Speaking Greek the key to preserving Cultural Identity

Minister for Multicultural Affairs Robin Scott today announced the Andrews Labor Government will provide $20,000 towards the Speak Greek in March campaign. Now in its second year, Speak Greek in March promotes the Greek language in the community and encourages upcoming generations to learn Greek. The campaign includes…

False claims of support by hatemongers Golden Dawn

On 21 July, 2015 I attended the 10th General Assembly of the World Hellenic Inter-Parliamentary Association (W.H.I.A) – an international body of elected parliamentarians who share a Greek background but reside outside of the Hellenic republic – hosted in Athens. As a proud Greek-Australian MP of the Victorian…

Helen Kapalos new chair of Victorian Multicultural Commission

Helen Kapalos will serve as the new Chairperson of the Victorian Multicultural Commission. Premier Daniel Andrews made the announcement tonight at the Premier’s Iftar Dinner, celebrating the nearing end of the holy month of Ramadan. Ms Kapalos’ contributions to both state and country are extensive, having…

Funding For The Greek Community To Support New Arrivals

Today the Minister for Multicultural Affairs, Robin Scott, visited the Australian Greek Welfare Society (AGWS) to announce the provision of election commitment funding. The Andrews Labor Government has committed $90,000 per annum over four years to the AGWS, to work in collaboration with the Greek Orthodox Community of…