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Greek-Australian Health Minister Jenny Mikakos Resigns

Greek-Australian Jenny Mikakos resigned as Victoria’s Health Minister on Saturday, amid growing pressure over her role in the state's coronavirus hotel quarantine program. Her decision...

Thousands of Australians Stranded Abroad, Including Many Greek Australians

In the wake of the Covid crisis, Australia's government limited international arrivals into the country to 4,000 travelers a week. This has left Australians abroad,...

Greeks in Sydney Celebrate 50th Anniversary of St. Nectarios Church

Saint Nectarios Church, a center of the Greek diaspora who live in the area, has been serving the Orthodox community of Burwood, Sydney since...

Greeks of Melbourne Organize Greece 2021 Bicentennial Celebrations

Home to the largest Greek population outside of Greece, the city of Melbourne, Australia is a center of the Greek diaspora. In honor of...

Victoria: One in Five Victims of Coronavirus is Greek

Out of the 549 coronavirus deaths in Australia, 462 are from Victoria. One in five of those victims is of Greek heritage. As the Australian...

Australia’s Greek Orthodox, Catholic and Anglican Archbishops Oppose Potential Coronavirus Vaccine

Australia's Greek Orthodox Archbishop Makarios, Roman Catholic Archbishop Anthony Fisher and Anglican Archbishop Glenn Davies object to the potential Covid-19 vaccine claiming ethical concerns. The...

Greek PM Mitsotakis Speaks With Australian PM Morrison on Coronavirus, East Med Tensions

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis spoke via telephone on Tuesday with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison. According to a press release, the two leaders...

Critics Claim Failures Caused “Deadly Delay” in St. Basil’s Covid-19 Outbreak

Australia's aged care regulating authority was accused of a "catastrophic communications failure" after delaying for four days to report a Covid-19 case at Melbourne's...