Monthly Archives: October 2016

Créative France

Creative France is a campaign that shines the spotlight on the leading individuals and major innovations that make France what it is today. It also aims to highlight France’s appeal, by…

The cultural and scientific team at the French Embassy

Mr Bertrand Pous has recently been appointed the new Counselor for Cooperation and Cultural Action (COCAC). The following team is in charge of the cultural and scientific activities of the French Embassy: Mr…

Launch of “French Bilingual Association”

Come to the official launch evening of the FBA association (French Bilingual Association) on Thursday 10 november at Fitzroy, and enjoy a French aperitif! The FBA, formerly called “Projet école du Nord”, aims…

Glen Eira College awarded the “Label FrancEducation” seal

Glen Eira College is delighted to have successfully achieved the “Label FrancÉducation” seal. The school joins only 3 other schools in Australia and 91 other schools across the world in…

The French Senator Jacqueline Deromedi visited Melbourne!

The French community in Melbourne was pleased to welcome the French Senator Jacqueline Deromedi for her first time in Australia, on 18 and 19 October 2016. On Tuesday 18 October, with the…

New process for the recipients of French pensions

If you need to get a signature to prove that you are still alive to continue receiving your French pension, please read the following information: The Honorary French Consulate cannot…

Vacancy: French Binational Coordinator position available

Auburn High School in Melbourne is looking for a part time French Binational Coordinator. This will be a fixed term position from  30/01/2017  to 15/07/2018 and the successful applicant will be required to…

Useful Information for Non-For-Profit Associations

The following information will be particularly useful to all French/Australian non-for-profit associations… There are two major formalities to follow each year for associations: 1. Ensure that your non-for-profit association is registered or up to…

French Perfume Indulgence Masterclass!

Jade+Amber French Interiors Toorak will hold a French Perfume Indulgence Masterclass on 20 October from 6pm until 8pm. Guests will be welcomed with a glass of Champagne and French canapés before learning about the history of…

Spanish National Day!

Spain celebrated its “Fiesta Nacional” (national day) in style on 12 October 2016 at the Spanish Club in Fitzroy. In Spain, la Fiesta Nacional is celebrated by a public holiday…