swap their kitchens for market stall, serving-up quality picnic fair.

More information here.

What's on in Brisbane this weekend

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