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Hydra: “The Rock of Liberty” tells its story

No narrative of the Greek War of Independence is complete without a central place given to Hydra. This tiny island, basically a granite megalith rising sheerly out of the Saronic …

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Church liturgies across the world a couple of clicks away

We may not be able to leave our homes and we cannot go to our local churches, but we can appreciate services around the world in real time. The beauty …

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Storytelling through the seasons: Beneath the Fig Leaves

On a sun-filled Melbourne spring afternoon in 2009, I sat with my ninety-year-old mother Giannoula in her garden, listening to her reminiscence about village life. I had always taken an …

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Anna and Steven were planning their dream wedding in Greece… and then coronavirus struck

Anna and Steven were planning to have their dream wedding in Greece this summer. Now the Greek-Australian bride has been forced to postpone her wedding plans because of the corona …

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Surrogacy and infertility should not be taboo

When you’ve spent nine years living the most challenging period of your life, a time when you question everything you are and everything you believe, but somehow make it through …

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Watch live as global futurist tells us what is in store in a post-coronavirus world

World-renowned global futurist, Dr Roey Tzezana, is speaking at a Brisbane conference today to discuss the impact of coronavirus on the world. Dr Tzezana is a Futurist and Foresight Expert …

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Greece’s Anzac Trail comes to Corinth

Members of Melbourne’s Pankorinthian community came together at Fairfield’s new Hellenic hotspot, Nikos Cakes and Café, to view their contribution to building Greece’s Anzac Trail. On show were two new …

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Ten heroes of the Greek Revolution

1. Theodoros Kolokotronis The general and leader of the Greek War of Independence has gone down in history for his great success in the defeat of the Ottoman army under …

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Churches going live during Holy Week

You do not have to miss out on all the Easter services this year despite being in lock down. In these trying times, churches across the world are doing their …

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Greece announces total travel ban with Turkey and UK flight ban

On Monday Greece announced the temporary suspension of all transport links with Turkey and also the suspension of all flights to the United Kingdom. Government spokesperson Aristotelia Peloni told a …