submitted by Barbara Zantiotis on 13.03.2014
Stephen & Anna Zantiotis celebrating Stephen's 86th birthday on March 11, 2014.
submitted by Barbara Zantiotis on 18.05.2015
Con Poulos (Anastasopoulos) and his sister, Anna (my mum) at the wedding of Con's granddaughter on March 1, 2014.
submitted by Lafcadio Hearn Files on 11.03.2014
On 6 March 2014, the Japan World Exposition 1970 Commemorative Fund (JEC Fund) pledged to provide financial assistance up to 6,000,000 Yen to Waterford County Council (WCC) for the “Koizumi Yakumo Memorial Garden” project. The grant is the largest of 48 international grants awarded by the JEC Fund this year.
The aim of the project is to transform the 9,400 square metre western style garden of Tramore House into a Japanese garden to honour Koizumi Yakumo, known also by his Irish ...
submitted by Peter Makarthis on 19.02.2014
Left to right - Alexos Poulos(Tamworth), Andrew Kalokerinos and Peter McCarthy/Makarthis (Inverell) at the welcome dinner in the Canberra Café, Manilla hosted by Paul, Ellie and John Calocherinos.
Paul Calocherinos shares reminiscences of his youth on Kythera at the welcome occasion for Andreas Kalokerinos at the Canberra Café, Manilla
Left to right
Paul Calocherinos( Manilla), Maria Poulos (Tamworth) John Calokerinos(Manilla)
18 Fe 2014
Relatives and friends availed themselves of the opportunity during the welcome dinner at the Canberra Café, Manilla for Andreas Kalokerinos, to also celebrate his recent birthday.
Xronia Pola Andreas
Left to right
George Stathis (Tamworth), Alexos Poulos (Tamworth) with Andreas Kalokerinos.
Cousins Paul Calokerinos of Manilla NSW and Andreas Kalokerinos,Alexandrathes, Kythera celebrated a joyous reunion with family and friends at the Canberra Café, Tuesday 12 Feb 2014.
Left to right
Alexos Poulos( Tamworth), Andreas Kalokerinos (Alexandrathes), Deanna McCarthy/Psaros (Inverell), Paul Calokerinos (Manilla)
submitted by I Viaggiatori on 16.12.2013
The film Dall' Italia All' Australia with music by I Viaggiatori is now available on DVD!
The DVD includes the film, music from the recording Suitcase Serenata, the original passenger lists, an introduction by Tony De Bolfo and other background information and images.
Click here to order the DVD, and other products from the I Viaggiatori Store
submitted by Peter Makarthis on 13.12.2013
Kythera cousins Jeanette Joynson, Essex UK and Deanna McCarthy meet under the Eiffel Tower in Paris on 12th December 2013 making a family connection after 102 years.
This has been made possible from a photograph taken in 1927 and posted on the Kythera net in 2003. A few months ago Jeanette, identified her grandfather Alexander Phacheas (Fatseas) making this reunion possible.
In the picture, left to right, Jeanette Joynson (nee Auger/Fatseas), Paul Joynson (Jeanette's husband), Deanna ...
submitted by Kytherian Newsletter Sydney on 09.12.2013
By Helen Zerefos OAM and Evaggelos Papageorgiou
On Sunday, 3rd November, 2013, the Kytherian Association of Australia presented our Kytherian Lady of Song, Helen Zerefos, in concert at the Westside Reception Lounge in Marrickville.
Helen enchanted a crowd of over 250 people with a number of songs, the words of which came from poems written by His Eminence Archbishop Stylianos, Primate of the Greek Orthodox Church in Australia, some time ago.
Helen and ...
submitted by Kytherian Social News on 04.12.2013
By Adam Hetrick
02 Dec 2013
Phoebe Panaretos will co-star in the stage premiere of Baz Luhrmann's Strictly Ballroom, which will begin performances March 25, 2014, at the Lyric Theatre in Sydney, Australia.
