Learn French

Learn French

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Cultural events

Library

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Membership

Membership

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Services

Services



Bienvenue !


We have been sharing 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

Meet-up & Masterclass

Meet-up & Masterclass

Thursday 21 June
Professional development event for Victorian French teachers to learn about music as a learning tool in French classrooms.

French for Travellers

French for Travellers

Going on a trip to France or a Francophone country? Get comfortable with essential French phrases with our 1-week crash courses for travellers! 

Grammar clinic: subjonctif

Grammar clinic: subjonctif

Wed 3 July | St Kilda
Level B1 | 10am to 4pm
Lunch included!

Grammar clinic: past tenses

Grammar clinic: past tenses

Wed 3 July | St Kilda
Level A2.1 - A2.3 | 10am to 4pm
Lunch included!

Phonetics clinic: practice pronunciation

Phonetics clinic: practice pronunciation

Thu 4 July | St Kilda
Level A2 - B2 | 10am to 4pm
Lunch included!

French Beauty Workshop with L'Occitane

French Beauty Workshop with L'Occitane

Thu 4 July | St Kilda
Level B1 - B2 | 10am to 4pm
Lunch included!

Grammar clinic: Object & relative pronouns

Grammar clinic: Object & relative pronouns

Thu 11 July | St Kilda
Level A2 | 10am to 4pm
Lunch included!

French Pâtisserie Workshop

French Pâtisserie Workshop

Fri 12 July | St Kilda
Level A1.3 - A2.2 | 10am to 4pm
Lunch included!

Vin & Fromage

Vin & Fromage

Each term on Tuesday, from 6.30pm to 8.00pm
(except School & Public Holidays)

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

Latest from our blog

Interview with Carolyn Cardinet, artist and curator of Bleached

Interview with Carolyn Cardinet, artist and curator of Bleached

FrenchEnglish 

10 ways to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the French Film Festival

10 ways to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the French Film Festival

French | English

French journalist and author Annick Cojean on tour in Australia

French journalist and author Annick Cojean on tour in Australia

French | English

Jeanne Moreau celebrated at the 2018 Alliance Française Classic Film Festival

Jeanne Moreau celebrated at the 2018 Alliance Française Classic Film Festival

French | English

Artist Sylvain Couzinet-Jacques invites us into his world

Artist Sylvain Couzinet-Jacques invites us into his world

French | English

Philippe Gras, a photographer at the heart of May ’68

Philippe Gras, a photographer at the heart of May ’68

French | English

French researcher Guillaume Tcherkez brings Parisian flora to Melbourne

French researcher Guillaume Tcherkez brings Parisian flora to Melbourne

French | English

La Fête de la Musique returns to the Alliance Française

La Fête de la Musique returns to the Alliance Française

French | English


From our partners

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

Monday - Friday: 9.00am to 7.00pm /☎ from 10am to 6pm
Saturday: 9.00am to 6.00pm/☎ from 10am to 5pm
Sunday & Public Holidays: CLOSED .


City branch:
Level 13, 55 Swanston St, Melbourne
VIC, Australia, 3000
Tel : 03 9525 3463
E-mail: info@afmelbourne.com.au

Monday-Thursday: 9.00am-1.00pm & 2.00pm-6.30pm
Friday: 9.00am-1.00pm & 2.00pm-6.00pm
Saturday: 9.00am-12.00pm & 1.00pm-6.00pm
Sunday & Public Holidays: CLOSED