Monthly Archives: April 2015

Villers-Bretonneux Remembrance Day- 24th April

  The sun briefly shone during the  ceremony organised by the Friends of the 15th Brigade to commemorate the 97th Anniversary of the Australian Victory at Villers-Bretonneux on 24th-25th April…

Renovate your house with French Oz Services!

Are you a busy family or just don’t have time to fix those little problems around the house ? Thierry has the solution for you. Frenchoz Services offers a range of quality handyman services…

Auburn High School wins the “Dis-moi dix mots” worldwide competition !

Congratulations to a team of five Year 7 students from Auburn High School and their teacher, Mrs Noella Charbonneau : they have won the first prize of the “Dis-moi dix mots” (Tell me ten words) 2015…

Melbourne Accueil needs you !

Do you like to organise gatherings, chat with international people, welcome newcomers ? Melbourne Accueil is for you ! The current board wants to broaden itself with new ideas, and develop the…

Honouring Keith Stevens, Knight of the Legion of Honour

On Thursday, April 16, 2015, Honorary Consul General Myriam Boisbouvier-Wylie presented World War Two Veteran Keith Stevens with the insignia of the Knight of the Legion of Honour in an intimate ceremony…

Don’t miss a beautiful exhibition at the Alliance Française !

Don’t forget to go to the Alliance Française to discover the Florence Metgé’s new exhibition: ” We Are an Island “, from the 8th of April to the 8th of May, and share her deep…

Improve your French oral skills with Les passeurs de mots

Discover the public speaking skills and work on speaking in front of others in French ! On the 12th, 13th and 14th of May, the Alliance Française of Melbourne invites you to participate…

Farewell to the Principal of Camberwell Primary Bilingual School

On Wednesday, the 25th of March, the Camberwell community was invited to celebrate Principal Helen Warnod‘s career at Camberwell Primary School. Helen retired this year after 24 years at Camberwell Primary…

Discover the history of the Abbotsford Convent in French

For the first time in history, you can tour the magnificent Abbotsford Convent and learn about the site’s rich history in French – the native language of the Sisters who…

Find your French roots by playing “pétanque”!

Enjoy the friendly atmosphere of the classic French game Pétanque in one of the 22 Pétanque clubs in Victoria. Their 900 members, which include Francophiles of all nationalities, would be happy to share their…