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Greeks in Perth bracing up for Glendi

Organizers of the ‘Glendi’ Festival in Perth have a very specific goal in mind: to break the record of the ‘World’s Largest LiveLighter Zorba Dance’, set at the 2016 edition, …

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Pan-Mac probed

Recently, the speaker of the Greek Parliament stated that among other organisations, Pan-Mac (Pan-Macedonian Association) signed a letter addressed to the Greek government in which its members were threatened with …

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Celebrating Easter, as if in Greece

‘Neos Kosmos’ has been flooded by messages coming from all parts of Australia, reporting an impressive turnout in all Greek Orthodox churches, both during the Good Friday Holy Epitaph Procession …

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Catholic’s offer church for Greek Orthodox service

Adelaide’s Catholic church Our Lady of Victory in the suburb of Glenelg has offered its space for tonights Greek Orthodox epitaph service. It follows the devastating fire which destroyed the St Panteleimon …

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Evangelismos church reopens to celebrate namesake holiday

Almost two years after the devastating fire that left it severly damaged, the iconic Church of Evangelismos, a landmark for the Greek Community of Melbourne reopened its gates last Saturday, …

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SA’s Greek community honours Independence Day

The Greek Orthodox Community of South Australia hosted its own celebrations in Adelaide on Sunday 25 March to commemorate Greek Independence Day. Well-attended by Hellenes from across Adelaide, the day …

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Police warns against the use of fireworks over the Easter period

Leading Senior Constable Liz Sidiropoulos announced that police will be on high alert over the Easter period, targeting the unauthorised and unlicensed use of fireworks and crackers as part of …

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Radiothon Tally: Stellar results as thousands raised for dementia

More than $130,000 has been pledged to see Greek Australians with severe dementia supported and cared for at Fronditha Care’s residential aged care facilities. The huge sum was donated during …

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The Evzones at the Victorian Parliament

Anyone passing by the State Parliament of Victoria today would have probably been under the impression that another rally is being held – which was not false, there were some …

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Managing finances 101 for elderly Greek Australians

As people age, depending on their state of mind and level of dependence, they can become more vulnerable to abuse, and sometimes it is by those they hold dearest. According …