Michael Sweet


Rhodes and Mani hotels scoop European awards

The winning properties were announced at the awards ceremony in Dublin.


Why I’m voting ‘yes’

MP Julia Banks opens up on same-sex marriage.


Vale Les Manning

Veteran of WWII Greece and Crete campaigns passes away at 104.


Revealing the great Greek Sicilian city

Syracuse was once the Mediterranean centre of Greek civilisation, rivalling Athens as the most important metropolis.


Mr X returns to his roots

Last week’s announcement by Nick Xenophon to leave the Senate took us by surprise, but with Australia’s favourite political stuntman, expect the unexpected.


Love letters to Greece

Having just released Cartes Postales from Greece in Australia, Michael Sweet talks with author Victoria Hislop about her 40-year love affair with Greece.


Return of Marbles should be part of EU-Brexit deal argues MEP

“European Commission negotiators should raise the issue”.


Vamvakinou slams citizenship changes

MP calls for inclusivity over ‘divisive’ English language test.


Breaking Melbourne’s gridlock

According to transport planner George Eleftheriadis cycleways that better connect cyclists with public transport would encourage more Melburnians to use pedal power.


Bridging the true blue divide

Something’s being lost in the dual citizenship debate: being a ‘true blue Aussie’ of ethnically diverse descent is more than possible – it’s a foundation of 21st century Australia.