La Belle Vie French Market – 2 May 2021

La Belle Vie French Market – 2 May 2021 We are sure you will all agree that our La Belle Vie French market in 2021 was a fabulous day! We were delighted to have the Consul General de France, Madame Anne Boillon and French representative, Sebastien Vallerie in attendance.  They were impressed by both the organisation of the market and the huge support from the Shire community as well as from those who had travelled from afar to get genuine taste of French savouries, delicacies and  savoir faire. Another great and rewarding acknowledgement of the day was from the attendance of the NSW Department of Education’s Executive Director Mrs Deborah Summer Hayes, and Director Mr Kem Rakiposki.  Their visit to [read more…]

Celebration of Galette des Rois

Celebration of Galette des Rois On 3rd January 2021, FASS celebrated Le Galette des Rois at Como Hotel.  The venue was changed from Como Pleasure Grounds at late notice due to the poor weather conditions. The afternoon was a great success and at least 4 Galettes were baked and all were delicious. Around 17 members attended the function and conversations in French and English were held over glasses of champagne (and some beer).