Monthly Archives: May 2017

Big news for “La Grande Récré de Melbourne”!

            Tuesday 16 May 2017 marked a milestone for “La Grande Récré de Melbourne“. After months of hard work and negotiations, “La Grande Récré de Melbourne” was…

Auditions for a French Play!

The Melbourne French Theatre is looking for aspiring actors to audition for their next play Every Trick in the Book by Georges Feydeau. If you are a French speaking come at 2pm…

Francophonie forum at the consulate

The Honorary Consulate General of France in collaboration with Professor Véronique Duché from the University of Melbourne, had the pleasure of hosting a forum on bilingualism/ francophonie in the objective of…

Magic show in Melbourne

If you are looking for entertainment ideas during the school holidays, “Guy le Magicien“, a Frenchman from New Caledonia is for you! His show will be presented during the Melbourne Magic Festival (Town…

Preparing for the Parliamentary Elections

The participation rate at the Presidential elections was the highest ever recorded [48% in the first round and 51% in the second round]. We are now ready for a high…

French Parliamentary Elections – Information on proxies in Melbourne

On 25 May at the Honorary Consulate of France in Melbourne, it will be possible to organise your proxy form to vote for the upcoming parliamentary elections (4 June and 18 June 2017)….

Glen Eira College award winners!

Students from the Year 9 Immersion class, and students from the Year 7 CNED class have won the first prize awards in the Dis-Moi Dix Mots Annual International competition! The…

What’s new at the French Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry?

If you are interested in becoming involved in the activities of FACCI, consider taking part in these upcoming events: 29 May: private viewing of Van Gogh masterpieces at the NGV…

Some news from the 1st round of the French presidential elections

On Sunday 23 April 2017, France held the 1st round of the Presidential elections. In Victoria, the elections have taken place in the Alliance Française in St Kilda. The turn…

French Week at Glen Eira College

The Glen Eira College French Week was held from the 18th to the 26th of March. The week coincided with the International Day of Francophonie, which takes place on the…