Monthly Archives: July 2017

Bastille Day French Festival 2017

For its third edition, the Bastille Day French Festival succeeded in attracting the crowds to a new venue, the  Meat Market. During the week-end of 15  and 16 July, the market was…

Visit of French Senator Ronan Dantec in Melbourne

On July 14, the French Honorary Consulate in Melbourne was pleased to welcome French Senator Ronan Dantec (member of Europe Ecology The Greens) during his visit to the beautiful city…

Festivities of the French National Day at the Shrine of Remembrance

This year, the traditional celebration of the Bastille Day organised by the French RSL Association, took an very special turn thanks to the ceremony of Legion of Honor bestowed to…

Job Offer: Consular Assistant

In January 2018, after many years of helping the French community of Melbourne, the Consular Assistant at the Honorary Consulate-General of France in Melbourne, Mr Jean-Paul Esnault will retire. We…

Camberwell Primary School Poetry Competition Award Ceremony

On Wednesday 21 June, Camberwell Primary school had the pleasure to celebrate the achievements of their students who participated in the school’s French Poetry competition, in presence of the French Honorary General…

FACCI Workshop coming up in August!

On the 17th of August the French Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FACCI) is happy to invite you to its workshop on recruitment and employment in Australia. The event will…

Palmes académiques ceremony

On 22 June, the Honorary French Consulate of Melbourne co-hosted with the Institute of Studies of French-Australian Relations the award ceremony honoring Ms Elaine Lewis. She became Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Palmes Académiques….

Results of the French Parliamentary Elections

On Sunday 4 and Sunday 18 June 2017, French Parliamentary Elections were held globally to renew the 11 representatives of the French living abroad as well as the 566 members of French Parliament….

Melbourne Bastille Day French Festival 2017 !

The third edition of Bastille Day French Festival is right around the corner at a brand new venue: The Meat Market  (very close to the Queen Victoria Market in North…