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A visual storyteller by descent

Melissa Anastasi is among those selected for this year’s 2018 Lexus Australia Short Film Fellowship, the largest cash fellowship for short film nationwide, which recognises rising Australian talent and supports …

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Greek wine: Sidestepping monotony

Nowdays, there is much diversity in the world of wine. Just a few decades ago, everyone talked of Bordeaux, Burgundy or the Rhone. In recent years, regions or countries such …

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Thunderstorm asthma isn’t a new phenomenon

The shock death of Apollo Papadopoulos has been remembered again in the media this week, amid an inquest hearing into Melbourne’s rare thunderstorm asthma event in 2016. The 35-year-old from …

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Review: Pairing the Ktima Biblia Chora liquid gems at the Press Club

Ktima Biblia Chora is located in the foothills of Mt Pangeon at an altitude of 380 metres, in the village of Kokkinochori, Kavala, in northern Greece. It was established by …

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New reality show featuring Lindsay Lohan to begin filming in Greece

American star Lindsay Lohan is continuing to build on her ties with Greece, this time with a reality television series for MTV. The show will take viewers behind the scenes …

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The interior of the Parthenon and six more ancient ruins rebuilt

It was back in March when Neos Kosmos published animated GIFs featuring the before and after photos of digitally restored ancient ruins, including the Parthenon. The project began as a …

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A Greek Australian behind the best bakery in Australia

Nine years ago, Greek Australian Theo Vorenas decided to change career paths. After years of working as a car mechanic he started his own bakery, but he never anticipated that …

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Stephen Fry’s new epic Mythos takes over Canada’s Shaw Festival

Stephen Fry has done it again. He has condensed 1,000 hours of Greek mythology in three nights, each a full length show spanning over two-and-a-half hours; a deeply captivating experience …

Έλα @ Amarillo has now become a thing!

Young chef Ella Mittas is set to conquer Melbourne’s food scene one Greek event at a time. After the recent success of Ela at Amarillo, Ella Mittas is now hosting …

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The delights of the Ionian islands

The Delights of the Ionian Islands, the next event in Alpha’s popular Regional Dinner Series is taking place on Tuesday 3 July. The event will include a four-course menu specially …