Monthly Archives: September 2014

FACCI : Cocktail party at the State Library of Victoria

On Thursday, 9th October, seize the opportunity to see the original 1862 manuscript of Les Misérables before it returns to Paris ! The French-Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry welcomes you to…

‘Paris to Provence’ comes back again !

Once again, from Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd November, Como House and Gardens will transform into a replica French pop-up village where you can smell, touch and taste all that embodies France and truly captures…

Jazz : Alex Stuart in Melbourne

At 9pm, on Tuesday, October 21st, don’t miss guitarist/composer Alex Stuart‘s concert at Bennet’s Jazz Club, 25 Bennets Lane Melbourne. Alex Stuart returns from Paris to launch his new album…

Glen Eira College signed a convention agreement with CNED [long distance learning]

In August, Glen Eira College signed a convention agreement with CNED (Centre National d’Enseignement à Distance). Glen Eira College is the first school in Australia to have signed such an agreement These…

Pierre Riant, from ABC Radio Australia, passed away

We are saddened to announce the passing of Mr. Pierre Riant, Director of the French-speaking department of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. With his nonconformist point of view, Pierre Riant knew how…

Visit of the French Ambassador in Melbourne

On September 11th, the Ambassador of France in Australia, his Excellency Mr. Lecourtier paid a visit to the French schools in Melbourne that are accredited or on the way to…

The Tour de France in Melbourne!

The French Tourism bureau, Atout France, held a reception on September 3rd at  Hotel Sofitel Melbourne, to welcome the General Director of the tour de France, Mr. Christian Prudhomme, who was in…

An afternoon Visit to the Wilson Transformer plant in Glen Waverley

On Friday, September 26th, the AFAS (Australian French Association for Science and technology)- VIC Committee is pleased to welcome you for a unique occasion to discover the Wilson Transformer power plant…

Melbourne Accueil Activities in September

On Friday September 12th, Melbourne Accueil held its AGM. We warmly congratulate Charlotte Diethelm, the reelected President, Ann-Elizabeth Brodbeck, Vice-President, Philomène Dubois, Treasurer, Béatrice Sicard,  Secretary, Virginie Mazuel in charge of…

Lost Passport : What to do?

In case you lose your  French passport,  National ID Card or driver’s licence, you first need to contact the local police authority by phone ( 131 444) or directly at a…