We offer children's classes for all ages and abilities, as well as a coffee group for little ones and their caregivers.

If you're attending any of our classes you can get a discounted yearly membership to Alliance Française Dunedin. As well as discounts at local businesses and invitation to events, you'll also have complete access to our wonderful range of resources to help continue learning & practicing French at home, including DVDs, Comics and a great French library, as well as the Institut Francais Culturetheque, an online multimedia library.


Preschool Playgroup

  • Day and Time TBC
  • Cost: $50/term / $25 siblings

Introduction to French Language and culture through stories, music and games. This is an informal, parent-led group, so come along and meet other families who wish to share their love of French with their little ones. Resources available and tea and coffee provided.  No need to register.

Please contact us if you are interested:

Classes for Primary School Age 

  • Thursdays: 4pm–5pm
  • Cost: $80 per term / $40 Siblings

The Alliance Française offers classes for primary school children. Every week, they learn how to read and write in French, learn poems and songs and play in French.

Teacher: Sandra -  email:

Register for Primary Classes

Classes for Intermediate School Age (ages 11-13)

  • Mondays: 4pm–5pm
  • Cost: $80 per term / $40 additional siblings

The Alliance Française offers classes for intermediate school children, aged between 11 and 13.

Teacher: Sandra -  email:

Register for Intermediate Kids Classes 

Classes for High School Students

  • Thursdays: 4.15pm-5.15pm (off-site)
  • Cost: $85 per term

Support classes for Year 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 pupils to improve spoken French or focus on specific challenges.


Register for High School Kids Classes - not currently available, but email us if you are interested.

Enfants Bilingues

Classes for bilingual kids aged between 4 and 14 years. These classes are meant for bilingual children only, with at least one parent being a French-speaker or for children having done a full immersion programme in a French-speaking country. They need to be comfortable understanding and speaking in French, as we only speak French during the class. We follow the programme and material MS to 3e (Year 0 to 9) from the French curriculum.

  • Cost: $80 per term / $40 additional siblings

School Years 1-5: Wednesday 4.00 -5.00pm - Register for Bilingual kids classes Yr 1-5

School Years 5-9: Tuesday 4.00-5.00pm - Register for Bilingual kids classes Yr 5-9

Teacher: Marianne -  email:

Alliance Francaise Dunedin is a non-profit organizationCharity Registration Number: CC46230. 15 Bond Street, Dunedin, Otago.

For deliveries: C/O Humphrey Catchpole; 84 Manor Place, Dunedin Central 9016

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