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Dj Krazy Kon’s high energy anniversary compilation fires up dance desires

It is 17 years since DJ Krazy Kon came upon the idea to bring together the music from in Greece’s hottest young acts in a compilation that will get people …

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Website dedicated to Greek village draws over 45,000 descendants across the globe

The search began in the early 1990s when Dimitris Katsambis, a resident of Adelaide since childhood, wanted to find out more about his grandfather who was born in Karitsa, a …

Adelaide association celebrates Tavli as part of members’ Greek heritage

It is one of the oldest board games in the world going back about 5,000 years to Mesopotamia, and what the world calls “backgammon’, the Greeks call “Tavli”, Almost as …

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Thomastown parishioners and groups celebrate contributions to 1821 revolution

The parish of the Transfiguration of Our Lord, Thomastown was the venue for a number of important celebrations on Sunday, 24 January. The Archepiscopal Vicar for the District of Northcote, …

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Early Greek Settlers: Pandemic, racism and the Greeks of Port Pirie in 1919

Two solitary entries occupy the marriage register of the ‘Evangelismos’ Greek Orthodox Church, East Melbourne in 1918, both formally recording the weddings of the Kondoulas brothers, Georgios and Dimitrios, to …

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Australian Don cuts a fine figure as the Greek Andonis

The big man, called Andonis, could be Greek in anything but looks. Not that that counts against him but with his blue eyes, fair hair and broad, craggy face it …

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Teachers of diverse backgrounds offered bridging course designed by University of Sydney

Sydney Institute for Community Languages Education (SICLE) has developed and initiated programs for some 2,000 professionals with overseas qualifications to help them become accredited in Australian schools. Sixty have already …

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Online conference reinforces bridges between Greek universities

Greek Universities are ranking high on the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2020. What does being a Greek University graduate mean in a globalised environment and, more specifically, what does …

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Two stolen icons returned to Greece

Two icons of Christ and the Virgin Mary painted in 1735 and 1785, respectively, were delivered to the Greek Embassy in Beirut on 19 January in order to be returned …

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Business borne of summer sun, Greek pride and friendship

Scroll down for your chance to win Carroten products. Greek Australian businessman Jim Xenos passed by a Santorini periptero (kiosk) to buy his beloved Carroten sunscreen during a family holiday …

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