Proud partner of the 2022 Bastille Day French Festival

Explore the French Bars and Bistros of Melbourne

Motte French Patisserie

Learn about Baker and Owner of Motte, Olivier Chan Chan and his family history on Reunion

Small French Bar

Learn how to make Ratatouille, a classic French Provençal dish, with Stefan Armentano, Chef at Small French Bar

Les Lumières BLEU: Collaboration to Cure

Join some of France and Australia’s foremost minds in medical research as they discuss the importance of international collaboration in the fight against cancer.

Tour de France: Road to Recognition

From representing Australia in the Tour de France and The Olympic Games as a pioneer cyclist, to fighting for the right to compete in the sport she loves, Kathy Watt discusses some of the highlights of her extraordinary career. 

Caudalie, a guided online wine tasting with wine experts

One of the highlights of the 2021 Bastille Day French Festival’s online program, enjoy this nearly 20 minute guided wine tasting and walk in the shoes of un vrai sommelier

Alliance Française

Dare to learn a new language this year. Join the Alliance Française in Term 3 and begin your French journey.

What we’re listening to

There’s something magical about French music. It can transport you to a world full of warm croissants and impressionist paintings, of renaissance architecture and endless vineyards, all without leaving the comfort of your own home. This Bastille Day, take a moment to explore the songs we’re listening to – From Edith Piaf to Stromae, the classics and the hidden gems, the old and the new. 

Listen Now

Who we’re following

With trends in music, dance, art, fashion, food and more all now more visible than ever on social media, we thought we’d share with you the influencers and accounts that have reignited our love for French culture. Check them out by clicking on the pictures below. Also let us know who you’re following!

Raphael Metivet

La Rochelle Tourisme

SBS French


Alliance Française de Melbourne

Anaide Rozam

Under the Paris Sky

Escape to under a Parisian sky with this sneak peak rendition of La Vie en rose from the upcoming show, Under the Paris Sky, featuring Georgia Darcy. Under the Paris Sky, will play from 1 – 6 August at The Butterfly Club and is a ‘glittering evening filled with French language songs, from Piaf to the contemporary works of Zaz, interwoven with light-hearted fun. You’ll be swept away by the beauty of this show… and you don’t even need to speak French!’ Find out more or book tickets here.


AFTV French Video Competition Winners

Francophonie – Years 5&6

Francophonie – Years 7&8

Francophonie – Years 7&8 (Bilingual)

Bastille Day Competition – Years 7&8 

Bastille Day Competition – Years 7&8 (Bilingual)