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What’s On 4 September – 10 September

ONLINE ONLINE COMEDY SHOW: I AM NOT MAKING YOUR LAUGH SANDWICH The No I am not washing your dirty plate arts festival presents comedy event I am not making your …

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The Greeks who want to help their communities by standing for local government

2020 is a year like no other, the changes that COVID-19 has forced on us have ranged across every aspect of our lives, not least in the way politics is …

Features

The Greek Community of Melbourne’s Greece 1821 Bicentenary Celebrations

Greece’s bicentennial is around the corner, giving Greeks around the world the chance to celebrate 200 years since Greece decided to claim its place among European nations and opt for …

Life

My Life in Lockdown: Q&A with Dr Vicki Kotsirilos

Dr Vicki Kotsirilos is a respected general practitioner with over 30 years of clinical experience. She emphasises lifestyle and preventative medicine, and combines the best of orthodox and integrative medicine …

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Payne announces hardship-program loans for vulnerable Aussies overseas

The Australian government is offering additional help in the form of loans for the most vulnerable Australians whose return home has been affected by COVID-19 restrictions. Australia’s Minister for Foreign …

Features

‘Adding life to years’: Cooking in Ikaria, the Greek island of longevity

Be it studying, preparing or teaching it, food has been a big part of Meni Valle’s life. And growing up as a Melburnian-Greek, it was only natural to fall in …

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How the Greek diaspora came and blossomed in Australia

We may not know for certain as to who the first Greeks were to set foot in Australia given that, as in Homer’s Odyssey, myth and reality have over time …

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Sweet September with top festivals from around Greece to remember

1. Paxos International Music Festival: the Autumn Chamber Music Festival The festival was founded in 1986 by English classic music lover John Gough, with support from cultural institutions and music …

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We’re banned from leaving Australia. Who can get an exemption to go overseas? And how?

Australians are all too aware of the restrictions on interstate travel and on who can currently enter Australia. But people may not realise there is also a ban on overseas …

Life

Lady Lash premieres her documentary tonight on NITV

Aboriginal Greek Hip Hop Jazz MC Crystal Clyne aka ‘Lady Lash’ returns to country for self-growth. Ahead of the release of her new single “Thieving Hearts” out on 14 September, …