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Greek-Australians Still Honor 11-Year-Old Hero a Century Later

The patriotic spirit of 11-year-old Greek-Australian Hector Vasyli is still alive and being honored by many people even 100 years after his death. The newspaper boy was...

Thousands Flock to Brisbane Greek Festival

Thousands of Greeks and Australians turned up to take part in the fun of the famous Paniyiri Greek Festival in Brisbane that took place...

Brisbane Bridge Turns Greek For City’s Festival

A striking montage of Greek-themed images was projected on a central Brisbane bridge as part of the Paniyiri Greek Festival this weekend. According to a...

More Than 50,000 People ‘Got Their Greek On’ at the 41st Paniyiri Greek Festival

The popular Paniyiri Greek Festival once again took place for the 41st time in Brisbane last weekend and with over 50,000 people attending the...

The Paniyiri Greek Festival Set to Take Place in Brisbane May 20-21

The popular Paniyiri Greek Festival is once again taking place in Brisbane! Locals are gearing up for the event which will have traditional Greek...

Greek Lesbian Passenger Accuses Airline Company of Homophobia

Greek passenger Kristina Antoniades was traveling with the Australian airline Qantas when she was asked to move seats, so that a married couple could...

Australian PM Tony Abbott Attends Greek ‘Paniyiri’ in South Brisbane

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott visited the Greek ‘Paniyiri’ fare in South Brisbane on May 23 and 24, enjoying Greek delicacies and beverages along with...

Greek Singer Nana Mouskouri to Perform in Australia

Nana Mouskouri, one of the most well-known Greek singers with fans across the globe, will be returning to Australia for several concerts in April 2015. The 80-year-old singer...