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Smoking Ban in Oakleigh’s Eaton Mall Meets Opposition from Greek Community Leaders

Although the communities of Melbourne and Victoria have supported a ban on smoking in public places, the Greek community is set to oppose the...

Help the White Tower Melbourne Project Reach its Goal by Crocheting Flowers

The White Tower Melbourne Project was launched by Maria Vamvakinou just a few weeks ago, and the community has already pulled together to show...

First Annual Commemoration of the Role of Lemnos in the Gallipoli Campaign

On August 13th the Hellenic community of Melbourne celebrated the role of soldiers and nurses who served on Lemnos in the Gallipoli campaign. There were...

Xenophon Party Set to Block Same-sex Marriage Plebiscite

Nick Xenophon and his party, the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT), is set to block same-sex marriage, according to statements NXT made on Monday. “We do...

Goody’s Fast-food Comes to Australia

Australia is getting its first Goody's fast-food restaurant which opens Monday in Melbourne. The new Goody's will be open from 9am to 11pm Monday through...

To Booko: Greek-Australian Dictionary of Hybrid Migrant Lingo

If you know the difference between chopia (lamb chops) and bootey (car boot), then chances are you are a hybrid Greek. As a member...

University of Melbourne Offering Unique Sessions on Greek Mythology, Religion and Art in Ancient...

An amazing way to learn about ancient Greece and all of its wonders is to participate in the 4-part event series of masterclasses on...

How a Phone Call from his Teammate Saved Dimitri’s Life

As the Australian Football League (AFL) prepares to hold its inaugural gay pride game this Saturday between the Sydney Swans and St Kilda Saints, a...