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Greek Names Lose Ground in Australia

The Greek population in Australia may be booming after many Greeks relocated Down Under due to the recession, but Greek names for newborn babies...

Work and Holiday Visa Allows Young Greeks to Work in Australia for 12 Months

The long-awaited Work and Holiday Visa legislation for Australian and Greek citizens finally saw the bill published in the Greek Official Government Gazette this...

Greek & Gay Network Invites Community to Midsumma Pride March

The Greek and Gay Support Network invites the Greek community to participate in the 2018 Pride March, one of the key events of the...

Greek Economy Minister Announces “Enterprise Greece” Melbourne Office

The Greek government's determination to pursue investments from Australia was confirmed this week, during the parliamentary budget debate. Minister of Economy and Growth, Dimos Papatimitriou,...

Victoria Premier Asks for Return of Parthenon Marbles to Greece

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has weighed into a decades-long diplomatic debate while wrapping his trip to Greece. Flanked by several government MPs including Nick Staikos,...

Greek-Australian MPs Under Pressure Over Dual Citizenship Issue

The decision by Australian prime minister, Malcolm Turnbbull, to ask parliamentarians to provide documents proving they have renounced their potential dual citizenship,  is putting pressure...

Global Greek Diaspora Library to be Created in Melbourne

The Greek Community of Melbourne (GCM) has just announced a historic agreement with the National Library of Greece (NGL), for the creation of a...

Greek-Australian Senator against dual citizenship in Politics

A debate about dual citizenship in Australian politics has caused some controversy and has led to two resignations in the Australian Greens Party. According...