Alliance Française de Canberra

The French specialists in Canberra since 1944, Alliance Française offer private or small group classes for all ages and levels.


Continue your journey

Young learners

Give your child the chance to learn French through various fun activities that will improve their skills and develop their knowledge. 

Classes for all levels

Start or continue your language journey with classes for adults, teens and children.

What level am I?

Take an online self-assessment or contact us to work out your level.

Latest Announcements

What's on / Nouveautés

Bastille Day Frenchy Concert with Pauline Maudy (MZAZA)

Saturday, August 28th 2021

Come and celebrate Bastille Day with us at Alliance Française and be prepared for an evening of music, mulled wine and crêpes.

Join Pauline Maudy for a rare, intimate concert at the Alliance Francaise featuring some of her award-winning compositions and favourite French and jazz songs in French and English!

Bastille Day singing workshop

Saturday, August 28th 2021

Let's sing in French with Pauline Maudy!

3:00PM-4:00PM: come and learn french songs and vocabulary with our teacher

4:00PM-5:00PM: sing along with award-winning French-born singer and songwriter Pauline before the concert

Wine Tasting 10th of September

Friday, September 10th 2021

Join us for our August Wine Tasting at Alliance Française.

Taste 2 white wines and 3 red wines.
Savour a delicious apple tart served with cidre de Normandie.

Discover the secrets of wine tasting and wine making with Christophe Rebut, French Flair winemaker.

Movie Night : Jules et Jim

Friday, August 20th 2021
6:00pm - 8:30pm

Join us for an evening of French cinema at Alliance Française! Discover or re-discover cult class by François Truffaut: Jules et Jim.

Défi Inter Alliances

Do you think you know a lot about French culture? Then it’s time to prove it! The Fondation Alliance Française is organising a worldwide quiz, a fun competition between the different Alliances Françaises across the globe (more than 800!). The challenge will be held on Zoom, in French and the questions will revolve around geography, art, music, cinema…  


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Explore // Découvrir


Discover the benefits of being a member of Alliance Française.

Holiday camps

A fun way for younger learners to experience and learn the French language.

Linguistic Stays

Immerse yourself in the French language and culture… there’s no better way to learn!

Go further // Aller plus loin

Job and volunteering opportunities

Discover our job and volunteering opportunities

Our Library

Explore and borrow books, magazines and more from our library.


French language diplomas, preparation and exams. Next exams: May 2021.

Acknowledgement of country

We acknowledge the traditional owners of the country on which the Alliance Française de Canberra stands, the Ngunnawal people, and recognise their continuing connection to land, waters and culture. We pay respect to elders, past, present and emerging.


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