Monthly Archives: August 2017

French Pop Up Village in Melbourne!

Melbourne’s iconic Como House & Garden is again hosting a French pop-up village organised by Paris-To-Provence from Friday November 24 to Sunday November 26. This year, the festival will pay tribute to Coco…

Public Seminar on the Election of the French President

Don’t miss the free public seminar by prominent Professor Arnaud Mercier of the University of Paris 2 Pantheon Assas in Melbourne on 29 August at 6:00pm in the Elisabeth Murdoch Building,…

AFAS invites you to discover the latest in carbon fibre technology !

On Thursday 17th August 2017, AFAS Victoria  will host a presentation by the Director of Carbon Nexus, Derek Buckmaster, on “Developing innovative carbon fibre technologies”. Carbon fibre  has been  use in manufacturing aircraft, high-end…

Do not miss this professional networking event !

The French Australian Lawyers Society (FALS), French Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FACCI) and French Business School Alumni in Australia (FBSAA) organise monthly professional networking events. This next one will take place…

Flanders in Australia: A Personal History of Wool and War

Jacqueline Dwyer, daughter of  French wool-buyer Jacques Playoust, will  present  the history of wool trading during the Great war period of the early 1910’s. Through the life of her family…

Tour de France FACCI Lunch

On Friday 21 July 2017,  the French Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry celebrated the 14th anniversary of its Tour de France lunch. The 2017 Tour de France Lunch took…

Don’t Miss the French Production ”Every Trick In The Book” !

The Melbourne French Theater Company presents Le System Ribadier, otherwise known in English as Every Trick In The Book, a French play written by Georges Feydeau and directed by Alec Gilbert. The…

New French Ambassador in town!

On July 17, newly appointed French Ambassador, His Excellency Mr. Christophe Penot, came to Melbourne for his first official visit. He was accompanied by Mr. Christophe Bories, Economic Advisor to the French…