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Alphington Grammar School celebrates 30 years in style, with ‘Diamonds and Pearls’ Grand Ball

Alphington Grammar, the day school of the Greek Community of Melbourne, marked its 30-year milestone with a Grand Ball held at Leonda by the Yarra. 250 guests gathered to celebrate …

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‘The best Greeks of today are the Greeks of Australia,’ says Archbishop Makarios

“The best Greeks that exist today are the Greeks of Australia.” With these touching words, the newly enthroned Archbishop Makarios paid special tribute to all the early Greek Australians and …

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Love your community news? Here’s how to never miss a story from Neos Kosmos

We know that readers to our website often use Facebook to reach us and discover the headlines that matter to them. To make it easier, we’ve pulled together a handy …

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Ready, set, gold! St Nicholas Greek School students training for Greek Olympics

Students at Yarraville St Nicholas Greek School are gearing up for the annual Greek Olympics competition. Held on Saturday 21 September, the event has been a school tradition for over …

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Greece’s refugee helper George Treloar honoured in Ballarat

Major George Devine Treloar, the Leaque of Nations Refugee Commissioner in Thrace and Macedonia in the wake of the Asia Minor Catastrophe, has been inducted into the Legends of his …

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Adelaide’s Hellenic cultural festival Odyssey returns

Adelaide’s Hellenic cultural festival Odyssey is set to return next month for the 14th year, celebrating Greek culture in South Australia. Presented by the Greek Orthodox Community of South Australia, …

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Free lecture on the Oracular Tablets from Dodona

As part of the Greek History and Culture Seminars offered by the Greek Community of Melbourne (GCM), lecturer of Greek Language and Philosophy Emily Hulme Kozey is presenting a free …

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Nominations for South Australia’s 2019 Governor’s Multicultural Awards now open

Nominations for South Australia’s 2019 Governor’s Multicultural Awards are now open. The awards recognise individuals and organisations that have made an outstanding contribution to multiculturalism in South Australia across a …

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Free lecture: A diverse history of Greek Australians in the workplace

Sydney-based historian Leonard Janiszewski and documentary photographer Effy Alexakis are heading to Melbourne this month to present a lecture on ‘Greek Enterprise – A Diverse History of Australian Greeks in …

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The legendary picnics of the early Greek Australians

At least once every couple of months on a Sunday, mainly during the spring and summer months, most Greek Australian families would get together with family and friends and head …