The Istituto Italiano di Cultura (IIC) - Italian Cultural Institute Melbourne is the official body of the Italian Goverment for the promotion of Italian language and culture.
Their rich program of Italian cultural events, such as concerts, art and photography exhibitions, talks and seminars, includes special guest musicians, performers, writers, journalists and academics direct from Italy.
They also conduct Italian language and culture courses across all levels, conducted by highly qualified and experienced native Italian speaker teachers.
Current students and members can also access their Eugenio Montale Multimedia Library of Italian books, DVDs, CDs, magazines, newspapers and more.
The Institute is located in Elm Tree House, constructed in 1853, and their facilities include a library and classrooms, as well as a multi-purpose room used for exhibitions, concerts, theatre performances, lectures and other events.