Panaretos, who made her professional debut in the Australian staging of Cameron Mackintosh's revival of Oliver!, will play unlikely dance champion Fran. She joins 18-year-old Thomas Lacey ("Dance Academy"), who was previously announced ...
submitted by Sydney Morning Herald on 04.12.2013
Clicked: Thomas Lacey and Phoebe Panaretos. Photo: Peter Rae
Strictly Ballroom: Phoebe is dancing with the stars for good reason - she is about to be one
Sydney Morning Herald
GARRY MADDOX December 03, 2013
As an unknown who was ''a complete theatre nerd'' at high school, Phoebe Panaretos auditioned for Strictly Ballroom The Musical hoping for a minor role in the ensemble.
When everyone else paired up to learn a dance routine, ...
submitted by Gaye Hegeman on 28.11.2013
If you live in Brisbane you are invited to attend the launch of Rene's book "Maudie...Put the Record On" at 1 - 2 pm on Monday 2nd December 2013 at Chermside Library, Chermside, Brisbane and meet her in person. Bookings are essential as the library provides refreshments. Phone:(07) 3403 8888.
Rene has a bubbly, happy, outgoing personality and often claims that she was born laughing. Blessed with a natural gift for story telling and sharp memory she needs little encouragement to launch into anecdotes about her early life. Cooking has featured a lot in her stories usually in association with her father, Theo, who had spent many years either working as a cook or cooking for the family.
Approximately thirty five years ago, Rene had a dream and in that dream she heard her father’s ...
submitted by Sydney Morning Herald on 17.11.2013
Sydney Morning Herald
Goodfood, page 12
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Several chefs are drawing on their heritage to offer a fresh take on Greek fare. Alecia Wood investigates.
Meet the chefs bringing new sophistication to Greek food in Sydney. "Heritage is a big influence on what I do," says Peter Conistis, head chef at Alpha restaurant, ...
submitted by Kytherian Association Of Australia on 14.11.2013
A great night out - Bring your friends!
Join us for Dinner, Drinks and loads of Dancing
Catch up with old friends, meet new ones!
Don’t miss out, Book early!
View / download a colour brochure about the event:
KAA 2013 November Dance.pdf
Date: 23 November 2013
Time: 7.00 pm
Venue: Westside Reception Lounge
265 Illawarra Road, ...
submitted by Kytherian World Heritage Fund on 09.11.2013
View / Download a .pdf version of this invitation here:
Kytherians and Philokytherians. Come an buy the very latest books
that have been published on Kythera and Kytherian history. The sale has
been timed so that you can purchase books for Christmas. Buy books for children, grandchildren, the rest of the family and friends.
submitted by Hellenic Museums & Galleries on 09.11.2013
333 South Halsted Street,
Chicago Illinois, 60661,
United States of America
Phone: (312) 655-1234,
Fax: (312) 655-1221
National Hellenic Museum website
The National Hellenic Museum is America’s only national institution that interprets the American experience through the history of Greek immigrants, and the contributions ...
submitted by Kythera Library on 29.10.2013
The design depicted was created pro bono by architect Elias Vassiliadis. Elias is a highly commended architect based in Athens.
The Kytherian Municipal Library
See also, www.facebook.com/KytheraLibrary.
This facebook site is devoted to the new public library in the village of Kontolianika, which amongst other services is running a paperback exchange scheme. The library is staffed by volunteers. Opening times are: 6-8 pm except for Sundays ...
submitted by Vema Newspaper on 29.10.2013
Photograph: The Estia Foundation of Australia has lodged an application for council approval to commence building a complex that will permanently house ten adults with intellectual and physical disabilities in Gladesville
The Greek Australian Vema October 2013 page 2/20
LOVING CARE FOR PEOPLE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS
By George Hatzivasilis
"IF YOU STOP THE TEAR
OF JUST ONE PERSON,
THE HEIGHT OF HUMANITY
on a clear day from the lower half of the island you can see one of our neighbours.. CRETE ...in...
If you're interested in books on Kythera here is the updated Book/CD/DVD order form from the Kytherian World Heritage Fund....
wonderful old byzantine church near the village of zaglanikianika with potamos in the background ...
in its time aroniathika was a very large village, noth of the island near potamos, walk through this lovely classical...
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.
August 17, 2010
103.2 HOPE - radio station
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...
10.05.2020 (Message Board)
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