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Remembering Kassiani Raftopoulos, a life lived to the fullest

Kassiani was born on the island of Ithaca, in the northern village of Platrithia, on 15 May 1930. She was the youngest of five children of the Stamelatou family, including …

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Police investigate Hells Angels over disappearance of Adelaide man Kerry Giakoumis

Missing South Australian Kerry Giakoumis, 29, travelled to Melbourne on 5 June with two bikies in order to work as a concreter. His disappearance is being treated as suspicious and …

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Greek-Australian scientist is confident that an Anti-Covid drug will be ready by the end of the year

In the absence of a vaccine, one of the key immediate research areas in Australia and worldwide is identifying drugs already in use, with potential antiviral effects to protect us …

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Greeks and South Sudanese bolster partnership on language schools

Representatives of the Greek Community of Melbourne, Victoria, (GCM) the Federation of South Sudanese Associations in Victoria (FSSAV), Community Languages Victoria (CLV) and Kape Communications met on Wednesday over Zoom …

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Kassiani Raftopoulos dies, aged 90, remembered for her community activities in Melbourne

Kassiani Raftopoulos, well-known in the Greek community of Melbourne, passed away at the age of 90. Born in Ithaca, Mrs Raftopoulos migrated to Australia in 1953 and was the wife …

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What’s On? Things to do from 25-27 June

ATHENS PHOTO FESTIVAL ENTRIES Entries still open for photographers to submit their work for the Athens Photo Festival 2020. The festival features work of emerging and established artists the world …

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The Hellenic Initiative grants an additional $35,000 to aid Greek homeless support services

The Hellenic Initiative Australia (THI) has pledged $35,000 over 12 months to the Emfasis Foundation based in Athens. This is the third year that THI Australia is supporting the Mobile …

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Greek League Play-offs: Battle for Champions League qualifying position

The Greek Super League play-offs continue this weekend with yet another pair of exciting encounters. On Saturday, Aris, who have shown a lot of promise throughout the whole procedure yet …

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William Doumanis, Bentleigh Greens next rising star

The name William Doumanis was first heard during the previous National Premier League (NPL) season in Victoria, with the young player participating in three games for the ‘Cypriots’. The most …

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Greek Cup Results: Olympiacos and AEK to meet in the Final

After more than three months, the two teams that will advance to the final of this year’s Greek Cup finally became known, with the two semi-finals taking place on Wednesday. …