Diggers Miranda RSL (mirandarslclub.com.au)
Diggers Miranda – your one stop local club for entertainment, dining and fun. Enjoy a wide variety of musical and sporting entertainment and regular weekly events, as well as delicious lunches and dinners at the 615 Brasserie. Diggers Miranda is also a proud supporters of local community groups and sporting organisations.
CANAL+ AUSTRALIE offers a selection of your favourite French-speaking TV and radio programs via satellite. Enjoy over 50 channels and services with live news, cinema, sport, kids programs, documentaries, music entertainment, general interest, radios & services and stay in touch with French culture and language.
- Watch movies that unleash your emotions, with romantic comedies, dramas or epics.
- Watch Live broadcast of all sports and major competitions on sport channels.
- Learn, dream, and have fun with kids programs, documentaries, entertainments and music channels.
- Discover, travel and enlighten your curiosity with history, sciences or discovery channels…
- Watch live Non-stop news: CANAL+ AUSTRALIE keeps you informed of French, European and international news around the clock. News that never stop.
- Listen to radio programs in French.
Included in the SELECTION package : a Personal Video Recorder to watch the programs you want when you want.
GJ Food (www.gjfood.com.au)
G J FOOD has been a leading provider of restaurant supplies, including foie gras, caviar, truffles and cooking alcohols, such as Grand Marnier® since 1991.
G J FOOD provides some of Sydney’s leading cocktail bars with intense-flavoured fruit purées and supplies innovative food manufacturers with cooking alcohols and patisserie products and ingredients. We are the Australian agents for the Grand Marnier® culinary alcohol range, along with leading brands of genuine Madeira, Armagnac, Cognac, Brandy, Rums and cooking wines.
G J FOOD continues the proud tradition of 4 generations in fine food; a legacy which extends back to the eclectic Paris food scene. As a French family, our intimate knowledge of the country’s rich gastronomic culture and each region’s strict artisanal processes guides us when selecting the finest products from those producers and manufacturers that adhere to the time-honoured traditions when sourcing, growing and making their fine foods.
Granite Transformations (www.granitetransformations.com.au)
Design and build a quality new kitchen and bathroom. Granite Transformations specialise in:
- Kitchen makeovers – new benchtop/splashback & cupboard door replacement
- New kitchens – from the initial design with our qualified designers right through to installation
- Bathrooms and laundries
- Flooring and wall cladding
- Alfresco areas and special features
LaVie Financial Group Pty Ltd is a specialist finance broker providing property and commercial finance solutions to families and businesses.
Although based in the Sutherland Shire, we are mobile and are able to travel throughout metropolitan Sydney to help our customers at a time and place that suits them.
As credit representatives of Connective Credit Services Pty Ltd, we are able to offer financial solutions from our panel of more than 40 bank and non-bank financial institutions.
While the world of finance may be puzzling to some, we aim to speak plainly and provide constructive, understandable advise to our customers.
Design Choice Enterprises (www.designchoice.net.au)
Design Choice Enterprises provides comprehensive commercial furniture solutions, bringing every space to life with a design solution that is conceptually beautiful, practical, cost-effective and durable for even the toughest commercial environments.
Global Facial Aesthetics Training Network (GFATN) (www.globalfacialaestheticstrainingnetwork.com)
Global Facial Aesthetics Training Network (GFATN) provides world class education and training in non-surgical facial cosmetic procedures to impart dental practitioners with abundant confidence to integrate these treatments into their practices and venture beyond what traditional dentistry offers.
GFATN gives dental practitioners the opportunity to advance their skills, increase knowledge, productivity and profitability, deliver outstanding results in a safe and reliable environment, all with passion and expertise whilst assisting to empower their patients with a new level of self-confidence.
