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Events,

Melbourne gets the buzz for the biggest Greek community in Australia but Sydney has a vibrant scene too and one of its best events since 2015 has been the Greek Island Festival on Clark Island in the famed harbor.

Politics,

LONDON - Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis had a meeting with Greeks of the diaspora while in London on Wednesday, during which he highlighted the options that Greeks living abroad now have to vote in Greek elections from their place of residence, as well as his government's emphasis on reforms.

LONDON - Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis had a meeting with Greeks of the diaspora while in London on Wednesday, during which he highlighted the options that Greeks living abroad now have to vote in Greek elections from their place of residence, as well as his government's emphasis on reforms.
Culture,

MONTREAL – For the first time ever, The Hellenic Initiative (THI) Canada in collaboration with 10 renowned contemporary Greek artists will be presenting and auctioning a selection of their most notable artwork for charity in the “Εύ Topia” art exhibit.

MONTREAL – For the first time ever, The Hellenic Initiative (THI) Canada in collaboration with 10 renowned contemporary Greek artists will be presenting and auctioning a selection of their most notable artwork for charity in the “Εύ Topia” art exhibit.
Culture,

The British Museum, which houses the stolen Parthenon Marbles, says they'll never be returned to Greece, but a lot of voices are being heard to overturn that, including now from Australia.

The British Museum, which houses the stolen Parthenon Marbles, says they'll never be returned to Greece, but a lot of voices are being heard to overturn that, including now from Australia.

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Culture,

Greek Community in Toronto Honored with Historic Plaque Unveiling (Photos)

TORONTO – The Hellenic Heritage Foundation (HHF) in collaboration with Heritage Toronto honored the site of the first Greek community center in Ontario, the birthplace of one of Toronto’s strongest ethnic communities, with the unveiling of a plaque at 170 Jarvis Street.

TORONTO – The Hellenic Heritage Foundation (HHF) in collaboration with Heritage Toronto honored the site of the first Greek community center in Ontario, the birthplace of one of Toronto’s strongest ethnic communities, with the unveiling of a plaque at 170 Jarvis Street.
Food, FOOD & TRAVEL,

From Athens to Sarasota, Florida via Dubai – Greek Food Truck

It was a long roundabout for Diana Wynnberry to get to opening a Greek food truck in Sarasota, Florida but she had the right training to do it as an American who grew up in Athens and lived there for 45 years.

It was a long roundabout for Diana Wynnberry to get to opening a Greek food truck in Sarasota, Florida but she had the right training to do it as an American who grew up in Athens and lived there for 45 years.
Food, Wine & Spirits, FOOD & TRAVEL,

York – England – Wine Stories Good Greek Food Stories Too

Wine Stories, a Greek restaurant in the heart of York, England, is being touted as a real gem nearly a year after opening during the eye of the storm of the raging COVID-19 pandemic, building a reputation for excellence.

Wine Stories, a Greek restaurant in the heart of York, England, is being touted as a real gem nearly a year after opening during the eye of the storm of the raging COVID-19 pandemic, building a reputation for excellence.
Church,

The Patriarchal Church of St. George

The Patriarchal church is located at Phanar (Fener), meaning `lantern' or `lighthouse' in Greek, which refers to the old lighthouse quarter along the Golden Horn in the Fatih District of Constantinople from the Byzantine times and the Ottoman period, when it was also the main quarter for the Greeks who were allowed to remain in the city.

The Patriarchal church is located at Phanar (Fener), meaning `lantern' or `lighthouse' in Greek, which refers to the old lighthouse quarter along the Golden Horn in the Fatih District of Constantinople from the Byzantine times and the Ottoman period, when it was also the main quarter for the Greeks who were allowed to remain in the city.
Culture,

Greek-Australians Nick Athanassiou and Tom Skolarikis on Ouzo Talk

SYDNEY – Greek-Australians Nick Athanassiou and Tom Skolarikis, a former journalist, are the Sydney-based co-hosts of the podcast Ouzo Talk, bringing ouzo-fuelled conversations directly to listeners worldwide.

SYDNEY – Greek-Australians Nick Athanassiou and Tom Skolarikis, a former journalist, are the Sydney-based co-hosts of the podcast Ouzo Talk, bringing ouzo-fuelled conversations directly to listeners worldwide.
Nextgen, Food, FOOD & TRAVEL,

5 Celebrity Chefs Are Feeding the Hungry with Aprons

TORONTO – Chefs love to feed people and take pleasure in knowing that those who are eating their creations are enjoying the food.

TORONTO – Chefs love to feed people and take pleasure in knowing that those who are eating their creations are enjoying the food.

Hellenic Heritage Foundation Donation Highlights Greek Diaspora in Canada

TORONTO – York University will expand the Greek Canadian History Project thanks to a generous $1.

TORONTO – York University will expand the Greek Canadian History Project thanks to a generous $1.

New Board Elected to Lead World Hellenic Inter-Parliamentary Association

ATHENS – Leonidas Raptakis, President and Rhode Island State Senator, United States of America, Effie Triantafilopoulos, 1st Vice President and MPP, Ontario, Canada, and Steve Georganas, 2nd Vice -President and Federal MP Australia were elected as leaders of the World Hellenic Inter-Parliamentary Association (WHIA) / ΠΑΓΚΟΣΜΙΑ ΔΙΑΚΟΙΝΟΒΟΥΛΕΥΤΙΚΗ ΕΝΩΣΗ ΕΛΛΗΝΙΣΜΟΥ (ΠΑΔΕΕ), an organization composed of elected Parliamentarians and Legislators abroad with Hellenic roots, who are working together on issues of concern between Greece and their host nations.

ATHENS – Leonidas Raptakis, President and Rhode Island State Senator, United States of America, Effie Triantafilopoulos, 1st Vice President and MPP, Ontario, Canada, and Steve Georganas, 2nd Vice -President and Federal MP Australia were elected as leaders of the World Hellenic Inter-Parliamentary Association (WHIA) / ΠΑΓΚΟΣΜΙΑ ΔΙΑΚΟΙΝΟΒΟΥΛΕΥΤΙΚΗ ΕΝΩΣΗ ΕΛΛΗΝΙΣΜΟΥ (ΠΑΔΕΕ), an organization composed of elected Parliamentarians and Legislators abroad with Hellenic roots, who are working together on issues of concern between Greece and their host nations.

Three Regions, One Genocide Presented by Stavros Stavridis via Zoom

MELBOURNE, Australia – Historian Stavros Stavridis presented The Regions, One Genocide via Zoom on September 29.

MELBOURNE, Australia – Historian Stavros Stavridis presented The Regions, One Genocide via Zoom on September 29.

AHEPA Values Strengthen Hellenism, Diaspora Bonds in Germany

ATHENS – The 99th Anniversary AHEPA Supreme Convention brought together Ahepans from all over the world for fellowship, to celebrate the Greek Bicentennial in a truly special way, and to  learn from one another.

ATHENS – The 99th Anniversary AHEPA Supreme Convention brought together Ahepans from all over the world for fellowship, to celebrate the Greek Bicentennial in a truly special way, and to  learn from one another.

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