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Heading to the Antipodes Festival this year? Giota Negka invites you to ‘come with an open heart’

We are just a week away from the Greek Festival comeback, but for Giota Negka and her team the countdown for the first visit Down Under started months ago. True …

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Indie rock band Sienna Wild’s Louis Goutos on evolving as a band and finding their sound

Fans across Australia have just been treated to the latest offering by Melbourne-based Indie rock band Sienna Wild. Speaking to bass guitarist and vocalist, Louis Goutos after their first national …

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Athens gears up for Apokries with a packed carnival programme

For the Apokries carnival, the City of Athens is decking up the city with bursts of colour and streamers and large injections of party cheer and joy with a rich …

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Greek singers Giota Negka and Haroula Tsalpara are coming to Australia

Fans of Giota Negka have much to be excited about; the singer is coming to Australia for the first time ever this month. She will be doing three performances, the …

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Diana Rouvas gets set to battle it out on ‘Eurovision– Australia Decides’

For Diana Rouvas there isn’t a time she can remember before music. Her formal training started from just four years of age, though it started way before that. Her parents …

Zoe Ventoura’s gay kiss edited from Australian television

Greek Australian Home and Away star Zoe Ventoura, who plays Alex on the show, had one of her scenes, involving a lesbian kiss, cut out from the show. The scene …

Emma Stone in Greece to work with Yiorgos Lanthimos again

Actress Emma Stone is in Athens to work again with award-winning Greek director Yiorgos Lanthimos – this time on a short film that will be exclusively filmed in Greece. Mr …

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Celebrating Australia Day the Greek way!

For many Melbourne-raised Greeks, memories of celebrating Australia Day evoke the scents of… sunshine and outdoors. It was almost a given that the public holiday falling in summer would be …

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Put on your dancing shoes, St Nicholas is hosting a ‘zorbathon’

A local Greek school is inviting Melbourne residents to kick up their heels in an inaugural ‘zorbathon’ Greek dancing competition to coincide with the 2020 Yarraville Festival. St Nicholas Greek …

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Australia goes Greek for a weekend

No words can describe the passion, the culture and the incredible atmosphere that 32,000 people had the opportunity to experience at last weekend’s Delphi Bank Semaphore Greek Festival, which celebrated …