We share the French passion since 1890! The Alliance Française de Melbourne is an Australian not-for-profit association dedicated to the promotion of the French language and culture.
The French experience in 2 great locations
The enigma of Degas
At the start of World War I, Sacha Guitry took it upon himself to film the great men and women of the French art and literary scene. He succeeded in filming Claude Monet in his garden at Giverny... Read more.
Au début de la Grande Guerre, Sacha Guitry avait entrepris de filmer les grandes personnalités françaises des arts et des lettres. Il avait réussi à filmer Claude Monet dans son jardin de Giverny... Lire la suite.
Why learn French?
A WINDOW TO THE WORLD
In today’s world, speaking one language is not enough. And with an estimated 750 million speakers
by the year 2050, French is set to become the world’s
most widely spoken language.
A CAREER ASSET
Both a working and an official language of international institutions such as the UN and UNESCO, French is essential for anyone considering a career in international relations. It is also useful for careers in engineering, automotive industries, luxury goods or aeronautics.
A TRAVELLER’S TOP CHOICE
The ability to speak even a little French makes it more enjoyable to visit Paris, the world’s top tourist destination. It is also handy when travelling off the beaten track to countries such as Africa, Switzerland, Canada, Mauritius or New Caledonia!
A FOODIE’S FAVOURITE
Anyone who loves France loves French food. And vice-versa. Learning French will not only compliment
your tastebuds, it will unlock the inner chef in you.
And with us, you will access a whole new range of
culinary activities and sweet treats.
A CULTURAL JOURNEY
Enter the worlds of cinema, gastronomy, literature, fashion and science! Discover the works of great French writers, poets, actors and singers. Learn French and embark on an unforgettable journey into the arts and culture of France.
Our French courses
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