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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...

Australian Hellenic Council Slams Pro-FYROM ‘Radicals’

The Australian Hellenic Council (AHC) has lashed out at recent scenes of flag burning by "radical ultra-nationalists" at protests over the name dispute with the...

‘Disgraceful’ Flag Burning Angers Greek-Australian Community

Less than a week after anti-Greek banners were hung from highway overpasses in Melbourne, piles of Greek flags were burned during a protest.

FYROM-Australians Rally Against Greece over “Macedonia”

Australians of Former Yugoslav Repubic of Macedonia origin rallied in major cities protesting against Greece and its refusal to accept "Macedonia" as the name...

Australia’s New Deputy PM is of Greek Descent

Australia's new deputy prime minister, Michael McCormack, is of Greek descent. The leader of the National Party is now deputy premier in the National-Liberal coalition,...

Anti-Greek Banners Displayed in Melbourne

A string of offensive, anti-Greek signs have been displayed in Melbourne, angering the local Greek-Australian community. Crudely rendered banners reading "Greeks are Turks" were draped...