Australia celebrates Remembrance Day on 11 November
On Friday 11 November, the eleventh month of the 11th day at the 11th hour, all over Australia, and the Commonwealth Countries around the world, people will stop for a …
The Australian Hellenic Memorial of Melbourne – a 20-year anniversary remembered
In the beautiful Domain Gardens of Melbourne, a stone’s throw from the Shrine of Remembrance, stands the Australian Hellenic Memorial, the result is testament to hard work and dedication of …
Remembrance Day: 102 years have passed
On Wednesday 11 November, the eleventh month the 11th day, the 11th hour, all over Australia, and the Commonwealth Countries around the world, people will stop at 11 am for …
Vale John Raftopoulos, a World War II veteran in the Australian Armed Forces
John Raftopoulos passed away peacefully on Thursday 27 August 2020, aged 97. John was amongst the 2,500 Greek Australians that served in the Australian Forces during the Second World War …
The story of Private Ted D’Auvergne who fought in Crete with the New Zealand 27th Machine Gun Infantry Battalion
Ted D’Auvergne was invited by the publican, George Provan, at Waihao Folks Hotel west of Wellington, to have a farewell drinks before departing for overseas service in 1940. When he …
Armistice Day is on Monday: Lest we forget
On Monday 11 November, on the 11th hour of the 11th day, all over Australia, people will stop at 11.00 am for a minute of silence – to remember the …
Anzac Day: Why we must remember
A reflection on the meaning of Anzac Day.
Why we should all remember ANZAC Day
Steve Kyritsis, President of the Hellenic RSL Sub-Branch in Melbourne Victoria, gives his opinion on the importance of ANZAC Day.
Greek RSL on ANZAC Day
ANZAC Day gives members of the Hellenic RSL the opportunity to have their contribution acknowledged.