Monthly Archives: November 2017

AFAS annual dinner is on!

On Thursday 7 December at 7pm, the Australian French Association for Science and Technology (AFAS) organises its annual dinner. This dinner will be the perfect occasion for people interested in the…

Eiffel scholarships are now open !

If you want to study in France and are a Master or Doctorate student in engineering, science, economics, management, law or political science, you are eligible to apply, through your university…

Two Job Offers: Bilingual Primary School Teacher

Two teaching positions are available! Two Victorian bilingual schools seek a full-time primary school teacher, fluent in French. The position will start on 29 January 2018.  If you speak both French and English and…

The new French territorial reform

Since 1st January 2016, France went from 22 regions down to 13. A big change on the map of France as well as in the life of its inhabitants! The decision…

Ambassador’s visit to Melbourne

For his fourth visit to Melbourne since he took his functions in July 2017, His Excellency Mr. Christophe Penot, Ambassador of France to Australia, visited the campuses of the three largest…

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…

Job Offer: Bilingual Kinder Teacher

The Toorak campus of Ecole Francaise de Melbourne, Brookville Kindergarten, seeks a part-time French speaking Early Childhood Teacher, to start on 29 January 2018. If you are a dynamic, flexible…

Not to be missed: a French Guitar Virtuoso in Melbourne !

On Wednesday November 22 2017, the Melbourne Guitar Organisation will host a concert with Thibault Garcia, a well-known French guitarist. The event will be held at Saint Mary’s Anglican Church at…

Exploration of Australia through the eyes of a French artist

After the success of her book Mapping Sydney, Caroline Bouquet, a French artist trained in Versailles, continues her colourful journey across the vast Australian landscape in her new book, Australia Elements. The book…

Discover a French sculptor in Victoria !

Veronique Derville (Verozart) is a talented French artist based in Highett at Bayside Sculpture. She has been sculpting for over 10 years, specialising in clay, stone and plaster; her works also include resin, mesh…