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My Life in Lockdown: Q&A with Greek dancer Dimosthenis Manessis

Dimosthenis Manasis began dancing at the age of three at his fther’s dance studio, he started teaching at the age of seventeen and is currently involved in promoting Greek dance …

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13 August: Free online seminar on Chandris shipping magnates

The Greek Community of Melbourne is hosting an online lecture entitled Chandris: By sea to Australia as part of their Greek history and culture seminars program. The lecture will take …

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Greek travellers turning their wanderlust into a lifelong adventure, even after having kids

Nestled in Athens, Theo Anagnostopoulos and Maria Vranopoulou ponder what kind of adventure they will take their children on next. The couple’s love for travel dates back to before they …

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121 new COVID-19 cases in Greece brings Dr Tsiodras back to the spotlight

A recent spike in COVID-19 cases in Greece has bought Sydney-born Greek immunologist Sotiris Tsiodras back to the fore. The representative of the Greek Health Ministry addressed the Greek nation …

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Greece stands beside Beirut following two massive blasts

World leaders have rushed to offer support to Lebanon following an enormous explosion in Beirut on Tuesday that killed at least 50 people and wounded more than 2,700. The cause …

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Sotiris Tsiodras back in spotlight after Greece notes more COVID-19 cases

Sotiris Tsiodras, the Sydney-born immunologist of Greece’s Department of Health, was one of the key orchestrators of Greece’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic during the lockdown stage. For months, Greeks …

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Peristera, Greece’s first underwater museum

The first underwater museum in Greece, accessible to divers, was inaugurated on Saturday 1 August 2020, at the site of an ancient shipwreck off the islet of Peristera, in the …

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How COVID-19 swept through the Vasilakis family

When Spiros Vasilakis recently lost his mother Maria Vasilakis, 81, to COVID-19 he did not believe that within just a day of burying her there would be more coronavirus infections …

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Delphi Bank branches stay open for business in Victoria under strict state COVID-19 guidelines

Delphi Bank welcomed the Victorian government announcement that banking and banking-related services have been classed as an essential service and are to remain open across the state which is under …

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Police prosecutor pleads guilty to deception – SA Magistrate Bob Harrap’s traffic fines

Ms Abigail Rebecca Foulkes a Police prosecutor pleads guilty to deception over former Magistrate Bob Harrap’s traffic offences in the Adelaide Magistrates Court on Monday. Ms Foulkes admitted to one …