Bienvenue to the most popular
French language school in Melbourne!

Founded in 1890, the Alliance Française de Melbourne (AFM) is an Australian not-for-profit association dedicated to the promotion of the French language and culture. It is the largest language school for French in Victoria!

With our team of qualified native French-speaking teachers, we offer a large range of courses, including specialised courses, private tuition, workshops, immersion days, outings to museums or restaurants and more! Teachers use cutting-edge technology with interactive whiteboards (IWB) in our classrooms to enhance language-learning through dynamic multimedia integration.

Why learn French with us?

enrolments per year

satisfied and re-enrolling

Great locations

Magical Native French teachers

per class on average

from $19.5/hr
course fee

level assessment

All levels
and ages

French cultural events

Books, DVDs, CDs, to borrow in our library

Learning Support
catch-up lessons, homework help

Alliance Françaises around the world

You want to learn French?

You are an adult and
have never learnt French before?

You can enrol directly in one of our Discovery A1.1 courses

You are an adult and you
have learnt French before but you don't know your level?

You can organise a free
placement test here

You are an adult and you
have learnt French with us before?

Enrol in one of our courses below.

See our French course cataloguE below


Select a session

Available Courses: 11

2020 - Term 1 - Express B

From 7 Mar to 28 Mar

4-week French courses for adults in St Kilda and in the CBD!

Available Courses: 1

2020 - VCE Immersion Day - March 22

From 22 Mar to 22 Mar

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Vin & Fromage

Vin & Fromage

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

Opera en plein air

Opera en plein air

A series of free opera screenings under the stars, in partnership with the Festival d’Aix en Provence.
14, 21 & 28 February

French Couture by DELPHINE GENIN

French Couture by DELPHINE GENIN

French Couture designer Delphine Genin exhibits her new collection, presented in partnership with VAMFF2020.

4 to 18 March 2020



France’s most popular children’s entertainer is coming to Melbourne for the first time ever! Touring his sell-out show Enfantillages.

Sunday 26 April

Thanks for sharing! / Merci pour le partage!


St Kilda branch:
51 Grey Street, St Kilda
VIC, Australia, 3182
Tel : 03 9525 3463

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

Monday-Thursday: 9.15am-1pm & 2pm-6.45pm
Friday: 9.15am-1pm & 2pm-5.30pm
Saturday: 9.00am-12.00pm & 1.00pm-5.30pm
Sunday & Public Holidays: CLOSED