Languages and Cultures Network

for Australian Universities


We advocate for the sector and keep it informed


The Japanese Studies Association of Australia (JSAA) and The Australian National University present an exciting public event within the JSAA 2021 Virtual Conference hosted by the University of Queensland. 

The Australian Society for Asian Humanities has organised a Zoom panel and Q&A to discuss career prospects for students of Asian languages. The event will

Registration is open for LCNAU’s 6th National Colloquium, Decentring and Diversifying Languages and Cultures. Take advantage of Early Bird rates until 8 October. For further

Job vacancies

The Department of Japanese Studies at the University of Sydney is appointing 2 full-time, continuing lecturers in language and culture, preferably with a specialisation in

We provide members with research and networking opportunities

This cluster supports the teaching and learning of Australia’s first languages in universities, and to inform and facilitate discussion between interested parties.

A collaborative platform that seeks to explore the role of Work Integrated Learning in language studies from practical and theoretical points of view.

Translating and Interpreting Cultures and Languages

The TICL cluster provides a forum for discussion of  translation and interpreting, and their use in the foreign language classroom and in the training of language and culture professionals.

Intercultural Language Teaching and Communication

The ILTAC cluster brings together researchers working towards a broader understanding and enactment of the intercultural dimension in language and culture education in tertiary environments.

Our members are at the forefront of languages education and research


Find out about our upcoming and past colloquia.

Our Colloquia bring the sector together