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“Aphrodite speaks: I am not making you your coffee” is Koraly’s new, gutsy online arts festival

Cypriot-Australian writer and actor Koraly Dimitriadis has launched a new, year-long online arts festival called “No, I am not washing your dirty plate Arts Festival”, with the first event to …

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What’s On 6 August – 13 August

ONLINE FREE ONLINE LECTURE: BIZIM PAOK – OUR PAOK: REFUGEES, SPORTS, AND VENIZELISM IN INTERWAR THESSALONIKI The Greek Community of Melbourne is hosting an online lecture as part of their …

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Psychologists note greater levels of anxiety and stress in second Victorian COVID lockdown

Psychologists say the levels of anxiety are increasing because of the second period of lockdown that Melbourne in Stage 4 and now the rest of Victoria in Stage 3 are …

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The organic crunch, a delicious pizza to please dietary needs

Zero Food is a family affair for Greek-Australian father and son, Nick and Alex Karamouzis who along with their respective wives Dimitra and Athanasia, prepare a unique and delicious pizza …

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Childcare permit on the way: Victoria’s childcare announcements explained

From Thursday, 6 August, only children of permitted workers will be able to attend childcare in Melbourne, which is under stage 4 restrictions. Parents and providers have been waiting to …

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10 things to do in Victoria Lockdown II

1. Ted Talks. Satisfy your curiosity about just about any subject  under the sun through the Ted Talks site. The site that rare gift of explaining complex issues on just …

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My Life in Lockdown: Q&A with Greek dancer Dimosthenis Manessis

Dimosthenis Manasis began dancing at the age of three at his fther’s dance studio, he started teaching at the age of seventeen and is currently involved in promoting Greek dance …

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13 August: Free online seminar on Chandris shipping magnates

The Greek Community of Melbourne is hosting an online lecture entitled Chandris: By sea to Australia as part of their Greek history and culture seminars program. The lecture will take …

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Peristera, Greece’s first underwater museum

The first underwater museum in Greece, accessible to divers, was inaugurated on Saturday 1 August 2020, at the site of an ancient shipwreck off the islet of Peristera, in the …

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Art rises above the challenges of COVID-19 and isolation

Vassy Petros, Antipodean Palette Co-ordinator (2013-2015) & Art Team Member (2018-current): BEFORE ISOLATION: The’Antipodean Palette was to celebrate its 10th year as a special event titled Connection. Facilitated by the GACL …