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Cotsis leads the call for Sydney’s Canterbury Hospital to get an upgrade

Sophie Cotsis is leading a group of New South Wales parliamentarians calling for the redevelopment of Canterbury Hospital in Campsie, Sydney, in light of a growing population projections and a …

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Channel 31 to be kept on the air so the community can be connected

The Victorian Government will provide key funding to ensure that community television station Channel 31 (C31) – which has programs in 30 languages, including Greek – can continue to provide …

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Young man dies from fatal stab wounds after brawl at Oakleigh

Young man Thomas ‘Tommy’ Tran, 20, died during a brawl at Oakleigh’s Greek Precinct at Eaton Mall. Police say the fight broke out at Atherton Road before 8pm n Monday. …

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Turkish media criticises Greek President Sakellaropoulou’s visit to Agathonisi: ‘It is Essek!’ they say

Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou visited the remote Greek islands of Agathonissi and Lipsi. Her visit to the National Post on Agathonissi and meeting with the mayor, school of nine pupils …

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Victoria records 75 new COVID-19 cases, fourth-highest since the outbreak

Victoria lodged its fourth-highest daily total for the state since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic with 75 new coronavirus cases. The state had not recorded more than 70 cases …

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Greek airport authorities to target passengers for testing using ‘barcodes’

Greece had initially conducted random testing of incoming travellers according to ‘green’ and ‘red’ countries, however will now revert to targeted testing. Travellers will now receive barcodes after filling out …

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Greece opens clubs, casinos, cinemas and other facilities to public as COVID-19 restrictions are lifted

Greece is reopening more businesses and activities that had been shut down during COVID-19 restrictions. Casinos, concerts, conferences and trade fairs will operate from Monday. Children will also be able …

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Greece 2021: Hellenic diaspora urged to honour Greece’s 200 years of independence

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Konstantinos Vlasis and Chair of ‘Greece 2021’ committee, Gianna Angelopoulos-Daskalaki issued a joint statement urging Greek Diaspora to participate in the bicentennial Greece 1821-2021 commemorations. …

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Victoria records another 49 Covid-19 cases overnight

Premier Daniel Andrews announced earlier that there had been a net increase of 49 cases in Victoria overnight with eight of those having been reclassified from other states. Returned travellers …

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Help save Channel 31 from closure

Channel 31 is set to cease broadcasting on 30 June, 2020 as its license is unlikely to be renewed. Melbourne’s not-for-profit television station has had an integral part to play …