Monthly Archives: September 2017

Lunch with the French Ambassador and the Victorian Treasurer

On Friday 22 September, the French Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry organised a CEO boardroom lunch with Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas and HE Christophe Penot, the French Ambassador to Australia….

Memorandum of Understanding between France and Victoria on Matters of Education

A remarkable story of education collaboration between Victoria and France reached a new milestone on Friday September 22, four years after the original Memorandum of Understanding of March 12, 2013…

Gontran Cherrier is opening a second bakery in Melbourne !

            Gontran Cherrier, the well-known French baker, has just opened a second bakery in Melbourne. After the success of its first boutique in Collingwood, he has…

Masculinity during the French Revolution

On September 25,  the Melbourne Salon, in collaboration with the Alliance Francaise de Melbourne, organised a presentation on masculinity during the French revolution. The representations of masculinity in literary texts dating back…

French boutique market and art exhibition

On Friday 27 October from 5pm, and Saturday 28 October between 10am and 3pm, do not miss the chance to discover the French boutique market and art exhibition organised by Anies…

L’Ecole du Samedi is opening a new class in Fitzroy !

  Good news for Francophone and Francophile parents ! L’Ecole du Samedi will open a new kinder class for 3 to 4 year old children starting from Term 4 2017. The classes will…

AFAS unveils the mysteries of self-healing concrete

On Friday 6th October 2017 from 6pm to 8:30pm, the committee of Australian French Association for Science and Technology (AFAS) invites you to a presentation on ”self-healing concrete”. The talk by Dr. Rackel…

National Mining Focus Group FACCI

On Wednesday September 20 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm, the French Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry will host a presentation delivered by Manager at Mining Plus Pty Ltd Colin McVie,…

Australian veterans, heroes of the French liberation

On Saturday 26 August, the Mayor of the City of Greater Bendigo, Cr. Margaret O’Rourke, organised a reception in honour of its local veterans, Mr Ronald Berry and Mr Harvey Bawden, who were recently…

Senator Olivier Cadic visits Australia

On 6 and 7 September, Mr Olivier Cadic, Senator representing the French living abroad, came to Australia for the first time and chose Melbourne to start his visit. Ms Julie…