10 - 16 Jul, 2023

Celebrate Bastille Day 2023 with your local Alliance Française

This July, celebrate Bastille Day or 'le 14 juillet' with your local Alliance Française! Read on to discover the wonderful francophone events that are being organised.

AF Adelaide


Bastille day celebration in Adelaïde will be a night of French activities that will entertain the whole family! Including Music, a theatrical performance, dancing, children’s activities, a drink and some food. It will take place on Sunday 16 July from 5 to 10 pm at Goodwood institute. The event included a program for the adults and one for children. Tickets are available here at $25 (adults) or $15 (kids) : Bastille Day 2023 Tickets, Sun 16/07/2023 at 5:00 pm | Eventbrite



AF Albury

The Alliance Française d’Albury organises an afternoon tea on Saturday, 15 July at 2:30pm at La Maison restaurant, on the Causeway in Wodonga. The price is $30 and tickets will be available on our website from 28 June to 11 July. Come enjoy company and conversation in French and English while sharing in french inspired savory and sweet treats.


AF Cairns


The Alliance Française de Cairns organises games, entertainment and food for the French speaking community on 16 July 2023 between 11am and 4pm at the Serbian Cultural Centre, 67 Greenslopes, Edge Hill 4870, QLD. The event entrance fee is a coin donation and there will be Café Gourmand tower to be sold at 18$ for one person or 30$ for two people. Join us for Joie de Vivre! Fun, games, prizes for all the family!



AF Côte de Saphir


The Alliance Française Cote de Saphir is delighted to propose a pleasurable Bastille Day Lunch with options of 2 or 3 courses, in one of Merimbula’s gourmet restaurants, with a live performance by two local wonders, Phillip Moriarty and Andy Zarins. The lunch will take place on 14 July 2023 from 12:30 at TIDAL Restaurant & Wine Bar (Beach Street, Merimbula NSW 2548).Pricing for AF Members: 3 course menu – $65 / 2 course menu – $55 and pricing for guests:     3 course menu – $75 / 2 course menu – $65. RSVP by 7 July.


AF Darwin

Join us for lovely dry season night to celebrate France’s National Day on 14 July from 5.30pm to 10pm at Darwin Surf Life Saving Club, Café de la plage. Come enjoy French food by De La Plage and La French Cart as well as French wine by Darwin Surf Life Saving Club. Mathilde our French singer will sing France and DJ all night. Free Family event, French Kids defile highlighting our regions, face painting, raffle to win lovely French products. More info on this page :


AF Hobart


The Alliance Française de Hobart will be celebrating le 14 juillet with a Cocktail Party on the 14th July from 17:30-19:00. The venue is Mt. Stuart Hall, Byard St, Mt. Stuart.  Wheelchair access if needed. Parking in the neighbouring streets. Cost is $40 pp Payment Online  to Alliance Francaise de Hobart, No door sales. RSVP to our Treasurer by 7th July at  Raffle prizes : cash needed for tickets $2 per ticket or $5 for 3 tickets. All Francophiles and Francophones welcome!


AF Milton-Ulladulla

Let’s celebrate Bastille Day with good food, dancing music and catching up with friends. The Alliance Française de Milton- Ulladulla is happuy to invite you to a dinner with music will take place on Friday 14 July from 6pm at Mollymook Beach Bowling Club. Price is $60 for members, $70 for non members



AF Newcastle


The Alliance Française de Newcastle will organise a Cabaret Show “Paris after dark” performed by Milk Foucault Larche and Corinne Andrew who will bring to your seat the enchanting spirit of a real Parisian party with a French repertoire of Piaf, Aznavour, Bécaud, Dalida, Yves Montand, Charles Trenet, Enrico Macias, Joséphine Baker. It will take place on Friday 14th July 2023 from 7pm at Queens Wharf Hotel, GALLEY FUNCTION ROOM, 150 WHARF ROAD, NEWCASTLE, Newcastle 2300. RSVP via our Website $30 for our AFN members, $39 for Non AFN Members. Link to our Website event:



AF Perth

The Alliance Française de Perth is celebrating Bastille Day ! Enjoy French food, champagne and wine to immerse in a French atmosphere, with a tombola to win 2 Return Tickets to Singapore with a 4 courses dinner on Saturday 15/07 from 6.30pm at Claremont Yacht Club, 4 Victoria Ave, Claremont WA 6010. $95 for non-member, $85 for AF and FACCI member



AF Sunshine Coast


A special edition of our very popular café conversation to celebrate Bastille Day will take place in the best French pâtisserie on the Sunshine Coast. Our pastry chef Eric will once again work wonders, get your tastebuds ready! This Members Only Gathering will he held on Saturday 15th July from 10am at la Maison du Pâtissier – Meridan Plains. Price – around $20.


AF Sydney 

The Alliance Française de Sydney’s highly anticipated Bastille Day party will return on 13th of July from 6pm till late at The Argyle, The Rocks. The $20 – $25 tickets can be booked on the website will also be available at the door subject to venue capacity. Raffle tickets can be purchased online and on site from 6pm to 9pm (cash only).  This year’s theme, “North and South: The Rendez-vous,” will transport you to the vibrant heart of France, exploring the friendly rivalry between its contrasting regions. This is an 18+ event.


AF Wagga-Wagga

The Alliance Française de Wagga-Wagga will host the opening night of its 16th French Film Festival, preceded by wine and canapés and musical entertainment on Friday 14 July 2023 from 6.30pm at Forum 6 Cinemas, Wagga Wagga. The event will mark the start of the Festival composed of 9 films, each shown twice and concluding on 25 July. The AF members’ ticket price for the opening night is $10.00.

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