Category Archives: Diplomatic News

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Proclamation of the Sovereign His Majesty King Charles III

On Monday 12 September 2022,  the Honourable Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria, and Mr. Anthony Howard AM invited parliamentaries and dignitaries to attend the Proclamation of the Sovereign His…

Myriam Boisbouvier-Wylie promoted Officer of the Legion of Honor

On June 30 2022, in the heart of the Principality of Monaco, former Ambassador of France to Australia, H.E. Mr Christophe Penot appointed Myriam Boisbouvier-Wylie, the Honorary Consul General of…

Cocktail Reception to Welcome Marie Léautey

On Friday, August 5, at the Honorary Consulate of France in Melbourne,  a section of the French community gathered together in honour of French runner Marie Leautay. It was a…

Luncheon with the Ambassador of France and Minister Martin Pakula

On Friday 13 May, the French Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FACCI) in collaboration with Patron Member BDO hosted an event to discuss labor and skills shortage, in presence…

Three Awards of the Order of Merit

On Thursday 12 May, HE Jean-Pierre Thébault, accompanied by the Consul General of France in Sydney,  Ms. Anne Boillon and the Honorary Consul General of France in Melbourne, Ms. Myriam…

Europe Day Seminar 2022

Europe Day is an annual celebration of peace and unity in Europe. This year, the celebration was tinged with great sadness because of the unprovoked invasion of Ukraine by Russia….

Opening of Claire Ropartz’s Exhibition ‘Flânerie Parallèle’ at the Sofitel on Collins

Claire Ropartz, a Melbourne-based French photographer, has always been inspired by her numerous  travels and her native city of Paris. At the opening of her exhibition ‘Flânerie Parallèle’ on the…

The ‘Back to School’ Morning Tea

As per their tradition started a few years ago, Melbourne Accueil joined forces with French Assist Melbourne and UFE to welcome their members and friends to the Honorary Consulate of…

Awards Presentations at the French Consulate in Melbourne

Tuesday 7th December was a very busy day at the Honorary General Consulate of France in Melbourne! It was [finally!] the day when the laureates of various awards won throughout…

The French Ambassador’s Visits to Melbourne

The Ambassador of France to Australia, His Excellency Mr Jean-Pierre Thebault is very fond of Melbourne where he held his first Official State Visit on Monday 29 November. The day…