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Looking for photos of people born before 1917 in the Potamos district

submitted by Kytherian Genealogy Club on 14.10.2016

We are working on creating a family tree for the whole island of Kythera from the mid 1600s, starting with the district of Potamos and we need the help of our fellow Kytherians from all over the world to do this. We are looking into the history of ev...

Long term rental on Kythira....

submitted by Ciske Nieuwenhuijs on 26.08.2016

Hello everyone,   Would anyone have information about renting a home on Kythira for a year or even longer? I just want to know what the possibilities any information is very welcome!   Ciske Nieuwenhuijs the Net...

James Fardoulys / Dean Manning - painting Exhibition THE AIR IS FREE - Opens July 3 at 2 pm. Delmar Gallery, 144 Victoria Street Ashfield, Sydney NSW

submitted by Dean Manning on 14.06.2016

To be opened by Daniel Mudie Cunningham, Assistant Director & Senior Curator, Artbank. Artist talk by Dean Manning, Saturday 16 July, 2 pm. Exhibition continues to July 31 (Wednesday to Sunday 12-5pm). Curator Catherine Benz.  ...


submitted by Samfo Calligeros on 26.05.2016

Would  anybody have an historical recording of "The Voice of Greece" that was transmitted from the radio station 2DU at Dubbo during 1950-1960s? This was the first Greek ethnic radio session to be broadcasted in Australia. The...

Fardouli Family Tree

submitted by Brian Farrell on 26.03.2016

Hi, my name is Brian Farrell ( Cape Town, South Africa) and I am tring to get any information on my grandfather's side of the family.   He was one of three siblings, Anthippe( b 1884, Potamos, Kythera ), Menelaus ( b 9/12/1888, Egypt),...

Song lyrics

submitted by Angela Panaretos on 22.03.2016

Hi all, would anybody be able to send me lyrics to the Kytherian song 'Ta Zagarakia' please? (I'm not sure how accurate is my attempt at transcribing.)   Thanks Angela Panaretos

Theodorakis(Cordato) Family Tree

submitted by Maria Mihailidis on 15.02.2016

I am trying to find more information regarding my 2 Kytherian Great Grandmothers. My Mother was Stavroula Theodorakakis(known as Violet Cordato in Australia).She was born in 1928 in Potamos and passed away in 2011 in Sydney.Her parents were Marigo M...

Nicolas Stathis

submitted by Darlene Thornton on 02.02.2016

Hello I am his granddaughter and I have been looking for details of his life and family on Kythera. He left and migrated to Sydney Australia in 1923. In his application for Naturalisation, he stated that his father was named John Stathis and that all...

Katsoulis Family Tree

submitted by Dee Papworth on 28.01.2016

I am hoping to locate further details of my great grandma and grandfather Corg and Ourania Katsoulis who were from Kythera. Can anyone help? My grandfather was Evangelos Katsoulis and I believe he had a brother called George. Any information you c...


submitted by ANTONIS TRIFYLLIS on 01.01.2016

Lost contact

submitted by Nanette Franks on 18.12.2015

I've also lost contact with a distant American relative called George or Yorgo Orphanidys. Does anyone know him? He is a doctor

Flames on the water, tears in the sea

submitted by Nanette Franks on 18.12.2015

I've been reading the book above by Con Aroney. I know my great grandparents died on the quay at Smyrna. Is there any way to find out what happened to them?

St Spyridon Church

submitted by Rebecca Messina on 13.11.2015

Is there a photograph/image of St Spyridon Church on Kythera island. If so, which town or village is it near and will you post image if one is available. Thank you

Panayiotis Aronis (Peter Aroney from Sefton; NSW)

submitted by Raymond Kinch on 10.11.2015

Hi I am planning to visit Kythera next year and would be grateful for any info on my Grandfather who was born in Kythera (? Cerigo) on 24 October 1896. He was naturalised an Australian citizen in July 1927 - he changed his name to Aroney. He died in...

Kristina Willamson's One Year on Kythera,

submitted by Kytherian Cultural Exchange on 04.11.2015

at The Half King Photo Series, November 17, 2015 The Half King is located at 505 West 23rd Street, NYC 10011 Opening night talk & book signing Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 7:30 PM Please join us November 17, when American photographer Krist...

heather Smith

submitted by Heather Smith on 16.09.2015

Hi does anyone know anything about the Athena Club that was above the cafe in crown street Wollongong, just found an old photo with it mentioned on the sign above the cafe.

Panayiotis Eleuterius

submitted by Ferrell Morris on 11.08.2015

I am looking for any information about my great grand father. I believe he was born in Kythera around 1815 he had a sister named Sterula. I am not sure about the spelling for Eleuterius. The name could have been changed from Letherius. Any help you c...

****An Intellectual Journey Through Paris****

submitted by James Victor Prineas on 26.05.2015

*****BOOK LAUNCH***** John Poulos invites you to a launch of his book on 2pm Sunday on 21 June 2015 at Surfish Café Bondi Beach Pavilion Elizabeth Drive on Bondi Beach. If you are unable to attend but would like a copy you may contact Berkelouw,...

******Paniyiri Greek Festival 2015******

submitted by Kytherian Cultural Exchange on 16.05.2015

BRISBANE QUEENSLAND Rock Royalty, A Surfing Great, Kitchen Whizes, Magicians and TV Stars – all set to Go Greek at Paniyiri 2015 Layne Beachley and Kirk Pengilly join the lineup at Paniyiri Seven time World Champion surfer Layne Beachley, along...

Tsitsilias Family members

submitted by Shay Burgess on 09.05.2015

Hi Everyone, Thanks to some fantastic information from a fellow member of this site ( Muriel, you are the best!! ) , I have been able to pice together some pieces of my family history. My Grandfather (Constantine Tsitsilias) originally came...