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Indonesian Lessons in Melbourne

Are you ready to embark on an incredible journey to become a fluent Indonesian speaker? If the answer is yes, then you're in luck because Melbourne, Australia's multicultural hub, is the ideal place to pursue your language goals. As you can imagine, learning the language will allow you to connect with some of the thousands of native speakers living in the city, and make all sorts of new friendships as you boost your language skills. On top of that, if you happen to have a spouse or any other family member who is Indonesian, learning the language becomes even more valuable and rewarding. Not only will it strengthen your connection with your loved ones, but it will also deepen your understanding of their culture, traditions, and way of life. Moreover, your ability to communicate in Indonesian will be highly valued by your Indonesian family members, as it demonstrates your genuine interest in their language and culture.

Beyond personal connections, learning Indonesian can also have practical benefits for you, as it will help you access lots of new opportunities to boost your career and expand your horizons. Want to know more? Then keep on reading and find out how learning Indonesian in Melbourne can improve your life in Australia and abroad.

Why Study Indonesian in Melbourne?

Learn Indonesian for Work and Travel

Studying Indonesian in Melbourne can significantly enhance your career prospects, particularly in industries that cater to the growing number of Indonesian tourists visiting Australia. As the sixth most popular destination for Indonesian travellers in 2019, Australia offers ample opportunities for bilingual individuals. In the hospitality industry, for example, there are many available positions for those who can communicate proficiently in Indonesian, such as tour guides, hotel staff, and customer service representatives. By speaking the language, you’ll be able to provide personalised experiences, establish rapport with Indonesian visitors, and contribute to the success of all sorts of local businesses that cater to the Indonesian market. So, what are you waiting for to get started learning this fascinating language? Don't miss out on the chance to boost your career and make a positive impact in an industry that thrives on cultural connections and exceptional customer service.

Learning Indonesian will also open up a world of benefits for visiting Indonesia and immersing yourself in its rich culture and breathtaking landscapes. From the vibrant nightlife of the Gili Islands to the stunning Raja Ampat Islands, where you can explore rare coral species, each destination offers unique experiences. Whether you’re interested in witness the enchanting changing colours of the sun rays at Maluk Beach, marvel at the dramatic volcanic peaks of Kelimutu Lake, or discover the beauty of the largest caldera at Lake Toba, by becoming bilingual, you'll be able to communicate with locals, navigate through these breathtaking destinations, and create lifelong memories all around this beautiful country. 

Learn Indonesian for Social

Do you want to immerse yourself in Indonesian culture? If so, you won't have to leave Melbourne, as you'll find that the city offers plenty of events that celebrate the rich customs and traditions of this beautiful country. One such event is the Indonesian Festival, a vibrant two-day celebration held annually in October at Argyle Square. This festival showcases the best of Indonesian culture through mesmerising traditional performances, including music and dance. And let's not forget the mouthwatering Indonesian cuisine on offer, featuring delectable dishes like satay, nasi goreng, and ayam penyet.

Attending the Indonesian Festival provides a wonderful opportunity to not only socialise with native speakers, but also partake in a range of exciting activities. From traditional Indonesian games to lively flash mobs, there's something for everyone. It's the perfect chance to get a genuine taste of Indonesia's vibrant atmosphere and immerse yourself in the cultural richness of the country. Don't miss out on this year's festival if you want to experience the warmth, energy, and diversity of Indonesian culture right here in Melbourne!

Learn Indonesian for Culture

Learning Indonesian opens up exciting opportunities for expanding your network in Melbourne and meeting new friend. One of the most effective ways to do so is to join one of the many language exchange events available in the city, where you’ll get to enhance your language skills while socialising with like-minded people who share your passion for Indonesian culture. Two prominent language exchange events in Melbourne you can’t miss  are Melbourne Language Exchange Meetup Linguas & Blue Studies and Fluent Fast! Free Language Conversation and Exchange. These gatherings provide a supportive and friendly environment for language learners to practice their Indonesian conversational skills, receive guidance from native speakers, and forge meaningful connections with people from all around the world. Whether you're a beginner or more advanced learner, participating in these events allows you to engage in immersive language practice, exchange cultural knowledge, and build lasting friendships within the vibrant Indonesian community in Melbourne, so don’t miss out on this wonderful opportunity!

Where to learn Indonesian in and around Melbourne?

