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Angelo Frangopoulos AM: From cub reporter to managing editor of Sky News

Walking through the Sydney headquarters of Sky News on a weekday afternoon it’s not surprising that the offices of the 24-hour news channel are buzzing with activity. To get to …

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The magic of pillows

The illustration accompanying this article has been supplied by my five-year-old daughter, drawn two days after she attended the Greek Orthodox Community of Melbourne and Victoria (GOCMV) Creative Drama and …

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Dimitri Galon: A Greek national treasure

On reaching 100m below, even the Mediterranean Sea is dark, cold and a thoroughly lonely place. With each exhalation, the bubbles expelled from the respirator disappear in the eerie gloom, …

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Natalie Kyriacou awarded Medal of the Order of Australia, and she’s only 30

Natalie Kyriacou has won two rare plaudits this year. The first was her name listed in the prestigious ‘Forbes’ magazine’s selection of 300 people under age 30 in the Asian …

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A local Greek talent trying the big leagues

Demitra Sealy is a Greek Australian actress from Sydney currently making waves in the Big Apple. Only a year ago, at age 22, she received a scholarship into one of …

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Death in the Aegean

Sailing the northern Aegean in late summer is a beautiful thing. The deep blue water and the brilliant sun combine with amazing sunsets. It’s hard to imagine that these waters …

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The Stones of Preveli … of Crete, Greece and Australia

This month the annual commemorations of the Greek campaign of 1941 will culminate in a series of events on Crete and in Australia marking the 77th anniversary of the battle …

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‘We need to defend multiculturalism’

There is a cloud of confusion looming above migrant communities in Australia, for the past couple of years, as there are many attempts on a political level to implement changes …

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Greek car designer George Koukos talks about cars, rembetiko, and his homeland

George Koukos is a successful car designer from Athens who migrated in order to follow his dream. Since 2006 he has been based in Turin, Italy, where he has designed …

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Greek settlement in Australia goes back further than you think

Greeks have contributed vastly to greater Australian society, but according to Effy Alexakis and Leonard Janiszewski many are unaware of just how far back that history goes. The pair behind …