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Greek-Australian Paspaley Family Celebrates One Century as the “Kings of Pearls”

This year, Australia's luxury pearl brand Paspaley celebrates a century since its founder, Theodosis Paspaley, landed on Australian shores and began building the country's...

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...

THI Australia Supports Mentoring at Remote Schools Across Greece

The Hellenic Initiative Australia is supporting an innovative education and youth empowerment program that connects students from remote and disadvantaged schools across Greece with...

Meet the Greek-Australian Who Transforms Hospitalized Kids into Superheroes

Jason Sotiris, an Australian father of Greek descent, recently had a brainstorm in his quest to improve hospital life for children who are fighting...

First-Ever Greek Festival to Be Held in Perth, Australia in October

The influence of Greek culture on Western Australia will be celebrated between 19 and 28 October with the first annual Perth Greek Festival. The Perth...

Greece Honors Sole Surviving Australian Veteran From Battle of Crete

The Greek Consulate in Melbourne honored the sole surviving ANZAC veteran from the Battle of Crete in a ceremony held on Thursday. 96-year-old Norman Maddock,...

Greek-Australian Paula Masselos Elected Mayor of City of Waverley

Greek-Australian Paula Masselos, a Labor Councillor, was last week elected as mayor of the city of Waverly, a suburb of Sydney. Similar to the voting...

Greek Business Organization Makes its Mark in Australia’s Northern Territory

The organization "Hellenic Australia Chamber of Commerce & Industry Inc. Northern Territory" (HACCI NT) was launched last week at Parliament House in Darwin. Chief Minister...