Monthly Archives: November 2015

”New Horizons” – A Paris Photographic Exhibition at the Magnet Galleries

The Magnet Galleries in Melbourne, a not for profit Centre of Photography in Bourke Street, is exhibiting ”New Horizons”, a Photographic Exhibition by Victor Pugatschew, a Photographer who won their award for photography last…

Remembrance Day at the Shrine

On Wednesday the 11th of November, following the official ceremony organised by the Victorian Government, a smaller more intimate French tribute was held inside the Shrine of Remembrance. Remembrance Day has…

Information about tourism in France after the Paris attacks

You want to visit France in the next few months and you are wondering wether you will be able to enter the country, eat in restaurants, visit museums, do some…

Rally at Federation Square

On the evening of Monday 16 November, in support of the families of the victims of the indiscriminate and gratuitous attacks in Paris, the French community of Melbourne spontaneously organised a rally…

French Christmas Market

On Saturday the 5th and Sunday the 6th of December, the Alliance Francaise is hosting its annual French Christmas Market in its building in St Kilda (51 Grey Street). Come to this…

The Parliament of Victoria observes a minute of silence for the victims of the Paris attacks

On 24 November at noon, following the very moving speech by the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of the Victorian Parliament, the Hon. Telmo Languiller MP, all the Victorian Members of…

Consular Adviser from Sydney on duty in Melbourne

 On Thursday the 26th of November from 2pm to 4pm, your Consular Adviser, Delegate to the Assemblée des Francais de l’Etranger for the region Asia and Oceania and member of the Association Democratique…

Investiture ceremony of eight Knights of the Legion of Honour at the Shrine

On Thursday the 12th of November, the President of the France-Australie Friendship group, Senator Marc Daunis, decorated eight veterans of World War II with the Legion of Honour, the highest…

Condolence Book at the Honorary Consulate General of France in Melbourne

The Honorary Consulate General of France would like to express its profound and grateful thanks for the warm expression of support from the people of Melbourne in light of the…

Meeting of all the Honorary French Consuls in Sydney

On October 26th and 27th, Mr Nicolas Croizer, Consul General of France in Sydney had organised a meeting with all the Honorary Consuls of France in Australia for an annual…