Greek History and Cultural Seminar at the Greek Centre Melbourne on the Samian King...

A Seminar on Greek History and Culture is taking place at the Greek Centre in Melbourne on July 7. The open seminar titled Iakovos Vasilikos,...

Alexander the Hellene: Melbourne Seminar Examines Ancient Sources

A lecture about the Alexander the Great will be presented by Dimitris Gonis on Thursday 12 April 2018, at the Ithacan Philanthropic Society, as...

Greeks’ Pivotal Role in Australian Pearling

Greek-Australians have been engaged in pearling since the late 1880s, at first in the pearl shell industry and later in pearl cultivation. Athanasios (Arthur) August was...

First Greeks in Australia Pirates

August 28 was the 184th anniversary of the first arrival of Greeks in Australia, who were convicts of piracy according to the late historian...

Greek Embassy Reacts to Olympics Commentator’s Historical Inaccuracies

The Embassy of Greece in Canberra sent a letter of complaint to the Seven Network regarding the historical inaccuracies its commentators made about Philip...

Lecture Tells Tale of Australians Who Fought in Greece in WWII

The Greek community of Melbourne is presenting a lecture by Professor Peter Monteath on Australians who fought in Greece during World War II, as...

Victorian Premier Lauds Greek-Australians

The Premier of Victoria, Ted Baillieu, said that the Greek community of Melbourne plays an important role in the state and has been an...

Greek History and Culture Seminars Organised in Melbourne

The Greek Orthodox Community of Melbourne and Victoria and the Greek Program of La Trobe University are offering a program of Greek History and...