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Signs make it easier to find Lemnos Gallipoli Memorial

Visitors to the Lemnos Gallipoli Memorial in Albert Park in Melbourne will now find it a bit easier to locate it. The City of Port Phillip has erected directional signage …

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Sydney sets up special committee to focus on 200th celebrations of Greek independence

Interested individuals, organisations and brotherhoods are invited to be part of a new wider committee that will focus on planning and preparations for the celebrations in Sydney to mark the …

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Condemnation of Turkish-Libyan maritime accord, including by Libyan House of Representatives Parliament Speaker

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said Greece’s expulsion of the Libyan envoy was an “international scandal” and that the country would pay the price for its actions internationally. In a TV …

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Our local World Champion in archery with Greek heritage. Meet Liz Hole

Athenian born Liz Hole is not your average athlete. Nor is she your average person. Having been born in Athens, her mother was part of the resistance against the Nazis, …

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Four Greek scientists are part of NASA’s ‘Touch the Sun’ mission

Four Greek scientists are taking part in NASA’s Parker Solar Probe spacecraft mission, launched in August 2018, to study the sun more closely than ever before. The first data of …

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Greece’s population is in decline

Greece’s population has been dropping since 2011, which was the first year when a negative birthrate was recorded since 1944. Obstetrician/gynaecologist Stefanos Chandakas, the founder and CEO of HOPEgenesis, a …

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Over $1million damage from the fire in the Greek Orthodox Church of the Nativity of Christ

The repair cost from the fire that ravaged the Greek Orthodox Church of the Nativity of Christ in the area of Port Adelaide last Friday is expected to exceed the …

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Greece swims its way up the ranks at European short-course championships

Greece was one of the major movers up the rankings at the 25th European Short Course Championships in Glasgow which finished yesterday. When the dust had settled on the competition …

Life

St Anna’s feast day… Happy Name Day to Anna, Annie and Hannah!

The feast day of St Anna is commemorated on 9 December. According to the tradition of the Church, Saint Anna was barren and she and her husband, Joacheim, remained childless …

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FokiaNou, a hub of Greek and foreign art fusion in Athens

FokiaNou is a breeding ground where new artistic concepts and ideas brew, by bringing together foreign artists (and expats) with Greek artists. This artist-run space, in the heart of Athens, …