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Our is a cultural archive system which invites all people associated with the Greek island of Kythera to enjoy the material which other members of the community have shared. It is a free service supported by the Kytherian Association of Australia with an aim to help promote the connection of Kythera with members of it's Diaspora all over the world. So far more than twenty thousand items - family trees, photographs, life stories etc. - have been submitted. It's free and easy to create an account to add your family history. And the site can of course be browsed by anyone without registering.

Recent Posts

People, Life Stories

Seeking Mr Panagiotis Tzortzopoulos, last known living in Queensland, 2000

Hello there,   I am an author with a book contract to the Australian publisher Allen and Unwin. I've been...

Photos, Modern Landscapes

'teach me to dance will you'

On a clear day from the lower half of the island you can see one of our neighbours.. CRETE

Photos, Churches & Icons


wonderful old byzantine church near the village of zaglanikianika with potamos in the background ...

Photos, Modern Landscapes


in its time aroniathika was a very large village, noth of the island near potamos, walk through this lovely classical...

Photos, Modern Landscapes


the small village of trifyllianika, the village commenced after the destruction and sacking of the fortress of paliochora, the village...

Photos, Modern Landscapes


the village of kato chora near mylopotamos, kato chora was one of the islands fortress's to protect the inhabitants of...

Kythera map (Click to enlarge)

Kythera map with points of interest.

message board

30.06.2020 (Message Board)

Tina Tsakiris

Hi Marina Your name appeared as my DNA matched 4th-6th cousin which surprised me! So how we...

13.06.2020 (Message Board)

Marina Dimitropoulos

I am related to Vasiliki Bouterou. She is my great great grandmother. She married a theodore comino....

10.05.2020 (Message Board)

Tina Tsakiris

Hi Wendy I think this information might be of interest. Regards Tina

10.05.2020 (Message Board)

Tina Tsakiris

Hi Cynthia Can you provide more information? Such as if they were immigrants or your family history,...