What's On

Please note that all in-house cultural events have been postponed until further notice due to the current pandemic and NSW government restrictions. In the wake of this, we are offering numerous online French events and activities to explore through our curated list of cultural resources.   

Cultural Events

Alliance Française de Sydney Cultural Foundation

Discover cultural events relating to Film, Literature, Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Television and Radio.

Discover la rentrée littéraire

Become a Member and access the latest, best-selling French novels as they hit the shelves.

Members-only Event: Interview with Author of 'The Frenchman'

Join us for a fascinating interview in French with Jack Beaumont, author of the gripping thriller The Frenchman, based on his real-life experience as a former French intelligence operative. 

BASTILLE DAY is postponed

Travel with us to France, West Africa, Tahiti and New Caledonia in a celebratory evening of dance, music, fun and festivities.

Listen to Radio France International

Broadcasting daily, RFI covers a story making headlines in France (Focus on France) and each weekend broadcast a story on the world of French culture (Culture in France).

Discover Arte Concert

Explore a fantastic selection of concerts from electro to classical, jazz to world music, live and on demand. ARTE Concert broadcasting a selection of ARTE’s programmes on the Internet, with English, Spanish Polish and Italian subtitles. It is the first cultural international broadcast of this kind.

Explore France TV Spectacles et Culture

Stream cultural events, festivals and concerts! Discover an exciting and diverse selection of "Culturebox" videos, including live streaming of music festivals like Rock en Seine, Vielles Charrues, les Inrocks, Lolapaloosa Paris. You can also find streamed theatre plays such as the Festival d'Avignon

Virtual Tour: Musée D'Orsay

Experience this important cultural landmark and its beautiful collections, completely online! The museum is hosting the virtual exhibition "From Station to the Renovated Musée" as well as several collections of Oil paint, Canvas, Modern Art, Impressionism and Post Impressionism.

Virtual Tour: Le Louvre

Discover the world's largest art museum and a historic monument in Paris with this virtual tour of its exhibition rooms and galleries! See artworks from masters like Delacroix, Rembrandt or Tintoretto or the collections from the Pharaonic period displayed on the east side of the Sully wing.

Alliance Française de Sydney Activities

Get involved in our rich calendar of cultural events and activities.

Mystery box games

Solve the cases in our Mystery Boxes and identify the culprit of the assaults, unsolved murders and the mysterious haunted place as you put your skills of deduction to the test. 

French Events in Sydney

Explore exciting events offered by our partners and peers.

Free Sample of the New Jean Paul Gaultier

Discover Gaultier’s glamorous world of boxing and get free samples of Scandal Pour Homme and So Scandal fragrances!

Jasper Knight and Toulouse Lautrec

In case you missed it - or prefer to listen in French - tune into a re-run of our fascinating August talk discussing the artistic relationship between contemporary artist Jasper Knight and Henri De Toulouse Lautrec.

What The France Radio Show with special guest Djakarta

Tune into this interview with French Australian brothers, Raphael and Tristan Stuart, who create beautifully textured dream folk music that feels warm and melancholic.

Lycée Condorcet - a Bilingual Education in an International Setting

Families interested in learning more about Lycée Condorcet and its programmes, are invited to attend its online Open Day.

Tastes of France in lockdown

Satisfy your French food cravings and support local businesses doing it tough this lockdown. We’ve assembled a list of French restaurants, food retailers and partners who are currently offering fantastic takeaway meals, deals and special offers.

Enjoy French TV at home with CANAL+ AUSTRALIE

Boasting more than 50 channels in French with films, documentaries, cooking shows, news and more - there is something for all tastes and every member of the family. 

Time Out Sydney

Time Out gives you Sydney’s best things to do, see, eat and drink in your area, from the best dishes at the best restaurants to sky-high bars, surprising art exhibitions, unmissable events and unusual attractions.

Become a member

Become a member of Alliance Française de Sydney for exclusive offers and discounts.