Now that you’re aware of all the amazing benefits of speaking Indonesian, you're probably curious about the available options for studying this captivating language near you. If you’re a complete beginner and prefer a more self-directed approach, a great starting point would be to explore the abundant free resources available at one of Melbourne's public libraries. These libraries offer a wide range of materials and tools to support your language learning journey, such as coursebooks, novels, magazines and even children’s books, which are ideal to learn basic vocabulary.

For those seeking a quicker and more personalised learning experience from the comfort of their own home, we highly recommend considering the services of Listen & Learn. By contacting us today, you can be connected with one of our qualified Indonesian tutors living in Melbourne, who will customise lessons to fit your specific needs and learning style. Whether you want to learn Indonesian to travel, communicate with friends and family, or explore career opportunities abroad, our tutors will provide tailored lessons that align with your goals. With their expertise and guidance, you'll gain confidence and proficiency in Indonesian in no time, so what are you waiting for to get started? Take the first step towards fluency in Indonesian by sending us a quick enquiry today and get ready to reach all of your potential!

The type of courses we offer:

Face-to-Face 1-to-1 (Individual) General Indonesian

These lessons in Indonesian are wide-ranging by nature and are driven towards students who have a variety of differing needs. All beginner students will expect to study enough survival Indonesian to get them through a short visit to the country. Those who choose to continue with the lessons will progress differently, depending on their individual requests and requirements. Whether you are buying property in a foreign country, married to a foreign national, planning a round-the-world trip, interested in Indonesian history and culture or if you simply want to attain a particular level of Indonesian, this is the choice for you. Enquire now about our Indonesian Courses.

Face-to-Face 1-to-1 (Individual) Business Indonesian

Indonesian lessons of this type are aimed towards those that need to learn Indonesian to aid them with their employment. For those just starting out, it is integral to learn basic greetings and business etiquette. Reading and writing can be adopted once the simple precepts are out of the way. Success has come from students who are involved in the import/export business, international negotiations and acquisitions, those seeking jobs in multinational companies and those working with foreign colleagues, academia and bureaucracy. Even our most basic lesson for beginners will have the student finishing the lesson with basic telephone/e-mail skills in Indonesian, as well as survival Indonesian should a short stay in the country is needed. Enquire now about our Indonesian Courses.

Face-to-Face Closed (Private) Group General or Business Indonesian

Two or more people can benefit from studying Indonesian together as these Indonesian lessons are also offered to groups (Two-to-One Indonesian Lessons or Small Group In-Company Indonesian Lessons). Every student must have the same degree of knowledge of the language, the same business or language needs and the ability to study at the same time and place as everybody else. The booking has to be made for all students at the same time. Listen & Learn does not advocate group sessions of more than 6-8 people, though Taster Indonesian Lessons can be experienced by up to 12 people. Enquire now about our Indonesian Courses.

Skype, Google Meet or Zoom Online 1-to-1 (Individual) General or Business Indonesian

You and your group can be trained by our native speaker qualified Indonesian teachers and can meet at your place of work or home at a time that works best for you. Tutorials can take place any day of the week, including weekends, and can be scheduled for the morning, afternoon or evening. If your home or office is not fitting for you, you can attend the lesson at the teacher's offices. You will be provided with all relevant lesson materials. Enquire now about our Indonesian Courses.

Skype, Google Meet or Zoom Online Group (Closed or Open) General or Business Indonesian

Two or more people can benefit studying Indonesian together as these Indonesian lessons are also offered to groups (Two-to-One Indonesian Lessons or Small Group In-Company Indonesian Lessons). Every student must have the same degree of knowledge of the language, the same business or language needs and the ability to study at the same time and place as everybody else. The booking has to be made for all students simultaneously. Listen & Learn does not advocate group sessions of more than 6-8 people, though Taster Indonesian Lessons can be experienced by up to 12 people. Enquire now about our Indonesian Courses.

Testimonials

From our clients all over the world

"Lessons are going great - Ranny is a really good teacher. I feel I'm improving very quickly."
Steve Hervouet

Indonesian course in Bournemouth.

"I feel that I learnt a lot and was given material that was a good base for learning. I have a lot of homework but that is ok."
Jared Amelia

Indonesian course in Aberdeen.

"My teacher is amazing and incredibly accommodating of my complicated schedule."
Rowan Mataram

Indonesian course in Online.

"The lessons have been very good and Rowena our teacher has been very helpful."
Thomas Peter

Mandarin Chinese course in Milton Keynes, Chief Information Officer, Daimler.

"The class is going well. With the stay-home order, we’ve been doing online classes and it hasn't affected our learning at all."
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