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WHAT’S ON Guide: Greek-inspired events across Australia, 22 August onward

VIC ‘MALAKAS WITH ATTITUDE’ DINNER + SHOW Catch George Kapiniaris’ latest comedy show ‘Malakas with Attitude’ at Eleni’s Kitchen + Bar (28 Anderson St, Yarraville) on Friday 23 August at …

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Athens open-air cinemas: movie magic under a moonlit canopy

Open-air cinemas are the stuff that childhood memories are made of in Greece. Cherry soda and buttered pop corn at hand with the faint hum of cicadas in the background …

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Free Pronia sessions for iPad usage for the Greek community

The second session for iPad usage for beginners took place at Clayton Community Centre this month. The collaboration between Pronia and Monash Library Services aims to inform, educate, support and …

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WHAT’S ON Guide: Greek-inspired events across Australia, 15 August onward

VIC ‘BEYOND ATTICA: ART OF MAGNA GRAECIA’ On loan to the Hellenic Museum (280 William St, Melbourne) from the Koumantatakis family, ‘Beyond Attica: Art of Magna Graecia’ is an extraordinary collection of …

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Free lecture: Maintenance of Greek cultural traditions and teaching of folk dancing in the diaspora

This month Greek dance teacher and choreographer Nick Papaefthimiou will present a free lecture at the Greek Centre delving into the maintenance of Greek cultural traditions and the teaching of …

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WHAT’S ON Guide: Greek-inspired events across Australia, 8 August onward

VIC  OPEN JAM – GREEK FUSION BEATS This Friday 9 August OPEN JAM ‘Καφενειο‘ presents a journey from Crete to the urban streets of Melbourne at Bar Open (317 Brunswick St, …

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Sports docudrama ‘1968’ opens Delphi Bank Greek Film Festival in Sydney and Melbourne

The Delphi Bank 26th Greek Film Festival has announced the Australian premiere of inspirational sports drama 1968 by internationally-renowned Greek filmmaker Tassos Boulmetis. The director of A Touch of Spice …

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Rhodes-Bodrum sister jazz festivals jam with a message of peace across Greece and Turkey

The Rhodes International Jazz Festival of Rhodes and the Bodrum Jazz Festival just 96 kilometres away in Turkey, have announced a collaboration as sister festivals. The ferry distance between the …

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Schedule of Archbishop Makarios’ visit to Melbourne

Australia’s recently-appointed Greek Orthodox Archbishop Makarios is arriving in Melbourne on Saturday. The official program of the Archbishop’s visit was released on Tuesday and is jam-packed until his departure on …

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WHAT’S ON Guide: Greek-inspired events across Australia, 1 August onward

VIC  MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL The Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF) kicks off today, 1-18 August at the refurbished Capitol Theatre. The program features 382 films and 31 premieres. Among them …