Mois de la Francophonie - March 2023

The Francophonie Month is coming stronger than ever this year, and it's time to get excited about all the amazing events and workshops that are happening throughout the month of March. Whether you're a French speaker or simply interested in learning more about the language and culture, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

The Francophonie Month is a celebration of the French language and its diverse cultures around the world. It's a time to celebrate the richness and diversity of the Francophone world, and to highlight the contributions that Francophone communities make to our global society.

This year, there are a wide variety of events and workshops happening throughout the month, including exhibition, film screenings, concerts, and more. 

So why not join in on the celebration and take advantage of all the wonderful events happening during the Francophonie Month? Whether you're interested in expanding your language skills, immersing yourself in a new culture, or simply having fun and making new friends, there's something for everyone to enjoy.

Let's make March a month to remember!

Please find the event planning below:


Kubini Exhibition

Presented in partnership with the Institut Français, the exhibition “Kubuni” (“imaginary creation” in Swahili) takes you on a journey of discovery of comics …
… whose story takes place in Africa, on the one hand
… made by authors from sub-Saharan Africa and the diaspora, on the other hand

Broadcasted in 2021 in Angoulême, "Kubuni" offers a cartography of comics of sub-Saharan Africa taking shape around three main axes: yesterday, today, tomorrow, bringing together the works of around fifty authors and authors of comics.

Available during AFA opening hours

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Grande Tombola Francophonie


Join our Raffle with over 30 prizes to won over in March 
1 prize every day, so many chances to win and spoil yourself

$10 Entry Ticket

Ticket available for purchase at Alliance Francaise Auckland

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Saturday 4th of March

Sweet Paname Concert

Join us for "Sweet Paname" Concert at Alliance Francaise Auckland by Sonia & Nigel with special guest Tracey Collins. Sonia and Nigel are a multi-cultural acoustic duo featuring French-American Paris-born Sonia Wilson on vocals & ukulele and Kiwi-American virtuoso musician Nigel Gavin on 7-string guitar.

Their concert at the Alliance Française Auckland on March 4th will mark the official release of their project "Sweet Paname" here in the North Island. 

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Thursday 9th of March

Sedef Ecer - Q&A Session

Franco-Turkish novelist, playwright and screenwriter, Sedef Ecer, has been selected as the 2023 French artist-in-residence at Randell Cottage.

She  will be coming to Alliance Francaise to talk about her book "Tresor National" and exchange with our members

Free for Members
Members only. Registration Mandatory

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Friday 10th of March

Ciné-Goûter for Children 

We are proud to be organise screenings for children with two speical short films alongside snacks and soft drinks

Let's get together for Vanille and Akassi movie's

Free for members.

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Saturday 11th of March

Petit Dejeuner Belgique

Join us from 10 AM for a Belgique Breakfast at Alliance Francaise
Waffles, coffee and tea, some laugh and a good moment

A bientot !
No booking is required 

$7 for Members
$14 for General Admission

Sunday 12th of March

Six Nations - France VS England

After successful screenings of the the Women's Rugby World Cup in 2022. Join us for this special Six Nation screening. Tea and coffee alongisde pastries will be served.

$10 - $16
8:00 AM until 10:00 AM

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Thursday 16th of March

Screening of "Petit Pays" by Eric Babier 

Gabriel, aged 10, lives in a comfortable ex-pat neighborhood in Burundi, his "small country". Gabriel is a normal kid, happy, carefree and having adventures with his friends and little sister. Then in 1993, tensions in neighboring Rwanda spill over, threatening his family and his innocence..

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Friday 17th of March

Club des Gastronomes

Join us for an unforgettable culinary experience as we celebrate the flavors of the Basque Country with Chef Arno Jullien

Chef Arno Jullien, will delight your taste buds with his inventive and authentic dishes, showcasing the region's renowned ingredients and traditional techniques

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Saturday 18th of March

Petit Dejeuner Quebec

Join us from 10 AM for a Quebec Breakfast at Alliance Francaise !
Pancakes, Marple syrup, francophones and fun 

See you there!
No booking is required 

$7 for Members
$14 for General Admission

Sunday 19th of March

Six Nations - France VS Wales

 Join us for this special Six Nation screening.
Tea and coffee alongisde pastries will be served.

$10 - $16
8:00 AM until 10:00 AM

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Saturday 25th of March

Petit Dejeuner Suisse

Lets travel to Switzerland ! On the day you will enjoy brioche and some yummy chocolate. We will see you from 10 AM

No booking is required 

$7 for Members
$14 for General Admission