Whether you are planning the trip of a lifetime, or you need to brush up your Italian for business or pleasure; or simply want a taste of Italy’s wonderful language, history and culture, the Dante Alighieri Society is the place for you.
The Dante Alighieri Society was founded in Rome in 1889 by Nobel prize winning poet Giosue Carducci. The Society promotes the appreciation and understanding of Italian language and culture worldwide.
Sydney’s society, one of 450 operating internationally, encompasses one of Australia’s oldest and most prestigious Italian language schools, with its own rich and remarkable history. It was founded in 1896 by Dr Tommaso Henry Fiaschi, one of the most illustrious Italian migrants to Australia.