‘One Greece 2017’: Diaspora to lend Greece a helping hand

The Hellenic Initiative Australia has announced it will be hosting ‘One Greece 2017’, a series of events that will take place throughout October 2017...

Greek-Australian Chef Melinda McRostie Finalist for Basque Culinary World Prize for Work on Lesvos

Melinda McRostie is a Greek-Australian and a local Greek taverna owner on the Greek island of Lesvos. As many islanders on Lesvos, she helped...

The Easter Spirit: Greek-Australian’s Fundraiser for Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal

Over the past seven years, Greek-Australian Ellen Koutsodimitropoulos along with her family have raised some $31,000 for the Royal Children's Hospital Good Friday Appeal. Every...

Desmos Direct Greece Crisis Relief Programs Get Helping Hand From THI Australia Grant

The Hellenic Initiative (THI) Australia has given a donation to Desmos Direct, Greece's online donation platform in order to give the organization a major...

Gov’t Gives $200,000 Grant to the Greek Orthodox Community of South Australia

Christmas came early this year for the Greek Orthodox Community of South Australia (GOCSA), which just received a $200,000 grant from the SA government. The...

Over 8,000 Meals: Greek-Australian Comedian Creates Comedy Gala to Feed Children in Greece

Greek-Australian Melbourne comedian George Kapiniaris wanted to help the people of Greece and his brainchild, It's All Greek to Me Comedy Gala was his chosen vehicle...

Darwin’s Greek Community Wraps 10,000 Dolmades for Glenti Charity Festival

It's an annual tradition that would make most Greeks head spin. Even the idea of producing 10,000 of dolmades is daunting to most, yet...

Melbourne’s Hellenic Heart Initiative to Support Greece

Greece’s financial and social crisis made many Greek Diaspora communities worried about their homeland, but also about their relatives who still live in the country. Greek-Australians...