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One-on-one with Olympia Valance

At the end of last year, the Victorian Multicultural Commission (VMC) launched its Ambassadors for Multiculturalism program. A panel of five high-profile Victorians were announced as ambassadors, all tasked with …

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A young Greek Aussie in one of the greatest football academies

Some of you may be familiar with the story of young George Paterakis. He recently returned to Melbourne from his inaugural season training at the Villareal CF facilities, under the …

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‘We are not traitors. The boys of ΕΛΔΥΚ fought like heroes’

The terror of the war has kept his eyes teary for years now. The atrocities he witnessed 45 years ago now torture his mind. Nightmares covered in blood and dust …

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Meet the Greek Australian founder of Byzanfest, the world’s first online Orthodox Christian short film festival

It was in 2013 at the foothills of Meteora, one of the largest complexes of Eastern Orthodox monasteries, that Chris Vlahonasios, a longtime cinephile, was first struck with the idea …

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Archaeologist Petros Themelis gives Australians a glimpse into Ancient Messene and beyond

What a privilege it was for all who were able to attend any of the recent functions and presentations held during the recent visit of Professor Petros Themelis to Melbourne. …

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How fashion designer Effie Kats rose back to the top, smashing stereotypes on her way up

Most, if not all women, whether a size 6 or size 16, know that dreaded feeling of going shopping for a special occasion only to return home empty handed, disappointed, …

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Greek Australian military mum paves the way for creative and strategic marketing

You can buy almost anything on a subscription these days; coffee, razors for daily shaving and even a monthly box of treats and tor for babies. Idiello however will be …

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The Greek tale behind Melbourne’s iconic Capitol Theatre

News about the reopening of Melbourne’s Capitol Theatre this month was received with great enthusiasm by a diverse audience: city officials, academics and the intelligentsia, business people to art aficionados …

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Soula Vaitsis on her Paranormal Activities

Surely, we have all wondered, at least at some point, what we are doing here, if there is an afterlife, if a God or higher entity exists, what happens when …

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Meet the young Greek academics making us proud in Australia

Apart from their successful journey into academia, George Athanasopoulos, Natalia Bailey, Anastasios Panagiotelis, Athanasios Pantelous and Vasilis Sarafidis have another thing in common. They are the five promising Greek academics …