Sat 26 Oct 1:00pm - Thu 26 Sep 5:00pm

Join us for a fun day about the German language, complete with information stalls about all things German/y, movies and games for children, German sausages, pretzels and refreshments!

  • 1:00 pm Official opening by the German Consul General of Sydney, Peter Silberberg and GISS Principal, Dr Lorenz Metzger followed by the opportunity to meet directly with all exhibitors listed below
  • 3:00 pm “Studying in Germany” - Information session presented by the DAAD
  • 3:30 pm Panel discussion - Topic: "Bilingual Learning" - hosted by Trudi Latour from SBS German with Professor Ingrid Piller and Dr Hanna Torsh (Department of Linguistics, Macquarie University) 
  • 3:00 - 5pm German movie "Das fliegende Klassenzimmer" by Erich Kästner with English subtitles. Rating: PG.

Presented with the Consulate General of Germany in Sydney and SBS German, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Fröbel - Competence for Children, Zentralstelle für Auslandsschulwesen (ZfA), Deutschstunde, German With Kids, , Macquarie University (Department of Linguistics); University of Technology Sydney (School of International Studies and Education); The University of New South Wales (School of Humanities and Languages) as well as the NSW School of Languages.