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It’s end of the line for John Aniston and ‘Days of our Lives’

John Aniston, the 86 year-old father of Jennifer, is soon to be out of a job as his contract with Days of Our Lives, the long-running US day-time soapie has …

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Young Greek Australian dreams of representing Greece at Eurovision

Earlier this year, Leea Nanos was one of 10 performers selected to compete in Eurovision – Australia Decides to represent Australia in the Eurovision Song Contest. Though she wasn’t the …

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Putting Greek desserts in the spotlight

For those who enjoyed the first season of Zumbo’s Just Desserts in 2016, the wait is finally over for Season 2, airing on Channel 7 this weekend. The dessert cooking …

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Love me Tinder: The legendary Effie takes on dating in the internet age

One of the funniest, most colourful shows Mary Coustas has put together is heading to Melbourne following huge success at the Sydney Comedy Festival this year. She brings back the …

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Thousands of dollars spent on mountain of flowers at Velissaris, Griva, Kokkonis concert

Attendees of the Yiorgos Velissaris concert in Melbourne had a big start to the public holiday. Over 700 Greek Australians filled Grand Star Reception and Convention Centre, and danced the …

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Shakira and Gerard Pique overjoyed with purchase of luxury villa in Cyprus

Shakira, the world-famous Colombian songstress, has bought a villa in coastal Peyia, Paphos, according to reports in Cyprus local media. The property owned by Shakira and her partner, Barcelona football …

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Helen Tzouganatos becomes the face of gluten free in Australia

When Helen Tzouganatos was first diagnosed with coeliac disease over a decade ago, there was very little understanding about the condition, making it particularly difficult to source suitable alternatives at …

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How a Greek Australian under-age bouzouki event helped kids with cancer

Kosmos events began as a way for the underage set to experience the nightclub scene without the booze and in a controlled setting. The events organised were never strictly Greek …

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Dimitria, 35th Sister-Cities Festival builds bridges between Melbourne and Thessaloniki

Enjoy the celebration of Greek and Australian cultures as the White Tower Festival shines a light on both. The Dimitria and 35th Sister-Cities Festival kicks off this weekend: Saturday, 26 …

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Fun and cheesy Cyprus Halloumi Festival kicks off this weekend in Melbourne

Whether fried or grilled, the semi-hard halloumi cheese is simply divine. Crispy on the outside and warm and gooey within, it’s a surprisingly versatile cheese that is unique and precious …