Competitions & Awards

April – May Competition

Amateur photographers who are current members of the
Alliance Française de Townsville
are invited to take part in the 7th International
Concours de La Photographie organised by
the Alliance Française Foundation (Paris).

To participate, simply send 2 High Definition pictures to no later than 15 June on the topic of

«La mode & les codes vestimentaires »

First prize: a full expense-paid week in Paris.
Winning entries will be exhibited in Paris
prior to be shown on all 5 continents.

French schools Competition

The competition is open to all the primary and secondary schools in Townsville
that offer French as an additional language.
Students can enter one (1) or all four (4) categories,
which are poem, song, cartoon and the Julie Ratliff* Prize.

Julie Ratliff Prizes

Julie Ratliffe

*Julie Ratliff was a French teacher at the Townsville Grammar school, long-time secretary of the Alliance Française, English teacher at the English Language Centre at James Cook University and key participant in the running of the Migrant Resource Centre.

Saturday 22 July
1- 4pm

55, Riverside Boulevard

James Cook University Achievers

Every year, Alliance Française de Townsville awards the highest achieving James Cook University students from the Townsville campus. The awards are for each year level of French study and for students of non-francophone descent.

French speech contest

The Alliance Française de Townsville is a proud sponsor of the Townsville Speech Contest, a school competition organised and run by the French Teachers’ Network of Townsville (FTNT). The Alliance Française de Townsville has committed to providing prizes to the 3 winners in each grade (6 to 12).