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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...

Greek Independence Epic Coming to Brisbane (video)

A dramatic depiction of the Greek War of Independence will be screened in Brisbane ahead of this year's Greek Independence Day celebrations. The Elizabeth Picture Theatre...

Pro-FYROM Activists Lobby Australian Parliament

An online petition could be headed to Australia's parliament demanding Canberra recognize the Skopje government as the 'Republic of Macedonia'. Under Australian law, an e-petition...

FYROM Rally Organizers Could Face Legal Action

Organizers of recent pro-FYROM rallies in Australia could find themselves in court as a Greek-Australian organization mulls legal action over flag burning and other...