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A Greek Festival is coming to Preston

St John’s College is proving that the community spirit is alive and well in Preston. Next month, the school is hosting a Greek Festival with lots of fun for the …

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Meet ‘My Kitchen Rules’ stars at this weekend’s Halloumi Festival

Fans of My Kitchen Rules (MKR) will have the chance to meet two of the show’s contestants at the Cyprus Halloumi Festival this weekend. Season 10’s Mick and Jodie-Anne Barlow …

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A wonderful display of aromas and flavours from Lefkada

Renowned Lefkadian chef, Evi Voutsina was honoured over the weekend by the Lefkadian Cultural Association at its annual event, Aromas & Tastes from Lefkada. Hosted on Sunday at Normanby House, the …

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6th Box Hill Hellenic Scout Group 50 year jubilee [PHOTOS]

In a room full of scouts and friends on Sunday 13 October, the 6th Box Hill Scout Group celebrated its 50th anniversary. The survival for half a century for any …

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Melbourne Pancretan Youth Club returns from Crete Tour

The Pancretan Youth Club (PYC) was formed in 1976 by a group of second Generation Greek Australians of Cretan background. They had the initiative to bring together people of the …

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Victorian Hellenic Police Association honours St Artemios, protector saint of law enforcement

Being a police officer is not an easy task, and sometimes it takes special strength and divine intervention to survive. For the past 20 years, the Victoria Police and Australian …

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Greek Community of Clayton votes for integration with Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia

Members of the Greek Community of Clayton voted in favour of the group’s return to the jurisdiction of the Australian Archdiocese of the Ecumenical Patriarchate. The meeting was attended by …

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Young robotics geniuses win Australian RoboCup Junior competition

George Sembelides from Greece and Koosha Kayani from Iran were the dream team at the Australian RoboCup Junior competition. The two Year 8 students from Glen Eira College showed their …

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Greek Cypriot Youth of Melbourne celebrate their heritage with cooking workshop

Greek Cypriot Youth of Melbourne – Apostolos Andreas (GCYM) hosted one of their signature cooking workshops this month. Taking place on 5 October in Sunshine West, the event saw people …

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Greek academic Dr Olga Panagiotopoulou pursuing a rich life in science in Australia

‘Independent’, ‘strong’ and ‘problem solver’ are some of the key words that Monash University scientist and teacher extraordinaire, Olga Panagiotopoulou uses to describe herself. One look at the Assistant Professor’s …