Maria Menounos and her family win ‘Celebrity Family Feud’ to support The Brain Trust

Greek-American TV personality Maria Menounos and her family won Celebrity Family Feud, winning $25,000 for their charity, The Brain Trust, on 14 July. Menounos’ team, #BeattheGreeks, featured the presenter herself …

Uncaged: Marco Kyris’ crazy life as Nicolas Cage’s stand-in for 20 films

Marco Kyris has enjoyed the perks of a Hollywood movie star's career but not for himself, and not as himself
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Filopoulos on shortlist for FFA CEO position after Gallop announces he will step down

Football Victoria CEO Peter Filopoulos is believed to be on a shortlist of candidates for the position of FFA CEO, following the announcement last week that the incumbent FFA CEO …


Clayton Church delegation meets with Archbishop Makarios

One of the problems of the Greek Orthodox Church of Australia are the renegade churches that split from the Archdiocese to form their own community group. There is renewed hope …


A loving tribute to Nikolaos Tsiaskas

My earliest recollection of life is sitting on my grandmother’s porch at pre-school age, working my way through the Grade 1 music book, playing my tiny red accordion that was …


Skiathos airport landing scrapes over heads of planespotters

Skiathos Alexandros Papadiamantis International AIrport is notorious for its close proximity to the beach and nearby yachting docks. Despite signage warning people not to get close to the edge of …


Bridges Awards: The new initiative for awarding the cooperation among Greeks all over the world

The General Secretariat for Strategic and Private Investment of the Ministry of Economy and Development together with the National Documentation Centre has launched an initiative aimed at boosting and rewarding …


Top European court rejects Greece’s appeal to set lower taxes on tsipouro and tsikoudia

Greece’s appeal to set a lower excise tax on two of the country’s traditional alcoholic beverages has been rejected by Europe’s top court. Greece had set taxes on tsipouro and …


Fan Footy SA, three mad young Greek footy fans from the fields to YouTube

The story of Fan Footy SA was born in the living rooms of three mad young footy fans that would spend hours in front of the TV screens, screaming their …


Who let the snakes out! Video of a couple taking their pet snakes for a ‘walk’ goes viral

It was a case of ‘who let the snakes out’ when two residents from Adelaide’s inner south-west suburbs decided to take their three spotted black snakes out for a bit …


Surgeon who treated fire victims in Greece, develops revolutionary lifesaving skin transplant technique

Dr Greenwood, the surgeon who visited Greece last year to treat the Mati fire victims, has managed to save a 33-year-old man using a world-first skin transplant technique that he …


A young Greek Aussie in one of the greatest football academies

Some of you may be familiar with the story of young George Paterakis. He recently returned to Melbourne from his inaugural season training at the Villareal CF facilities, under the …