Greek Australians: The History of One of Australia’s Most Vibrant Communities

According to the latest census from 2011, more than 422,000 people in Australia said that they have Greek, Greek Cypriot or Greek Vlach ancestry. This...

Sydney, Melbourne and Perth Greeks “Rise to the Challenge” at Charity Conferences

The challenge of building a more prosperous and compassionate Greece was the central theme of The Hellenic Initiative Australia’s successful "Rising to the Challenge...

Deputy Minister for Expats Diamantaris Meets With Archbishop Makarios

Antonis Diamantaris, the Deputy Minister for Greek expatriates, met with Makarios, the newly-appointed Archbishop of Australia, and Nia Karteris, the head of the Greek Festival...

“Let’s Go Greek” Festival in Sydney Provides a Taste of Hellenic Culture

The Greek Orthodox Parish and Community of Parramatta, a western district of Sydney, hosted its annual "Let's Go Greek" Festival on Sunday, September 9,...

Greeks in Ballarat Honor George Treloar, the Savior of Pontian Greek Refugees

Greek Australians recently raised money to create a statue of George Treloar, the Australian man who helped thousands of Pontian Greeks when they were...

Pop Star Peter Andre Reveals Contemplating Suicide Due to Childhood Abuse

Greek-Cypriot singer Peter Andre revealed that he contemplated committing suicide after suffering years of verbal and physical abuse at the hands of bullies. Peter was...

Adelaide’s Hellenic Cultural Festival “Odyssey” Set to Return Next Month

The cosmopolitan coastal capital of Adelaide in South Australia will be celebrating Greek culture with their annual Hellenic cultural festival called "Odyssey," which is...

The Oldest Greek Cafe in Australia Now Up For Sale

The oldest Greek cafe in Australia is now up for sale, in what will be just the second time it has changed hands in...