Light your Lantern on June 24

15 Jun , 2017  

Brisbane’s favourite Laternenfest (lantern festival) is back – so grab your family and friends! Saturday, 24th June 2015, 4.30pm – St. Peters Lutheran College, Indooroopilly.

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The Story & Pictures: Queensland’s German Connections

6 Jun , 2017  

Looking for a unique and interesting gift idea? It’s here: the coffee-table book ‘Queensland’s German Connections’, celebrating 170 years of German settlement in Queensland. Learn about the making and stories behind, plus a new special offer for German Language Roundtable members.

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National Dancefest a knee-slapping success!

31 May , 2017  

Hundreds of knee-slapping and twirling dancers from across Australia (and Austria) descended on Canberra for the biennial National Dancefest. Brisbane’s Alpenrosen dance group report …

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Leadership through Language

16 May , 2017  

Forget those expensive leadership courses! Learn a language and gain (in)valuable leadership skills at the same time. Our German business language expert, Dr Isolde Neugart MBA PhD, explains how …

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Let the fun begin – Oktoberfest for Teens !

9 May , 2017  

It’s the biggest German schools festival in Australia and it’s back on Thursday, October 12, 2017. Get your students and teachers ready and registered … and get excited as Brisbane turns into Germany for one special educational day.

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Oompah in Tenterfield “ein tolles Wochenende!”

27 Apr , 2017  

Visitors from far & wide flocked to Tenterfield as its 9th Bavarian Music & Beer Fest consolidated its place as THE leading German festival destination in country NSW. Queenslanders, Bruce & Barb Downie, report ..

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Music is your teacher

20 Apr , 2017  

Mozart is great and all, but maybe pick something with more lyrics?

Music is a language without boundaries. Find out how it can help you learn a language, as Catrin, our roving reporter, shares some of her favorite techniques.

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Frohe Ostern!

13 Apr , 2017  

It’s Easter time and in many families around the globe this means chocolate, chocolate and more CHOCOLATE!! How do you celebrate Easter? What German traditions do you keep alive at Easter?

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United Nations of German language students

6 Apr , 2017  

When school students from around the world come together for 3 weeks in Germany it can only mean one thing – PASCH scholarship students are on the loose! Excited students from Ferny Grove State High students report ..

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Q&A: Australia’s head of German language & culture

30 Mar , 2017  

Sonja Griegoschewski, head of the Goethe Institut in Australia, is not just a huge fan of German language and culture, she also brings a wealth of experience and fascinating anecdotes from around the world to her Australian role.

German in Brisbane (GiB) was privileged to chat with Fr. Griegoschewski about her career, her thoughts on living in Australia, her vision for promoting the German Language & culture in Australia, and the exciting events they have planned for 2017.

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