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Find out where to celebrate National Baklava Day in Melbourne

Yes, it’s a thing, and National Baklava Day is fast shaping up to be a favourite day of the year for fans of the rich pastry dessert. To celebrate 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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Greek model Andreas Botaitis takes out second place in 2019 Mister Universal Ambassador comp

A Greek model has come second in the Mister Universal Ambassador competition for 2019. Andreas Botaitis represented Greece at the international competition held in Tokyo, Japan on Wednesday. The 25-year-old …

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Book launch for ‘Lemnos and Gallipoli Revealed’, a book that should be on the school reading list

Key stakeholders from the Australian and multicultural community of Victoria attended the the book launch of academic Jim Claven’s latest work, ‘Lemnos and Gallipoli Revealed’. But the spotlight was not …

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New play ‘The Audition’ explores what it’s like to eternally be the ‘other’

Over the course of her time at Outer Urban Projects within her capacity as Artistic Director and Producer, Irine Vela has worked with a number of refugee communities and asylum …

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National Marine Park of Alonissos, a gem of biodiversity

The National Marine Park of Alonissos Northern Sporades was the first marine park established in Greece, and remains one of the largest marine protected areas (MPAs) in Europe. It is a site of …

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WHAT’S ON Guide: Greek-inspired events across Australia, 14 November onward

ZORBA THE GREEK: A DELICIOUS GREEK MATINEE Eleni’s Kitchen + Bar have teamed up with the Sun Theatre to bring you a delicious Greek Matinee. Enjoy a private screening of Zorba …

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How Greece became the word for luxury travel

Imagine a private dinner on an islet in Caldera Bay facing Santorini on the porch of a luxury hideaway accompanied by the sounds of a live jazz band. Or staying in a minimal …

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‘The Greek mentality is still a free one,’ says world-famous Canadian pianist Alain Lefevre who purchased Athens home

World-renowned French born Canadian classical pianist and composer Alain Lefevre purchased a place in Greece in 2015, a long-time dream, years after his first ‘coup de foudre’ for the country …

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Celebrating Erotokritos Year 2019 (Part 1): What’s it all about?

In Greece, 2019 has been officially declared ‘Erotokritos Year’, ‘Έτος Ερωτόκριτου’. But what is Erotokritos? And why is a year dedicated to it? Some people will remember Erotokritos from the …