Monthly Archives: December 2017

Farewell party for Jean-Paul Esnault

After eleven years of outstanding and loyal service, the Consular Assistant, Jean-Paul Esnault, is leaving on his well-deserved retirement. A farewell party was held at the Honorary Consulate with his…

A French Online Boutique Has Opened !

On Thursday 14 December, Caroline Vosse from the blog Fren’ Chic Touch, has opened an online boutique in partnership with Karine Talgorn. Caroline, famous for her blog on French style and the…

‘Morning Star’ tapestry at the Australian Tapestry Workshop

On Wednesday 13 December 2017, the Tapestry Workshop held a tapestry cutting from the loom ceremony. The tapestry, ”Morning Star”, commemorating Australian WW1 heroes, is to be showcased at the opening of…

Ecole du Samedi – French Saturday School Open Day

On Saturday 9 December, the French Bilingual Association held an Open Day for l’Ecole du Samedi – French Saturday School – at Fitzroy Primary School. The Open Day was an opportunity…

So Frenchy So Chic

On Sunday 14 January 2018, don’t miss the traditional So Frenchy So Chic Festival from 11.30am to 9pm. Come and have fun, listen to live French music at Werribee Park. The Festival…

The Bastille Day French Festival winner of the 2017 Melbourne Awards !

At the Melbourne Awards Gala Dinner on Saturday 18 November, the Bastille Day French Festival Inc. received the Award for Contribution to Multiculturalism by a Corporation.   Since its first…

Berthe Mouchette 2017

On Wednesday 15 November the Awards Ceremony for the “Berthe Mouchette” competition organised by the Alliance Française de Melbourne was held  at St Kilda Town Hall.  Fourteen thousands competitors from 100 Victorian Schools took part in the 2017…

Melbourne Consular Corps Annual Dinner

The annual dinner of the Consular Corps was held on Tuesday 28 November 2017 on the stage of the famous Melbourne Arts Centre. It was a lovely end to a busy Consular…

Ceremony of French nationality

On Wednesday 18 October 2017, the Honorary Consulate General of Melbourne hosted a ceremony to welcome new French Nationals, in the presence of  the Consul General of France, Mr. Nicolas Croizer. Four persons…

Alliance Française’s Christmas Market

On Saturday 9 December and Sunday 10 December, come and enjoy a French Christmas market  atmopshere at the one and only Alliance Française de Melbourne’s Eildon Mansion in St Kilda!…