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Manasis’ Grandparents Day Concert 2018

Honouring its annual tradition in memory of Dimosthenis Manasis’ grandparents Fotini and Dimosthenis Manasis, the dance school is hosting a concert in Term 2. The feast “to show our appreciation …

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Greek settlement in Australia goes back further than you think

Greeks have contributed vastly to greater Australian society, but according to Effy Alexakis and Leonard Janiszewski many are unaware of just how far back that history goes. The pair behind …

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‘With the older generation, there’s always something to learn’

Alexander Vounisios has always been drawn to people, and stories. So when he happened upon the Spirit of Hellenism Awards in a copy of Neos Kosmos, he jumped at the …

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Greek volunteers bring cheer for National Volunteer Week

Greek Australian volunteers will be recognised for their tireless work to help the elderly in the community during National Volunteer Week. Fronditha Care’s 200-strong group of volunteers, who donate their …

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‘Antipodean Palette’ exhibition calls for artists

Preparations have begun for this year’s ‘Antipodean Palette’ art exhibition, celebrating the diverse work of Greek Australian artists. Presented by the Greek Australian Cultural League (GACL), since 2011 the exhibition …

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Sharing stories of migration, from one generation to the next

It’s been on our radar for some time now that the first generation of Greek migrants to Australia is dwindling. But with the gradual dissipation of a generation also comes …

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Minister Jacinta Allan claims she was threatened over taxi reforms

Since ride-sharing services entered the transport mark, holders of tax licences have found themselves in a precarious position, questioning their livelihoods in a way they never expected they would have …

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FYROM has “no alternative to NATO and the EU”

As Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM), get ready for the defining moment for their strained relationship, Zoran Zaev expressed his country’s commitment to join NATO and …

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Working Holiday Visa program only a matter of days…

Australia seems to be less than a week away from resolving the Working Holiday Visa (subclass 417) ongoing issue with Greece, according to Greek-Australian Member of Parliament Steve Georganas, who …

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What ended the Mycenaean era?

A new study conducted by the Navarino Environmental Observatory (NEO), a research partnership between Stockholm University, the Academy of Athens and TEMES SA reveals that the end of the Mycenaeans, the civilisation …