Monthly Archives: March 2015

“Francophonie” at Glen Eira College

The week of March 16th, Glen Eira College celebrated the Francophonie week. It held many activities to allow the discovery of French culture, such as French songs, crepe flipping and animated…

The French Theatre of Melbourne is back !

Don’t forget to book your tickets to the French Melbourne Theatre Company ! A moose head, lost love letters and a blackmailing cab driver create mayhem in this delightful romantic…

The WWI Centenary Exhibition at Melbourne Museum

On Saturday, the 18th of April, the Melbourne Museum will open The WWI Centenary Exhibition: The War That Changed the World, from the Imperial War Museum in London. The exhibition will bring…

Call for help for Vanuatu

On Friday, 13th of March, one of the worst cyclones to have occurred in the history of the Pacific nation, cyclone Pam, caused terrible devastation across many of the islands of Vanuatu. His…

Exhibition: “We Are an Island” by Florence Metgé

On April 8, 2015, the  Alliance Française de Melbourne will launch “We Are an Island”, an exhibition by Florence Metgé that explores the ideas of isolation and insulation on an island, drawing…

Launch of “Awakening, Four Lives In Art”

On Monday, 16th March, at the State Library of Victoria, the Honorary Consul General of France, Mrs Myriam Boisbouvier-Wylie, launched the book Awakening, Four Lives in Art, by Dr Eileen Chanin and…

Multilingual audio tours launched at the Immigration Museum

In times of fear and intolerance, it is important to accept peoples’ cultural differences and embrace multiculturalism. This was the key message delivered by the Hon. Robin Scott, the Victorian…

Consular Advisors on duty

The elected “conseillers consulaires” representing the French Nationals in Australia, Fiji and Papua New-Guinee will be on duty in Melbourne to hear your grievances on Wednesday, 20th of May, from 2:30 until 4:30…

Conference on estate managment of French people living in Australia

Do you own real estate in France or are you considering investing in France? To know how to optimize your investments, you are invited to attend a conference about real estate management…

A debate not to be missed: Understanding Charlie, the implications for language, culture and globalization

After the recent killings in Paris and Copenhagen, the English language media had a hard time understanding, defining and explaining France’s attachment to the values underpinning the satirical magazine Charlie…