Panagia Soumela Monastery: Pilgrimage to the ancient cradle of Pontic Hellenism

Carved into Mount Melas in Trabzon, the Monastery of Panagia Soumela has stood proudly for over 1,600 years.

Memories that ‘bleed’: A visit to the Armenian Genocide Museum

The wine, the conversation with Maria and Aram, all pieces in the puzzle of my stay in Armenia’s capital had been carefully placed.

Australian Business Summit Council launch fifth issue of ‘Ekonomos’

The Australian Business Summit Council Inc. hosted 250 business leaders, diplomats and politicians at its lavish Annual Gala Dinner.

Dora and George Hatzikiriakos’ fish and chip shop among the best on NSW South Coast

The Eurobodalla on the NSW south coast is home to some of the best fish and chip joints. "Harzikiriakos' Ocean Grill is one of them.


Australia’s first Greek Orthodox church to reopen

The Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox church (Aghia Triada) in Surry Hills, Sydney is set to reopen on Sunday, June 2. Read more here.



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Two Greek beaches among Tripadvisor’s top European beaches for 2024

Greece saw two beaches included in Tripadvisor’s Best Beaches in Europe for 2024, as part of its annual Travellers’ Choice Awards.

The Greek shipping tycoons getting rich off Russian oil

In June 2022, Greece’s leading shipowners gathered for a conference at the Four Seasons resort in Vouliagmeni, a wealthy suburb south of Athens.

New investigators appointed to Cypriot Australian Thanasis Nicolaou’s murder case

The government of the Republic of Cyprus has appointed independent investigators into the murder of Cypriot Australian Thanasis Nicolaou.

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Australian Business Summit Council launch fifth issue of ‘Ekonomos’

The Australian Business Summit Council Inc. hosted 250 business leaders, diplomats and politicians at its lavish Annual Gala Dinner.

‘From Imbros over the Sea’ exhibition to be displayed at Melbourne’s Greek Centre

The northern Aegean Island of Imbros and its population played a significant but little appreciated role in the Gallipoli campaign.

Students celebrate family at Greek Community of Melbourne’s schools

The "Be connected" program is again taking place this year at the Greek Community of Melbourne (GCM) Language and Culture Schools.

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Traditional Greek recipes: Spanakorizo (spinach rice pilaf)

Niki Louca from My Greek Kitchen shares her favourite recipe for spanakorizo (spinach rice pilaf) with The Greek Herald. 

Chris Lucas to open new restaurant in Canberra

Chris Lucas, the restaurateur behind Chin Chin in Sydney and Melbourne, is about to open a new restaurant named Carlotta in Canberra.

Kiria Vicki Sanidas’ traditional magiritsa recipe for Orthodox Easter

Magiritsa is a unique Greek soup made from lamb offal and romaine lettuce, garnished with fresh herbs and finished off with an egg lemon sauce

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George Boulos charged for rioting after Assyrian Christian bishop stabbed in Sydney

George Boulos was charged after his alleged involvement in the wild riot that followed the terror attack on Bishop Mar Mari Emmanuel.

Man expected to be charged after scissors incident near Greek church in Melbourne

A man is expected to be charged after he allegedly waved scissors close to parishioners near the St George Greek Orthodox Church in Thornbury.

Cyprus Community of NSW begin Expression of Interest process for sale of Stanmore property

Cyprus Community of NSW have begun the Expression of Interest process for the sale of properties it owns behind The Cyprus Club at Stanmore.


Stefanos Tsitsipas reaches fourth straight Italian Open quarterfinal

Stefanos Tsitsipas overpowered Australia's Alex de Minaur in straight sets, 6-1, 6-2 on Tuesday at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia.

South Melbourne FC continue winning streak

South Melbourne FC easily overcame the obstacle of St Albans on Sunday, winning 4-1 for the 13th game of the NPL Victoria.

Stunners galore as Western Sydney Wanderers defeat Sydney Olympic

Western Sydney Wanderers got up 3-2 in an all-action encounter with Sydney Olympic on Saturday night at Wanderers Football Park.