Learn French

Learn French

Cultural events

Cultural events

Library

Library

Membership

Membership

Berthe Mouchette Competition

Berthe Mouchette Competition

Services

Services


Bienvenue


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

St Kilda

CBD


What's on

Jazzy Jeudi - The New Impromptu Quartet

Jazzy Jeudi - The New Impromptu Quartet

Thursday 14 December at 8pm.
At Alliance Française Basement

Summer courses 2018

Summer courses 2018

Mon 8 to Wed 24 January
1-day, 1-week and 3-week courses

Term 1 courses

Term 1 courses

9-week courses for everyone
In St Kilda & in the CBD
Start Mon 29 Jan 2018

Revision & Conversation A2

Revision & Conversation A2

Starts Mon 8 Jan 2018
1-week course | levels A2.3-A2.6
6pm-8pm | in the CBD

Arts & culture B1

Arts & culture B1

Starts Mon 8 Jan 2018
1-week course | levels B1.3-B1.7
10am-12pm | in the CBD

Conversation: first steps

Conversation: first steps

Starts Mon 15 Jan 2018
1-week course | levels A2.1-A2.2
10am-12pm | in the CBD

Conversation & Grammaire

Conversation & Grammaire

Starts Mon 15 Jan 2018
1-week course | from level B1.6
6pm-8pm | in the CBD

Grammar clinic: past tenses

Grammar clinic: past tenses

Thu 18 Jan | in St Kilda
Level A2 | 10am to 4pm
Lunch included!

Grammar clinic: subjonctif

Grammar clinic: subjonctif

Thu 18 Jan | in St Kilda
Level B1 | 10am to 4pm
Lunch included!

Why learn French?


1.

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.


2.

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.


3.

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 Morocco, Switzerland, Canada, Mauritius or New Caledonia!


4.

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.


5.

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

Lastest from our blog

A perfect Christmas.

A perfect Christmas.

French | English

Jazzy Jeudi at the Alliance Française

Jazzy Jeudi at the Alliance Française

French | English

When Art becomes advertising

When Art becomes advertising

French | English

Classic Film Festival

Classic Film Festival

French | English

Témoignages

Témoignages

​​​Open House Melbourne

​​​Open House Melbourne

En Français | In English

Bastille Day Festival

Bastille Day Festival

En français | In English

VAN GOGH AU FIL DES SAISONS

VAN GOGH AU FIL DES SAISONS

En français | In English


From our partners

St Kilda branch:
51 Grey Street, ST KILDA
VICTORIA 3182 AUSTRALIA
Tel : 03 9525 3463
Fax : 03 9525 5064
E-mail: info@afmelbourne.com.au

Postal Address:
PO Box 2042,
ST KILDA WEST, VICTORIA 3182
AUSTRALIA

St Kilda branch opening hours:
Mon - Fri: 9am to 7pm (switchboard/reception: 9.30am to 6.30pm)
Sat: 9am to 6pm (switchboard/reception: 9am to 5.30pm)

How to find us:
Trams: 16, 96, Fitzroy Street
3, 5, 64, 67 St Kilda Junction (3, 64, 67 Alma Road)
Car park available
Wheelchair access

City branch:
Level 13, 55 Swanston St, MELBOURNE
VICTORIA 3000 AUSTRALIA
Tel : 03 9525 3463
Fax : 03 9525 5064
E-mail: info@afmelbourne.com.au

City branch opening hours:
Mon - Thurs 9am to 1pm & 2pm to 6.30pm
Fri - Sat: 9am to 12pm & 1pm to 6pm

How to find us:
Trams: 1, 3, 3a, 5, 6, 8, 11, 16, 42, 48, 64, 67, 72, 109
& 112 running down Swanston St (stop: Collins St/Swanston St)
Trains: Flinders St Station is 1 block away