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The Australian German Welfare Society Inc. would like to invite you to attend our 64th Gala Evening, under the patronage of Mr. Michael Pearce SC, Honorary Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany.


Don't Lose Your German
an Interview on SBS Radio

Members of the "Qu Qu Club", run by the Australian-German Welfare Society Melbourne, meet regularly in order to cultivate their mother language: German. 

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AGWS - an ageing population

Interview with social worker Tanja Gawin on SBS Radio

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Portrait of the AGWS

Interview with Linde Mohr on SBS Radio

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Book Clubs


Book Club daytime

The  AGWS German daytime Book Club meets every third Tuesday of the month at the office of the AGWS at 11am. Everyone is invited to participate.

Please download booklist here


Buchwuermer ("Bookworms") - evening

The AGWS Buchwuermer meet every third Tuesday of the month at 7:30pm at different locations. For more information, please contact Dagmar (Mob: 0438 353 910) or our office.



Would you like to discuss in German a mix of classic and contemporary books and meet new people?

Come along to one of the book clubs offered by the Australian-German Welfare Society

  • Meet interesting people with a wide range of backgrounds and read books you may otherwise not have read
  • Gain a deeper understanding through discussion with the added benefit of speaking German
  • Sometimes it's fun just to have a chat in a relaxed environment