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Welsh Classes in Melbourne

There are Welsh classes for Advanced, Intermediate and Beginners in Melbourne.

The classes are very relaxed and there is the opportunity to socialise with other Welsh speakers after the classes.

There is a small charge to cover materials for the classes.

The main classes are at the Celtic Club (usually) on the first floor at 7pm on a Tuesday within School terms where there are beginners and intermediate classes. For more information drop an email to me (email above)

The Celtic Club is on the cnr of and La Trobe and Queen Streets, Melbourne CBD

There is also a continuing class in 2013 on a Monday or Tuesday morning in the Welsh Church in Lonsdale St.

Call Dave (Dai) Smith on 9555 2420 or email to book a place or for more details.

There is also an established advanced course on a Monday afternoon. Please email me - welshaustralian@yahoo..com.au if you would like to join the class.

All the classes will follow the Victorian school terms.

First class for the year is Tuesday February the 5th - 2013

After you with the Lingo, bychan (mate)

Composite picture:

Tenby in South Wales with the hills of Wild Dog Creek (Apollo Bay, Victoria, Australia) behind


The picture was used for a flyer for a production of Under Milk Wood in Melbourne

Link to Welsh - English, English - Welsh on line Dictionary:

Run by the Welsh Language TV and radio channel S4C this is a free site for learners with lots of interest from their programs. I liked the daily news report which gives English language support for everyday language:




With the advent of the internet and online learning there are many varied opportunities to learn Welsh. Below are some of the ways you can access resources (much of these are free) to supplement our training in Melbourne or on your own. Don't forget that the best way to learn is to use the language so get involved in the various Welsh activities in Australia, where there will be native speakers to help you practice:

Link to BBC Welsh Language Website;

The BBC site is a very rich one with free grammar and vocabulary, an excellent on-line dictionary,  various soap-type series designed for learners.


Read the NEWS in Welsh on the BBC


Click the button on the BBC website to turn on Welsh/English translation support



This is an excellent conversational course for everyday Welsh for North and South Wales


Dysgwyr Cymraeg yn y Clwb Celtaidd / Welsh learners in the Celtic Club, Melbourne, Victoria - Australia