Previous events

Café Scientifique

The "Cafés Scientifiques" are back at the Alliance Française of Canberra!

We are proud to partner with the Australian-French Association for Research and Innovation (AFRAN) to bring you the first Café Scientifique of the year, on the topic of Artificial Intelligence and the role of governments.

Défi Inter Alliances 2024

Win a linguistic trip to France with the Alliances Françaises network. 

Challenge yourself with an international French general knowledge competition on French culture! 

Four selection phases: local on May 1st at 6:30pm (Canberra Time) / national on May 10th at 6pm (Canberra Time) / geographical zone final on June 1st at 6pm (Canberra Time) / international final on October 1st in Paris (time TBC)


Francophonie Market 2024

On Friday 22 March 2024, join us for our traditional Francophonie Market as we celebrate francophone cultures and countries at the Alliance Francaise of Canberra.

Enjoy free food and drinks from around the world - Belgium, Canada, France, Lebanon, Morocco, Switzerland and Uruguay will be represented.

Grab a Francophonie Passport at the beginning of the market and collect stamps from every stall to win a special prize!

Date: Friday 22 March
Time: 4 to 6 pm
66 McCaughey Street 2612, ACT

Free entry!

National Multicultural Festival 2024

On Saturday 17th February, the Alliance Française de Canberra and the Embassy of France will come together to celebrate the National Multicultural Festival in Canberra!

Come meet us to discuss our activities, upcoming events, and try your luck to win prizes by participating in a special draw.

On this occasion, we are delighted to partner with the musicians of MZAZA for an exclusive workshop: "Sing in French with Pauline!"

Christmas dinner by Chef Christophe

We are excited to announce our collaboration with Chef Christophe, presenting a delightful French Christmas Dinner on Friday 8 December, 7 pm.

Consider making this your workplace Christmas celebration with colleagues, or assemble a group of friends and family to celebrate the French way—convivial gatherings featuring excellent cuisine by Chef Christophe, seasoned with French traditions.

Christmas Kir Royale and 3 courses dinner.
A vegetarian menu option will also be available.
$60 per person

French market

Wondering when our annual French Market is...? It's coming to Canberra on December 2nd!

From 10am to 3pm, discover more than 20 stalls at the Alliance Francaise of Canberra in Turner
, for a touch of French culture, food and drinks, all while supporting local Australian businesses! 

Enjoy a picnic area to taste one of the many delicious foods and have a drink, try out our pétanque field, enjoy some outdoor live music and let your children have fun with special activities just for them!

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