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Calombaris will not be returning to ‘MasterChef’ in 2020, and neither will his co-judges

Network 10 has announced George Calombaris will not be returning as a judge on MasterChef Australia in 2020, and neither will his co-judges Matt Preston and Gary Mehigan. Though the …

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Newly-elected Greek PM commits to implement smoking ban in enclosed public places

Greece’s newly-elected government has committed to implement a law, banning smoking in enclosed public places. This law is of course not new; it has existed since 2008 but in over …

Life

Brisbane’s Hellenika at the Calile named Queensland’s Restaurant of the Year

A Greek restaurant in Brisbane has been named Queensland’s Restaurant of the Year in the Courier-Mail Food Awards 2019. Hellenika at the Calile owned by Simon Gloftis was awarded on Monday. …

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Kindergarten Greek language program launched in Ashburton – and more to come

Will Fowles, the member for Burwood, was effusive about the Andrews Government’s latest language initiatives at the launch of the Greek Language Program at Clever Kids Child Care in Ashburton, …

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PHOTOS: Queensland commemorates the 45th anniversary since the Turkish invasion of Cyprus

Greeks and Cypriots in Brisbane commemorated the 45th anniversary of the Turkish invasion of Cyprus in the presence of Presidential Commissioner for Humanitarian Affairs and Overseas Cypriots, Photis Photiou, as …

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Fronditha Care’s High Tea raises money for ‘virtual forest’ for Dementia residents

Handmade spanakopites, meatballs, Cypriot koupes, quiches, semolina cakes and cupcakes were piled high for guests at Fronditha Care’s Templestowe Fundraising Auxiliary Group High Tea. These homemade Greek delicacies were created …

Dialogue

A Greek island of love and acceptance

I will tell you a story of enduring love. Where girl meets girl on a Greek island, the same one the Goddess of love, Aphrodite, was born, and the great …

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Dr Roslynne Bell’s lecture on ‘Alexander in Art: The Legend and his Legacy’

Dr Roslynne Bell, Associate Research Fellow in the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies at the University of Melbourne, will present a lecture entitled ‘Alexander in Art: the Legend and …

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Archbishop Makarios’ statement following shooting of Greek Australian boy in his Adelaide home; brother charged

His Eminence Archbishop Makarios released a statement in the moments following the shooting of 16-year-old Alex Gatis in his own house on Monday. Police were called to the boy’s home …

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Suzanne Eaton’s killer says he ran over scientist to have sex – and she screamed in pain after her ear was cut

The murder of renowned American biologist Suzanne Eaton, 60, on Crete has shocked public opinion as more details come to light. Suspect Giannis Paraskakis, 27, had initially told investigators that …