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Victorian Government backing multicultural media outlets with grants

Up to $500,000 is up for grabs for multicultural media outlets in Victoria for new equipment and technology. The Victorian Government is putting the money forward to enable outlets to …

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Greek diaspora schools to test a new language learning platform by General Secretariat of Greeks Abroad

Too often, language materials for young Greek language learners abroad, are designed for younger learners and are simplistic for the maturity levels of the students. The workbooks appear dated and …

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COVID-19 wreaks havoc on expats’ efforts to meet tax deadline

When it comes to the “perfect storm” for red tape stories spare a thought for Dmitri Psiropoulos, who is trying to sell his ageing mother’s property in Sydney, while he …

Features

Stephen Minas and his move from Victorian politics to the United Nations

Stephen Minas, now 36 years old, has made high achievement seem an effortless task. Mr Minas worked in his mid-twenties as an adviser to the former Premier of Victoria, Ted …

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Honouring the legacy of Greek contribution to Inner West Sydney

Marrickville and Dulwich Hill have a long history of Greek contribution, even being unofficially dubbed as ‘Little Athens’. The Inner West Council of New South Wales has agreed to honour …

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There are still 11,000 Australians trying to return home

The Federal Government continues to work with domestic and foreign airlines to bring home Australians stranded in various parts of the world due to the coronavirus pandemic. Earlier this week …

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Study shows migrant teens are more resilient to trauma than other youths

A new study has found that migrant teenagers who have moved within their own country or overseas are more resilient and better able to recover from trauma than teenagers who …

Life

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson post heartfelt video celebrating Greece’s 200 years of independence

Tom Hanks’ constantly growing love for Greece is almost as famous as he is. The Hollywood A-lister and his Greek-American wife never miss a chance to publicly demonstrate it. The …

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Letter: Greek elderly citizens in Australia call for free-of-charge ERT

The Association of Greek Elderly Citizens Clubs of Melbourne and Victoria has addressed a letter to conservative Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, to the opposition leaders, Alexis Tsipras (SYRIZA Radical …

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Australia’s Greek, Armenian and Assyrian communities push for recognition of Turkish-committed Genocide

Last Tuesday, 25 February, representatives from peak bodies of Australia’s Greek, Armenian and Assyrian communities signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), marking the launch of their “Joint Justice Initiative” in …