All posts by Sylvie Leduc


Join us for our annual Open Day from 10am to 1pm on Saturday 27 January 2018 at 15 Bond Street! There will be balloons and colouring in for the children, coffee for the adults, and croissants for all. This day is there for all to come meet us, see what we do, meet the teachers, sign-up for classes, become a member or to renew memberships.

For existing members it marks a new year, and time to renew your membership for 2018 (even better if before). All details of fees, bank account details and membership benefits can be found here: We will send you an invoice-reminder via email as well :-).

Details of January events are on FB Events and we are also on Twitter. Classes will resume in February.


Venez nous rendre visite lors de la journée portes ouvertes qui aura lieu dans nos locaux, a 15 Bond street, le samedi 27 janvier entre 10 et 13h. Il y aura des ballons pour les enfants, du café pour les adultes et des croissants pour tous! Venez rencontrer nos enseignants, découvrir nos activités, nos cours, et si vous le souhaitez, devenez membres.

Pour nos membres actuels, nous encourageons des à présent le renouvellement de votre inscription pour l’année 2018 et au plus tard pour cette date. Les modalités de paiement et avantages peuvent être trouvés ici: .

Nous sommes aussi sur Facebook et Twitter (@afdunedin). Les cours reprendront en février.

Enjoy a preview of the 2018 AF French Film Festival!

The Alliance Francaise French Film Festival is coming back to Dunedin! 

The Festival Team has released the 2018 trailer that will give you a taste of what’s in store for this year’s Festival!

The Festival will be in Dunedin (Rialto Cinema) from 22 March to 4 April, and in Arrowtown (Dorothy Browns) from 5 April to 15 April.

Stay tuned: the full programme will be launched on the 8th of February.

For more information, visit the website:


New Caledonia AF French Immersion Trip

There are still a few places available for the French immersion trip organised by the Alliance Française Wellington, so get in quickly and make your booking today!

From 19 to 26 May 2018, experience ‘France in the Pacific’ and join the Alliance Française for a fantastic immersion trip to Noumea, the diverse and vibrant capital of New Caledonia!

Our French immersion trip will allow you to immerse yourself in the French language and culture amongst a beautiful, natural backdrop of palms, beaches, reefs and mountains without the time and cost of travelling all the way to France!


Discover the local culture by staying with a Caledonian family in central Nouméa!

Enjoy French language classes & catered lunches at the CREIPAC language school in a relaxed island atmosphere!

Explore natural wonders, cultural sites & discover all the local traditions New Caledonia has to offer through guided day trips and a special workshop!

Dates: From Saturday 19 May to Saturday 26 May 2018.

Cost: $3,090 pp. Please note that a non-refundable deposit of $275 per person will be required to secure your reservation by Monday 15 January 2018, plus any possible surcharge for travel insurance.

7 Night Package Includes: Return economy flight from Wellington to Nouméa, insurance, daily French classes (15 hours in total), hotel & homestay accommodation, meals, day trips, guided tours and activities, local transport & airport transfers.

Click here for more information