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culture with us !

Regular Events

Upcoming Events

Fancy a French movie in a very relaxed atmosphere ? Come and join our Ciné-Club every first Friday of the month !

You want to give a try to your French reading skills but are feeling insecure on starting all by yourself ? Our book-club is here for you!

Meet Karin, the 2019 Randell Cottage Writer in Residence. She is a lot a fun and we will have a lot talk about! From kids literature to adults, she has published stories for all ages and tastes!

How well do you know France and 🇲🇫️ culture?Come along with your team (6 people max), or come alone and we’ll find you a team to hang out with, and get a chance to win one of many prize!

Every first Wednesday of the month, a french guest stop by our lounge and talk about French news, travels, etc

 Don't want to wake up on a Saturday morning? Here is a good reason to leave your bed, come and enjoy a "délicieux" French breakfast with Le Panier!At AF, 275 Cashel street.

From 9.30 am:$5 for children, $7 for AF members,$10 for Non-members

Previous Events

It's already time to close this edition of the French Film Festival ! But to make it a little bit less sad, we decided to offer you a proper closing party !

Don't know what to do for a fun family day ? 

Come to French up your kids on the 24th of March while discovering the most famous French comics character : Astérix ! 

Bring your lunch and join us! In a fun atmosphere, practice thinking and diving deep into your brain

Discover the best of French cinema at the Alliance Française Christchurch every first Friday of the month!

Fancy a French movie in a very relaxed atmosphere? Come to our...

Make Music Day

Make Music Day

Julia Paul and her musicians will be  playing in Fat Eddies! The Fête de la Musique is a popular and free music Festival taking place each year in France at the beginning of summer. Launched in 1982, the Festival has since become a worldwide annual event celebrating all music genres via free concerts in more than 120 countries spread over five continents and you're all invited to take part in this global event!

Comic Book Festival

Comic Book Festival

Have you ever wondered how a comic book artist and/or illustrator worked? What about the creation of a comic strip?

Come and join us at the University of Canterbury

Amélie Lucas-Gary

Amélie Lucas-Gary

On Tuesday 13 March, don't miss the opportunity to meet the talented contemporary French author, Amélie Lucas-Gary. She will talk about...

New Caledonia - Photo Exhibition

New Caledonia - Photo Exhibition

Cultural and Natural Landscapes of New Caledonia

From Saturday 17 March to 25 March, come to Alliance Française Christchurch and discover the beautiful and colorful photographs of New Caledonia by Daniel Maviet!

On Saturday 17 March at 6pm, join us for a drink to celebrate the official opening night

Quizz Night - Cinema

Quizz Night - Cinema

Are you ready for a special cinema-edition quiz night? The Alliance Française French Film Festival NZ is getting close and we can’t wait for you to discover the films of the 2018 edition!
As an “apéritif” for this emblematic annual rendez-vous of French culture buffs in Auckland, please join us in...

Theatre Workshop

Theatre Workshop

ou like speaking French? You like theatre? Why not try both in a friendly...