Monthly Archives: June 2015

French media focus on the Bastille Day French Festival in Melbourne !

This week, the media focused on the Bastille day French Festival in Melbourne coming up in a month time. Mrs Myriam Boisbouvier-Wylie had the pleasure to be interviewed by both…

The European Climate Diplomacy Day

The European Union Delegation in Australia organised 8 simultaneous events in 7 Australian capitals for European Climate Diplomacy Day on the 17th of June. In the context of the upcoming COP21 meeting in…

What do you do if your French driver’s license is lost or stolen?

What if my French driver’s license is lost or stolen?  French Embassies and Consulates abroad do not have any jurisdiction on the matter of driving licenses. However, there are a couple of options for you in case you have…

What’s happening at Melbourne Accueil in June and July!

                                    A lot is happening with Melbourne Accueil this winter, so be sure…

Annual General Meeting of the Victorian Consular Corp

The Annual General Meeting of the Victorian Consular Corp was held on Monday the 15th of June, around a delicious lunch in the city. After the Dean’s Report on the…

Rediscover the continuing legacy of Simone Weil with David Pollard

On Tuesday, the 16th of June, David Pollard presented his new book: The Continuing Legacy of Simone Weil at the Melbourne University, surrounded by friends, colleges, and professors. The Dean of the Theological…

The Fête de la Musique 2015

Once again, the Alliance Française de Melbourne is proud to bring the Fête de la Musique to Melbourne! This celebration of music is successfully held across 5 continents and 120 countries, every…

Do Australian nationals need a visa to go to France ?

Disclaimer: The honorary consulate-general of France in Melbourne is not involved with visa applications. Please refer to the consulate website where you will find all the necessary information. For your convenience,…

Treat yourself to an in-home French pedicure !

Why not treat yourself ? French foot specialist Chloé Menot is a podiatrist, and offers in-home pedicures which combine clinical and aesthetic elements. Chloe graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Pedicure-Podiatry from EFOM in…

French Day at Albert Park Primary School

On Friday the 22nd of May, students and teachers of Albert Park Primary School celebrated a joyful French Day. This day was a success thanks to the involvement of French teacher Mr Yves Moreau and Principal Mrs Elaine…