How Greeks Came to Immigrate to Australia

The first known Greeks to arrive in Australia in 1829 were a group of seven sailors who were transported to New South Wales to...

New Zealand Represented at 75th Anniversary Battle of Crete

New Zealand Governor-General, Sir Jerry Mateparae will be in attendance at the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Crete representing New Zealand in commemorating...

Melbourne Celebrates 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Crete

The Cretan Organization of Melbourne and Melbourne's Cretan Association, along with the help of the Cretan Federation of Australia and New Zealand and the...

Flinders University Announces Aristotelian Celebration

The Annual Aristotelian Celebration will take place on October 28 at Flinders University Tonsley Campus. To celebrate the inspiring achievements of Flinders University's LOGOS Australian...

Greek Culture Center Seminar: ‘Greeks in the Service of the Ottoman Empire’

A lecture about Greeks in the service of the Ottoman Empire during the 17th and 18th century will be presented at the Greek Center...

Unveiling of New Lemnos Gallipoli Memorial Announced

The Lemnos Gallipoli Commemorative Committee announced today the details for its forthcoming unveiling of Australia's newest Gallipoli memorial - The Lemnos Gallipoli Memorial. The event will...

Greeks’ Pivotal Role in Australian Pearling

Greek-Australians have been engaged in pearling since the late 1880s, at first in the pearl shell industry and later in pearl cultivation. Athanasios (Arthur) August was...

The Ethnic Cleansing of Greeks from Gallipoli in 1915

By John Williams* The facts are that in a period which began after the last of the Balkan Wars and extended throughout the First World...