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Greek Australians among top VCE performers

A year of hard work has finally come to an end for more than 50,000 Victorian students who successfully completed their secondary education and once again we are pleased to …

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Greek Australian business donates Christmas gifts to families in need

A Greek Australian business owner reminds us that Christmas is above all a time of giving, by launching an initiative expected to reach over 100 families in need this festive …

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Celebrating our VCE achievers

Friday morning marked the end of a chapter for thousands of Victorian students who received their VCE results. While the news are still fresh, with Neos Kosmos on the lookout for the …

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A Greek tale of civic resistance and gold hunt politics

One of the most dynamic local resistance movements that has unfolded at the backdrop of Greece’s economic and sociopolitical crisis will be brought to Melbourne’s attention through the documentary Eldorado: …

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Art celebrating the Greek landscape

Anyone who has visited the Aegean knows of its captivating coastal views and sunsets, the diverse beauty of the islands, and its crystal waters, blue in some places, turquoise, or …

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Fighting the ‘African gangs’ narrative with ancient Greek tragedy

Antigone‘s timeless beauty and wisdom has been once again brought to the stage. But this time the 2,500-year-old tragedy speaks directly to one of Australia’s most polarising contemporary political debates. …

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Greek research breakthrough: Mediterranean diet impact on childhood asthma

Recent findings on the positive impact of the Mediterranean diet – and particularly oily fish – on childhood asthma treatment might not be enough to convince picky eaters to change …

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The ultimate laikodimotiko glendi comes to Melbourne

Melbourne Greeks will be treated to a night filled with authentic laiko and demotic music on Saturday 10 November at the Nafpaktian House. The line-up features industry heavyweight Yiorgos Bekios, …

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Spiro Boursinos’ mourning mother wants answers

What Christine Boursinos is going through these days is any parent’s worst nightmare coming true. Her son Spiro – founder of popular music festival Earthcore – passed away while in …

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Greek Australian actress Olympia Valance named Ambassador for Multiculturalism

The Victorian Multicultural Commission (VMC) celebrated this week the formation of a promising five-member body, tasked with the mission of championing multiculturalism and its benefits, while countering negative stereotypes. With …