Monthly Archives: November 2014

Support the fight against Myopathy while buying a delicious picnic !

Since 1987, once a year, the AFM ( Association Française contre les Myopathies / The French Muscular Dystrophy Association) organises a national fundraising. For a week, France Télévision organises events to mobilise…

François Hollande’s visit to Telopea Park School

On Wednesday 19th November, the President of the French Republic, Mr. François Hollande, visited Telopea Park School, Lycée Franco-Australien in Canberra. A binational French-Australian school since 1983, it is accountable…

A touch of Fren’chic

Do you feel like adding a touch of Frenchy Chic to your life ? Caroline’s goal is to help you do just that ! As your image consultant, your personnal…

Lionel Jospin, a new look on Napoléon heritage

Thursday 4th of December, former French Prime Minister Lionel Jospin is coming to Melbourne ! He will deliver the “Tom Nairn 2014 Lecture” at RMIT University. At the lecture, Mr Jospin will discuss…

TV5 MONDE calls for witnesses

French channel TV5 MONDE is now seeking to film French expatriates ready to talk about their experience living abroad. “24H Chrono de l’International” is presented by international portal www.mondissimo.com. TV5 MONDE is now filming. For…

International students in Victoria

The Victorian Consular Corps has recently organised a Roundtable to present the services available to the international students studying in Victoria. Mr Jean-Paul Esnault, Consular Assistant attended the conference. There are…

François Hollande met the French community in Sydney

On Tuesday 18th November, in the beautiful Opera House of Sydney, the President of the French Republic, François Hollande, delivered a speech directed to the 100,000 French nationals living in Australia….

A French Camembert arrives in force!

”Mister Raven, perched on a tree, held a cheese in his beak” as per Jean de La Fontaine’s poem…  The French brand ”Président” has recently arrived in Australia to the…

Who’s hiding behind Bleu Blanc Rouge?

All year long, the Honorary Consulate’s team tries its best to help you with your french formalities and with any difficulties that you might encounter. We follow the projects of those of…

Lest we forget

On the 11th of November at 11:00 am, every Australian pauses to remember the soldiers that were killed or injured during wars or armed conflicts. An official ceremony took place…