Author Archive | jranzse

How will I know what to do?

Rotary provides a thorough and comprehensive briefing to students, parents and councillors which covers a wide range of topics. Rotary provides a strong support network in both Australia and New Zealand for the students and families.

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What is RANZSE ?

The Rotary Australia and New Zealand Student Exchange (RANZSE) program is run by some Rotary Districts in Australia and all districts in New Zealand. It is designed for 14 to 16 year old students to experience a true “exchange” with a family in the other country. In 2021 Australian students arrive in New Zealand and […]

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When is the Exchange ?

In 2021 Australian students will fly to New Zealand and attend school with their matched student during Term 2. Both students will return to Australia at the end of June and attend the Australian student’s school during Term 3. The Australia/New Zealand Student Exchanges offer an opportunity to be away from home and be “independent” […]

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Does it cost much?

Students are matched where possible, with students of similar interests in the other country. The costs of the exchange are mainly covered by the participating families. This is typically about $A4,500 – $A5,000 (depending on the rate of exchange in each country) covering costs such as air travel, passport, weekend camps, a week-long Safari in […]

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Long Lasting Friendship

It is one of the aims of Rotary International throughout the world to bring about better understanding between people. How better can this be done than through Youth Exchanges where each student has an opportunity to experience another country’s way of life, the people, their outlook and beliefs? Much as there is a need for […]

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