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‘When Tomatoes Met Wagner’ highlights Greece’s agricultural crisis

The Greek documentary, ‘When Tomatoes met Wagner’, comes to Australia after having its world-premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival and winning the FIPRESCI Award for Best Greek Film at …

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‘Pause’, an award-winning Cypriot film about toxic masculinity

After winning multiple awards including the FIPRESCI prize, Greek Cypriot film Pause will be screened at the Sydney Film Festival (SFF) from 8 June. Directed by Greek Cypriot Tonia Mishiali, …

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Exclusive Interview: How will Arthur Sinodinos handle Donald Trump?

Senator Arthur Sinodinos 62, left his role as Federal Government cabinet minister after being diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma in December 2017. After recovering thanks to a bone marrow transplant, his …

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The Greek Australians aiming to qualify Greece to their first ever Rugby League World Cup

Greece are just one win away from qualifying for the 2021 World Cup after defeating Norway thanks in part to the enormous contributions of Greek Australian team coach Jim Pizanias, …

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Demetri Martin: ‘My sense of humour is from Greek School and as an Altar boy’

After waiting eight long years, Australian Demetri Martin fans will be able to see the Greek-American comedian perform his unique brand of surreal comedy when he tours the country early …

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Does the Greek vote still count in Australian Federal Elections?

During this Federal Election both Labor and Liberal have courted the Hellenic vote with both promising millions of dollars to support the Greek community. Both have pledged a whopping $5 …

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Chris Ikonomidis talks about the secret of his success after being named Young Footballer of the Year

Just when he thought it couldn’t get better, Greek Australian player Chris Ikonomidis, 24, was named NAB Young Footballer of the Year. His outstanding form, under the guidance of Tony …

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Football Victoria’s Helen Tyrikos’ vision for women’s football

With the Matildas participating in June’s World Cup and Australia bidding for the chance to host one, State Member Federations nationwide are participating in Female Football Week. It’s an initiative …

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What does the future look like for the Greek Orthodox Church of Australia?

The passing of Archbishop Harkianakis aged 83 in March, means a new head of the Greek Orthodox Church in Australia is being decided at the Holy Synod in Istanbul from …

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Stamboulidis is keeping his eye on the Greek prize

Greek Australian footballer Haris Stamboulidis’ first season in Greece has provided some tough lessons about the challenges involved in breaking into professional European football. When he joined Greek Super League …