English language immersion courses in Australia
Private English lessons in your teacher's home in Australia

Map of the regions where HLI families are located

Study English in Australia in the home of your private teacher. HLI organises teacher homestays along the Australian coastline, from Cairns through the Gold Coast, down to Sydney and Melbourne and along the Indian Ocean up to Perth. Study English in one of the most beautiful landscapes on Earth. Our HLI English teachers will accompany you on cultural excursions and sporting activities. Visit rainforests and deserts, kangaroo sanctuaries and surfing beaches.

Classic language programme

Includes 1 week full board accommodation + private language lessons for 1 student. Extra lessons US$40/hour

Region 10hrs lessons 15hrs lessons 20hrs lessons 25hrs lessons 30hrs lessons Extra night full board
All regions US$1,555 US$1,655 US$1,855 US$2,055 US$2,255 US$140

Language programme with activities

Includes 1 week full board accommodation + private language lessons and activities for 1 student, transport and activity expenses for the student and teacher. Extra 5 hours activities US$290

Region 10hrs lessons
+ 5hrs activities
15hrs lessons
+ 5hrs activities
20hrs lessons
+ 5hrs activities
25hrs lessons
+ 5hrs activities
All regions US$1,745 US$1,945 US$2,145 US$2,345

Language programme with cultural excursions

Includes 1 week full board accommodation + private language lessons for 1 student, transport and entrance fees for the student and accompanying person

Region 10hrs lessons
+ cultural excursions
15hrs lessons
+ cultural excursions
20hrs lessons
+ cultural excursions
25hrs lessons
+ cultural excursions
All regions US$1,795 US$1,995 US$2,195 US$2,395


Choose 3 from the following: Sydney Opera House, Aboriginal Cultural Tour, Tribal Warrior Harbour Cruise, Museum of Contemporary Art, The Australian Museum, Hyde Park Barracks Museum, Cockatoo Island

Sport & leisure options

Choose from the options below and add the supplement to your language programme. Price includes transport, entrance fees and hire of equipment (where applicable)

Title Further details Price
Cable water ski (Cairns, 3x1h) US$220
Flow rider (Cairns, 3x1h) US$190
Ice Skating (Melbourne/Sydney 3x1h) US$250
Kuranda Rainforest Skyrail cableway Accompanied trip (Cairns) US$260
Surf (Gold Coast 1 full day) US$310
Rainforestation trip Accompanied trip to Rainforestation (Cairns) including wildlife park, Army Duk tour, Aboriginal dancing, boomerang & spear throwing US$210
Green Island Great Barrier Reef Accompanied trip (Cairns) US$295

Accommodation only

Region Full board Half board
All regions US$980 US$896

Other options

Title Further details Price
Business & specialised vocabulary Per week US$130
Boarding Contact us
Exam preparation Per week US$130
Teacher refresher course Per week US$130
Closer supervision Per week US$150
Special diets Per week US$150
Special needs Per week US$150
Christmas / New Year / Thanksgiving US$150
Private bathroom Per week US$190
VIP Per week US$400
5 Star exclusive Double the published rates


Find out about the various discounts on offer from HLI. Including accompanying person discount, long stay discount and more...

Transfer information

Students aged 15 and under MUST take 2-way transfers unless we are notified that they are accompanied by their parents.