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The Launch of the Antipodean Palette 2013

The Launch of the Antipodean Palette 2013 was a grand success last night. Immersed in folkloristic tunes and Hellenic themes, visitors to the art exhibition were transported to other times and realms by the twelve Greek-Australian artists whose awe-inspiring works...

Songs Sung Against the Silence

As part of the Antipodean Palette 2013, art exhibition, the Greek-Australian Cultural League will be organizing on an afternoon of bi-lingual poetic compositions in its plight to promote the written word. This program will feature select works from nine contemporary...

The Triumph of Tragedy

The Triumph of Tragedy is the story of Vakkina and her struggle to achieve her dreams to be a painter and to own her own business. Following her from Greece to Melbourne in 1956,   The Triumph of Tragedy  is the story of one woman’s struggle to overcome whatever fate...

Antipodean Palette 2013

The Greek Australian Cultural League of Melbourne (GACLM) is hosting its 3rd annual art exhibition, Antipodean Palette 2013. The exhibition aims to support visual arts in the community and to foster a spirit of cooperation amongst artists from various disciplines....

«Αναμνήσεις Νοσταλγίες Επιθυμίες» της Χωματοπούλου

Την περασμένη Κυριακή 17 Μαρτίου 2013, έγινε η παρουσίαση του νέου βιβλίου της Αργυρούλας Ζήφου Χωματοπούλου με τίτλο: «Αναμνήσεις Νοσταλγίες Επιθυμίες», στο κτήριο της Ποντιακής Κοινότητας στο Μπράνσγουϊκ. Τη λογοτεχνική αυτή εκδήλωση οργάνωσε με πολλή επιτυχία ο...

An anthology of Greek-Australian songs and music

The Greek-Australian Cultural League is presenting a musical afternoon celebrating In a Strange Land, the anthology of Greek-Australian songs and music produced by Pavlos Andronikos and Stephen Adam. This will be an excellent opportunity to meet artists who...

Launch of ‘Antipodes’ and Literary Competition 2012 Results

On Sunday 7th October, the Greek –Australian Cultural League (GACL) presented the periodical “Antipodes” vol. 58 and announced the annual Literary Competition results for 2012, in the presence of Mrs Eleni Lianidou, the Consul General for Greece, Mrs Maria Vamvakinou,...

Antipodean Palette Exhibition 2012

For the second year in a row, the Greek Australian Cultural League has organised a very successful art exhibition. The exhibition, which attracted hundreds of visitors, was launched by Mrs Eleni Lianidou, Consul General of Greece. Mrs Lianidou praised the work of...

Someone Else’s War

Someone Else’s War is a novel by Phil Kafcaloudes that spans the life of the author’s maternal grandmother, a reluctant spy and British agent in World War Two. The Novel although fictional, is based around events that actually happened. Olga Stambolis arrives in...

GACL supports Modern Greek students at Monash University

The Greek-Australian Cultural League of Melbourne (GACLM) actively supports the efforts to strengthen the Department of Modern Greek at Monash University by offering financial support in the form of three scholarships to students who excel in this subject. The...

George Athanasiou’s “Tales of Light and Darkness”

The Greek Australian Cultural League launched George Athanasiou’s second poetry collection, “Tales of Light and Darkness" in front of a capacity crowd on Sunday 21st September, 2008, at the Pan- Arcadian Association of Melbourne and Victoria, in North Melbourne. Dean...