GROWING MAESTROS PRESCHOOL AND ELC (http://www.growingmaestros.com.au/)
72 Pallamana Parade, Beverly Hills 2209. Ph: 0492 807 894
Growing Maestros aims to be a centre of excellence in preschool education and childcare services. We cater for children from 12 months old to 5 years old, 7 am to 6 pm every Monday to Friday, with all meals and nappies provided.
We offer a very comprehensive preschool program and school readiness curriculum, and the daily fee includes all the extra-curricular activities, such as music classes, foreign languages (French and Mandarin currently offered, with more to come), physical education and incursions.
Our centre is designed to feel like a home, where children are cared for and educated in a family grouping environment, thus children socialise with different age groups and learn to support each other. Please visit our website for more information on the centre’s philosophy and educational program.
Shire Farmer’s Market (shirefarmersmarket.com.au)
This weekly event takes place each Saturday from 8am – 1pm (rain, hail or shine) at Flora Street carpark, Sutherland. It brings together the local Shire community in what will be a unique way of doing your weekly shopping, after which you can grab a cup of freshly made coffee or tea to enjoy in the beautiful and tranquil surrounds of the adjoining Peace park.
FOR FOODIES, BY FOODIES
We are the only dedicated ‘Foodies’ market in the Sutherland Shire, specialising in fresh seasonal foods and beverages.
Taren Point Public School (www.tarenpointps.nsw.edu.au)
Taren Point Public School is committed to providing a caring and quality learning environment where all students are encouraged to strive for their personal best.
At TPPS, we value the benefits of learning a second language!
Research shows there are many advantages in learning a second language:
*Improved cognitive functioning
*Enhanced memory, listening and problem solving skills
*Improves your English
All students (K-6) learn French for an hour a week.
We have taken great measures to become a hub for French language learning in our community and offer several great opportunities…
Alliance Française (www.afsydney.com.au)
The Alliance Française de Sydney is an independent, not-for-profit language and cultural organisation promoting Franco-Australian exchange since 1899. With an ambitious mission to spread the French language and culture well beyond the borders of France, it is one of the 834 Alliances Françaises existing in 132 countries all over the world and the most reputable place to learn French in Sydney.
Situated in the heart of Sydney in an attractive building designed by the famous architect Harry Seidler, the centre offers French courses, holds cultural events and includes a media centre and a French café, « Bonjour Café ». The Alliance Française also offers French courses for kids and French courses for adults at the Dougherty Community Centre in Chatswood, where they offer the same French courses as the CBD branch for North Sydneysiders.
Since 1989, the Alliance Française de Sydney has organised the annual Alliance Française French Film Festival. This prestigious festival has become a very important event in Australia with an exponential increase in attendees every year. In 2014, attendees totaled 130,000 across Australia and 41,000 in Sydney.
The Boules Artistes Petanque Club (www.boulesartistes.org.au)
The Boules Artistes Petanque Club share a ground at the Bexley Bowling and Recreation Club in Bexley North with one of the ‘traditional’ clubs whose members are primarily French and Mauritian.
For big competitions we have a large area with excellent facilities at Latham Park (South Coogee), which is our main ‘competition’ ground. We have a number of superb areas in public parks with a growing number of local enthusiasts in Centennial Park, Kirribilli (Milsons Point), and Ballast Point (Birchgrove). There are thousands of people in Sydney that who own a set of boules, we just have to encourage them to come out to play!
Citroen Car Club (www.citroencarclub.org.au)
The Citroën Car Club of NSW was formed during the 1960s as a way for Citroën enthusiasts to help each other to maintain their vehicles and to form social links with people with similar interests across Australia. The Club has thrived since then. Our members come from all parts of NSW, interstate as well as overseas.
Union des Francais de l’Etranger (www.ufe.org)
The Union des Français de l’Etranger (UFE), is a network for French citizens, francophones and francophiles all over the world. The Union provides a link with France, acts in the interests of its members, and provides support and assistance in all sorts of ways. The Union was founded in 1927 and currently has 170 representations, staffed by volunteers, in over 100 countries.