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Greek Orthodox Archdiocese to Build New Monastery in Flowerdale, Victoria

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia announced on Tuesday that it will build a new monastery for men on the newly-renamed ''Mount Mela'' in...

Greek Australians in Sydney Prepare to Celebrate Bicentennial of Greek War of Independence

The Greek Orthodox Community of New South Wales recently established a committee tasked with planning the celebrations for the 200th anniversary of the beginning...

Altar Miraculously Spared from Flames in Adelaide Orthodox Church Fire

Friday's fire at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Nativity of Christ in Port Adelaide caused widespread damage to the interior of the sanctuary...

Alexander Cambitoglou, First Greek University Professor in Australia, Dies at 97

Professor Alexander Cambitoglou, who became the first person of Greek background to be named a university professor in Australia in 1963, passed away at...

Greek-Speaking Former Child Soldier Caring for Elderly Hellenes in Australia

On November 14, Tut Khoryom Nyuon received Australia's 2019 HESTA Aged Care Award for his commitment to caring for the elderly in the Tempelstowe...

Canberra’s National Museum to Host Ancient Greece Exhibition

The National Museum announced recently it will be bringing a major exhibition of artifacts from ancient Greece to the Australian capital next year, capping...

First Annual “Greek Panorama Roadshow” Travel Expo to Be Held in Sydney and Melbourne

The first annual "Greek Panorama Roadshow" will open to the public in the cities of Sydney and Melbourne on February 25, 2020 and will...

Graduate Donates $175,000 to Support Greek Language at Sydney University

Peter Pontikis, an alumnus of the University of Sydney, has generously pledged to donate a total of $175,000 for the teaching of Modern Greek...

Greek-Australian Among New South Wales Fire Victims

Greek-born George Nole, 85, lost his life in the devastating fires twhich are still raging in New South Wales and Queensland. As firefighters continue to...

The Hellenic Initiative Australia Promotes Active Citizenship to Greek School Children

The Hellenic Initiative Australia has increased its support for "I Care & Act," a visionary education program which cultivates the values of volunteerism, charity,...