Learn French

Why learn French with us?

The Alliance Française de Townsville welcomes you into the francophone community.

We provide ample opportunity for practice outwith the classroom:

informal Café Conversation sessions;
French Film Nights and French Film Festival;
Bastille Day Celebration;
Pétanque Tournament;
French baby-sitting service;
Francophone Day;
and much more!

All our students receive automatic membership to Alliance Française de Townsville.


The classes at the Alliance Française de Townsville range from beginner to advanced level.
Levels can be checked here.

All classes are held at our office at 55, Riverside Boulevard in Douglas
and last 90 minutes, weekly over 4 terms.

To find out more, or to register for a class, contact our friendly class coordinator

Private and Corporate

Private and corporate requests can be catered for.
Please ask our class coordinator for more information.


March – Full
June- Apply now

Who: 5 – 7s accompanied by a parent
Time and Day to be agreed with parents.
Where: AF Office (55, Riverside Boulevard, Douglas, QLD 4814)
Cost: $40 for the 4 1-hour weekly sessions in June.

 Term 4 (2 October – 24 November)









A1 to A2
A2 to B1
(No prior French)
B2 to C1
(7 lessons)



(8 lessons)



(8 lessons)



(8 lessons)



2 October Public Holiday

9 October first lesson

No Public Holiday

No Public Holiday

No Public Holiday

New students Normal cost Early Bird Rate by 25 June for continuing students

BSB 484‐799 Account: 900013498 Ref: Name + Day

Our friendly and bilingual class coordinator is available via learnfrench@aftownsville.org.au for all queries and enrolment requests.


Fees and payment:

All fees must be paid in full at the time of registration.
Enrolment will only be confirmed upon full payment, at least one week before the first lesson of the term.

Payment must be made via direct deposit:

BSB 484‐799 Account: 900013498

Reference: Your Full name

Withdrawal policy:

Any student who has paid for a course and who withdraws at least five working days prior to the commencement of that course will be entitled to a refund, less 20% processing fee. Application for refund must be addressed in writing to the Alliance Française de Townsville committee. No refund or transfer can be made if a student cancels his/her enrolment less than five working days prior to the commencement of that course, or once the term has started.

Please note that a decision to transfer a student or defer the payment is left to the discretion of the Alliance Française de Townsville committee.
No refund, transfer, or credit will be given should a student fail to attend every class, or leave before the end of term.
The Alliance Française de Townsville cannot be held responsible for the students’ change in work commitments or personal circumstances.

Under exceptional circumstances, such as serious illness, the Alliance Française de Townsville may consider the request of a student to transfer
from one course to another or deferring his/her fees. A formal request must be submitted to the Alliance Française de Townsville committee.


The Alliance Française de Townsville reserves the right to divide, combine, or cancel a course before the start of the term.

Minimum class size is four students. The average class size is five to six students.
In case of cancellation, students may request a transfer to another class or a full refund of fees paid.