Beaujolais Nouveau is on its way! Come celebrate it with a friendly French dinner on Sat 25th November.

Join us for an unforgettable evening to celebrate the Beaujolais Nouveau harvest at the West Bulldogs Rugby Club on November 25th, 2023. The Alliance Française de Brisbane is excited to bring together the French community, rugby enthusiasts, and anyone with a passion for all things French. 


Indulge in a three-course French dinner inspired by Southwestern cuisine, where each dish is a celebration of French culinary art. Complement your dining experience with an exclusive Beaujolais wine tasting and presentation that will take your taste buds straight to the heart of French winemaking.

Engage in a panel discussion that will explore the ties that unite France and Australia through sports, winemaking and many more common passions. Gain a deeper understanding of the shared love for rugby and the cultural connections that extend beyond the field. 

While you savour some traditional culinary delights, from the basque country, catch the most exciting moments from the 2023 Paris World Cup on the big screen. Rugby fans and sports enthusiasts, this will give you a taste of what is to come in Australia in 2027!

On top of it all, Enjoy an exclusive photo exhibition that highlights diversity and inclusivity in rugby around the world.

For a chance to win remarkable prizes, including a life-changing trip to the French speaking island of New Caledonia, participate in our raffle. Imagine yourself in this tropical paradise, surrounded by breathtaking landscapes and the allure of the South Pacific, what a dream!

And let's not forget about the participation of French choir Chantefique who will make you discover the best drinking songs and sports hymns!

Book your tickets today to celebrate French traditions and rugby culture, all in one unforgettable evening!



We extend our immense gratitude to our partners for this event, Wests Bulldogs Rugby Club, Aircalin, Novotel South Bank, Embassy Cellars, Fromager d'Affinois, Le Cordon Bleu and Hotel Gondwana, whose unwavering support has made this special celebration evening possible. We look forward to sharing this memorable night with you!

Date: Saturday 25 November

Time: 5pm

Location: Wests Bulldogs Rugby Club - Memorial Park, 65 Sylvan Rd, Toowong QLD 4066

Price: $85 for AF members and Wests Rugby Club members (see promo code provided by the club), and $95 for non-members

This event is reserved for people who are over 18 years of age.