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submitted by Gaye Hegeman on 27.09.2013
We have long wondered about the the 'A. Phacheas' on my grandfather's marriage certificate who was the male witness at his wedding on the 3 March 1914, in Brisbane, Queensland. Could this be the same person, Alexander Phacheas in the family group ph...
submitted by Joan Capone Nee Niotakis on 13.09.2013
I have some old photos of the ABC café in Gilgandra. I believe my father Angelo Niotakis worked there. I wonder if you would like copies of the photos and if you have any idea of the year they may have been taken would be greatfully appreciate...
submitted by Gaye Hegeman on 25.08.2013
Thanks Isaac for the wonderful picture of your grandfather when he was a boy. Your grandfather and my grandfather, Theo Andronicos from Potamos, were second cousins related through Theo's mother Panagiatitsa Panaretto. I met your grandfather in Hob...
submitted by Alexander Riedmüller on 12.08.2013
As part of my field research stay on Kythera from October 2nd till October 17th 2013
I’m looking for some english or german-speaking interview partners.
The PhD research is centered on the the impact of virtual „ethnoscapes“ like www.kythera-fa...
submitted by Vicki Russell on 29.07.2013
Am looking for information on relations who came form Cerigo. Names are Antonio, Peter and Andrew Mazarakis three brothers who arrived in Australia at the beginning of the 1900's or just before. Their father's name is believed to be Neelos. Also look...
submitted by Marea Brook on 23.06.2013
I love reading the newsletter and visiting the site. I ahve put this up a couple of years ago but will ask again about my Grandfather: George Samios. Came to Australia (Sydney) arounf early 1900s with his Uncle. His sister Irene came later and eventu...
submitted by James Victor Prineas on 23.06.2013
Notice of Annual General Meetings for The Kytherian Association of Australia & The Kytherian Brotherhood of Australia
View / download an offical notice of meeting here:
2013 Notice of Annual General Meetings.pdf
When: Wednesday 26th July
submitted by Roslyn Richardson Nee Davies on 01.06.2013
John was my grandfather his first son (my father) was adopted by his mothers sister and her husband Walter and Mary Davies nee Jehn My Dad was born as Jack Jehn 9/11/1917 and as they were not allowed to get married they eventually adopted him out on...
submitted by Mediterranean Archaeology on 24.05.2013
It would be our pleasure if you could join us on Thursday, 6 June 2013, at 7 p.m. at the Philharmonic Centre in Potamos. We will have the opportunity to hear renowned archaeologist, Professor George Huxley who has very kindly agreed t...
submitted by Mediterranean Archaeology on 19.03.2013
Presentation at University of Sydney:Wed, March 20th 2013
6.45pm for a 7.15pm start
Where: Centre of Classical and Near Eastern Studies Board Room, in the Madsen Building Level 4,
Room 480 (one storey up and directly behind the building’s ma...
submitted by Saint Haralambos Church, Tuggerah on 10.03.2013
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submitted by Angela Panaretos on 05.03.2013
Recently imported to Melbourne , from our Potamos neo-classical family home, this couch has distinctive carving on back and legs. It has passed all Quarantine requirements .
Please email angelpanaretos...
submitted by Peter Caravousanos on 26.02.2013
My name is Peter Caravousanps of Long Island, New York, USA, seeking to find my family from Kythera, my grandfather came to USA in or about in 1930's...
For so e reason upon arriving in New York from Europe our name was registered, changed to Cara...
submitted by John Paul Calokerinos on 26.02.2013
Download an official invitation here:
Canberra Cafe Invite.pdf
You are invited to attend a tribute to “Jack Smiles” and the refurbishment of “The Canberra Cafe”
When:- Sunday 31st March
Where:- Canberra Cafe
132 Manilla Street
submitted by Kytherian Cultural Exchange on 13.02.2013
The St George Historical Society cordially invites you to Hellenism By the Bay
Keynote Speaker: Dr Panayiotis Diamadis
Dr Diamadis was joint winner of the 2012 Ron Rathbone Local History Prize
with this exploration of the Hellenic presence wit...
submitted by Kytherian Cultural Exchange on 12.02.2013
"The Nightingale and the Rose"
The Philharmonic River Kythera concert organized project-based story of Oscar Wilde, "The Nightingale and the Rose."
The tale, a hymn to idealism of love, converses with music of the 16th and 17th centuries, of Pur...
submitted by C Genealogic on 31.01.2013
I am trying to establish the family of Petrus/Petros/Peter Emanuel/Emmanuel Kassimates (His preferred spelling was Petrus Emanuel Kassimates). He came to Australia in 1911 (according to his National Archives naturalisation application)...
submitted by Karavitiko Symposium, Sydney on 21.01.2013
You are invited to come along and enjoy a superb meal including drinks to celebrate the Feast Day of Άγιος Χαράλαμπος (Ayios Haralambos).
Annual Karavitiko Symposium Luncheon
on Sunday 17th February 2013
All Saints Church Hall...
submitted by ALEX DAPONTES on 17.12.2012
We wish to announce that unfortunately ,our much loved Uncle Harry ( Bambi ) Dapontes of Chora Kythira passed away and was buried Friday 14 December 2012.Our father Nicholas ( Nick ) Dapontes of Ascot Brisbane Queensland Australia , his sole broth...
submitted by Gaye Hegeman on 13.11.2012
Quiet day looking over some old Emails. My name is Theodore Panaretos, son of Minas Panaretos. My Grandfather, Theodore had children, Panagiotis, Alexandros, Minas, Aspacia, Maria, and Eleni. Granmother Anthe had lost a child upon leaving Smyrna duri...
The name Kalogridis is associated with the Name Fardoulis and is found in the Potamos area of...
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I am Anna Comino from Mackay QLD and I remember meeting a Jim Comino and...
About 5 minutes into the program Ada Margariti, who is an Attorney at Law, speaks about how she came to...
Interviewed during his visit to Australia, 2013.
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You’ve heard of PhDs in science, medicine and education but have you...
Brisbane kytherians at paliochora excursion ..exploring the wonderful site and seeing all the churches .. this one is called ' e...
Gorgeous Ruby! Ruby's father was Evangelo Megaloconomos born 7 September 1891, died 29 January 1983
Ruby was born 16 September...
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I am from Kytherian Genealogy Project and we have been researching Kytherian family history for over 10...
I am looking for relatives and information about Yanos (could be Yani) Cassimatis who was born on...