Gina Mamouzelos

Gina Mamouzelos is a second generation Greek Australian who grew up immersed in her Greek heritage, including the language, traditions, culture and listening to her grandparent’ mesmerising tales about life in Greece. Passionate about ensuring the Greek language is not forgotten among the younger generations, in 2002 she became a panel member on the SBS Greek radio show ‘Let’s Talk Openly.' She graduated with a Media and Communications degree from the University of Sydney and has put her lifelong passion for writing to use working in social media, public relations and advertising. Gina now joins GCT's team as a writer.
  • Greek Culture
  • COMMUNITY
  • FAMILY
  • Greek Lifestyle
  • HISTORY
  • Lifestyle
  • SOCIETY
  • WEDDINGS

Greek wedding customs and traditions

There is a myriad of varying Greek wedding traditions depending on the area of Greece. From Epirus’s love of klarina… Read More

January 24, 2021
  • Greek Culture
  • WEDDINGS

Greek wedding customs and traditions

There is a myriad of varying Greek wedding traditions depending on the area of Greece. From Epirus’s love of klarina… Read More

February 21, 2020
  • ARTS
  • VISUAL ARTS

Greece’s renowned artist and photographer Dimitris Yeros presenting solo exhibitions in 2020

He is one of Greece's most famed artists and photographers, with a trail of accolades dotting his incredible career. He has… Read More

February 15, 2020
  • Greek Culture
  • ARTS
  • Diaspora
  • FAMILY
  • LITERATURE

A story of family, love, sacrifice and an extraordinary secret

Identity, kaimo (regret), family secrets. The road not taken. The split-second life presents you with the fleeting chance to divulge… Read More

February 13, 2020
  • Diaspora
  • Greek Culture

Greek Australian nurse Helen Zahos, volunteering in Kenya to help women and kids in need

Last year, the World Health Organisation announced that 2020 would be the International Year of the Nurse. Often the unsung… Read More

February 7, 2020
  • LITERATURE
  • ARTS

Film-maker and author debuts Brexit novel

If you're lucky enough to find yourself in conversation with film-maker and author Billy Cotsis, be prepared to be taken… Read More

February 3, 2020
  • Greek Culture
  • Diaspora

Little Greek boy spreading joy at orphanages in Vietnam

Amidst a backdrop of sadness, abandonment, and despair, a cherubic little boy, all bright eyes and wide smiles, gifts his… Read More

February 1, 2020
  • ARTS
  • SOCIETY
  • VISUAL ARTS

Krystalán Chryssomallis captures photos from around the world to help change lives of kids

Krystalán Chryssomallis makes you wonder how much better the world would be if people had even half of the love… Read More

January 29, 2020
  • Greek Lifestyle
  • BEAUTY
  • Hair
  • Makeup
  • Nails
  • Skin

Greek beauty products set to illuminate 2020

Prickly pear, propolis and shimmering pigment, you need not look any further than to Greeks blazing the trail in natural… Read More

January 27, 2020
  • ORTHODOXY
  • Diaspora
  • RELIGION

Leading with love, Metropolitan Konstantinos of Singapore talks about being Orthodox in Asia

Coming from a long lineage of priests (his grandfathers and his brother, who is Metropolitan Nektarios of Hong Kong), it… Read More

January 23, 2020
  • BEAUTY
  • Greek Lifestyle
  • Hair
  • Health
  • Makeup
  • Nails
  • Skin
  • WELL-BEING

Natural Greek beauty products set to illuminate 2020

Move over K-Beauty and A-Beauty, because this year the spotlight is on natural Greek beauty and all the outstanding ingredients… Read More

January 23, 2020
  • Greek Culture
  • Diaspora
  • SOCIETY

Greek American Priest and Philanthropist, Devoted to Making a Difference

He is the Associate Priest at Washington DC’s Saint Sophia Greek Orthodox Church. A philanthropist, and a jeweller. Any one… Read More

January 20, 2020
  • ORTHODOXY

New Bishop to be ordained on Christmas Day

The Greek Orthodox population of Australia began a new chapter with the passing of their beloved Primate Archbishop Stylianos in… Read More

December 24, 2019
  • BEAUTY
  • Greek Lifestyle
  • STYLE

Greece is the word for fine fragrances thanks to Manos Gerakinis

Greece, in spite of its postcard backdrop, eclectic mix of culture and tradition, a heady blend of sea salt breezes… Read More

November 19, 2019
  • Diaspora
  • EVENTS
  • WHAT'S ON

DJs reunite to breathe life into ’90s Greek clubbing phenomenon Atlantis one more time

If you were in Sydney in the late nineties, you would’ve been familiar with Atlantis. One word instantly recognisable by… Read More

October 2, 2019
  • BEAUTY
  • Shopping

Love the skin he’s in for Father’s Day

This Sunday is Father's Day in Australia, a day for pampering the dads and grandfathers in our lives. While this… Read More

August 26, 2019
  • ARTS
  • FILM

Uncaged: The Greek Canadian who stood out, standing in for Nicolas Cage

Hand-picked by Hollywood royalty Nicolas Cage to be his stand-in, Greek Canadian Marco Kyris spent a decade standing-in for Cage… Read More

August 23, 2019
  • DINING/DRINKS
  • FOOD

The ultimate Greek dining experience- grk Meze Grill

Ramsgate, in Sydney's south, has been enjoying a recent surge in popularity. Loved by locals and visitors to the area… Read More

July 23, 2019
  • MUSIC
  • ENTERTAINMENT

Diana Rouvas, winner of The Voice Australia thanks her Greek fans

Greek Australian Diana Rouvas has the voice and is now officially The Voice, having taken the crown at last night’s… Read More

July 8, 2019
  • MUSIC

Greek Australian Diana Rouvas through to Grand Final of The Voice

Following a breathtaking, technically flawless performance of Leonard Cohen's ‘Hallelujah' last week, Greek Australian Diana Rouvas soared into the Grand… Read More

July 6, 2019