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Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia

Archbishop Makarios Receives Apology from ABC Australia Over Report

ABC Australia has issued an apology to the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia and Archbishop Makarios after publishing a report that claimed Makarios had been using taxpayer money meant for old age homes on his own lifestyle. ABC's article was...

Archdiocese of Australia Plans Massive Revitalization Project

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia has proposed a large-scale plan to revive its position in the local community. The comprehensive framework includes creating a library and museum, renovating significant liturgical and administrative buildings, and investing in Greek language education. The...

Church Concerned Safe Schools Anti-Bullying Program Promotes Gender Confusion

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia has voiced opposition to a school program that aims to curb bullying among children. The Church will be holding information sessions run by the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia to educate parents on the...

The Greek Benefactor of Grafton

Angelo Notaras, businessman, inventor, banana farmer, cinema owner and fundraiser is one of the most renowned people of the Greek community of Grafton. His achievements have been recognized with the Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM), with emphasis given on...

Celebration of Holy Epiphany in Australian Cities

Epiphany, in Greek "Theophania" or "Fota," is one of the most important days for the Orthodox world and it is celebrated in January 6. According to the Orthodox tradition, this day indicates the baptism of Jesus Christ by John the...

Orthodox Youth Pan-Australian Conference

The 10th Pan-Australian Conference of Orthodox Youth was organized by the Archdiocese of Australia. More than 300 people took part in the conference which gives young people the opportunity to express their views on the future of the church. The...

Archdiocese Sets National Youth Conference

The 10th National Youth Conference of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia will run from Sept. 29-Oct. 1. The topic of the tenth edition of the conference will be The Terminology and Psychology of Socio-Political Developments in the Contemporary World. This...

Bishop Iakovos: Zero Tolerance For Child Sexual Abuse

The Greek Orthodox Church in Australia shows zero tolerance for the sexual abuse of minors and has no intention of covering such atrocities. This is what Bishop Iakovos of Militoupolis pointed out on behalf of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese...

Greek-Australian Christians Raised $320,000 to Support Greece

Greek Orthodox churchgoers around Australia raised a great deal of money to help their beloved Greece struggling with crisis. Suffice it to say that when it is about Greece, Greeks living abroad become really generous. The fundraiser Greece Appeal, as...

Greek Orthodox Church Opens its Gates to Diaspora

The Cemetery Church of the Resurrection of Saint Lazarus is about to open its doors to the Hellenic Diaspora and to Orthodox people in general. The reopening of the Church, located at Bunurong Memorial Park, was a decision taken on by...