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Greek Expat Eyes Success with New Jewelry Business

Most people run a mile at any mention of the evil eye, but one enterprising Greek emigre in Australia has taken the folklore tale...

‘Road to Sparta’ Sports Documentary Coming to Melbourne

A gripping sports documentary which follows four runners competing in a punishing 246-kilometre (152 mile) Greek road race will be screened next month in Melbourne. The...

Meet the Greek Australian Who Designed the ‘Aussie Mosque’

A Sydney suburb is soon to see the opening of a new contemporary mosque, designed by a Greek-Australian architect. Angelo Candalepas is an award-winning architect,...

All Roads Lead to Brisbane’s Biggest Greek Festival

It's that time of year again in Queensland, where thousands of Greeks, Greek-Australians or just friends of Greece gather for the famous Paniyiri Greek...

Forbes Praises Pioneering Greek-Australian Conservationist

A young Greek-Australian is making her presence felt with her inclusion on an international list of social entrepreneurs making a positive difference. Forbes' recent '30...

‘Heavenly Intervention’ Saves Relics from Orthodox Church Fire

The priest at a Greek Orthodox church in Adelaide gutted in a devastating fire has said the recovery of undamaged holy relics from the...

Greek Church Devastated by Pre-Easter Blaze

The Greek community in South Australia is rallying round after a fire swept through an Orthodox church just days before Easter. St Panteleimon Greek Orthodox...

Melbourne Lecture Examines Colonial Rule in Greek Islands

The history of Greece's Ionian islands under British rule came under the spotlight in a lecture given in Melbourne on Thursday. Dr. Katerina Bregianni, research...