Category Archives: Local News

A Discourse on French Life

On 30 September, the first instalment of what is to become an entertaining series, the University of Melbourne French Club (MUFC) brought together students, francophiles and a panel of guest…

News from the Alliance Française of Melbourne

While confinement may temporarily put a halt to visiting France, this is no excuse to forget brushing up on your language skills, or learning one of the most romantic languages…

WeInclusive: To help you to thrive !

In lockdown, iit is more important than ever to share and applaud communal efforts to support each other, especially in local business and trade. Founded in Melbourne by French entrepreneur,…

French Cheese Makers & Long Paddock…

A couple of French cheesemakers, Julie and Ivan Larcher, have recently arrived from France to join a cheese production facility in Castlemaine. Long Paddock Cheese is an artisanal producer of…

Camberwell Primary célèbre le 14 juillet

On 14 July 2021, the year 6 students of  Camberwell Primary School interpreted the stroming of the Bastille during a very special Assembly… They played their parts very well ……

The French Providore – Premium French Products

It might be true that Australia is far from France, but the French Providore offers solutions to many of your culinary and gastronomic needs right here in Melbourne! Since its…

2021 Melbourne Bastille Day Festival … Online!

Melbourne’s 2021 Bastille Day’s celebration took a technological turn!  In light of Victoria’s fifth lockdown announced on July 15th, just a few hours before the start of the Festival, the…

France’s Squad Against the Wallabies Unveiled!

Allez les Bleus! The Trophée des Bicentenaires is up for grabs with the French back in Australia for the first time since 2014. France has unveiled its team for the…

The Melbourne Connection

Well known in the French-Australian community, Kendra Vandame started her business, the Melbourne Connection, in 2017 when she realised there was a number of French expats who were struggling with…

A New Consultant in Town

  Sabrina Teller is well known in the local French community as she is the dynamic president of  Melbourne Accueil. outisde of her volunteering at Melbourne Accueil, Sabrina is also…