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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...

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...

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,...

Greek-Australian Siblings See Family’s Sacrifices as Inspiration for Amazing Race Competition

Two young Greek-Australians participating in the popular Amazing Race Australia reality show said they were hoping to win so that they could share the...

Australian PM Praises Hellenic Fighting Spirit in Oxi Day Message

The Hon Scott Morrison, the Prime Minister of Australia, has delivered a message to the Greek Australian community for the October 28 "Oxi Day"...

Queen Elizabeth Responds to Philhellene’s Plea for Return of Parthenon Marbles

An Australian campaigner wrote to Queen Elizabeth several months ago asking for her intervention in returning the Parthenon Marbles from the UK to Greece...