Greek Culture

Contemporary Greek culture and traditions are very rich and diverse, reflecting Greece’s location at the crossing point where the West meets the East and the country’s great and turbulent history.

Greeks and Romans held festivals for the mother goddesses Rhea and Cybele

History of Mother’s Day

The tradition of celebrating mothers and motherhood can be traced back to the Ancient Greeks and Romans, who held festivals in honour of the mother goddesses Rhea and Cybele.

Introducing Mia Dalkos – The Next Greek Miss Universe

Introducing Mia Dalkos – The Next Greek Miss Universe

Currently in the running to be crowned Miss Universe South Australia, the next stop for Mia Dalkos is potentially Miss Universe Australia and from there, (we are hoping!) on to become the next Miss Universe. Read about Mia’s journey in our exclusive interview and find out how you can support her.


Eurovision's Victor Vernicos: Creation Is What Inspires Me

Victor Vernicos Jorgensen is the youngest artist to represent Greece at the Eurovision Song Contest. Whilst the 16-year-old gave his best on stage for this year’s competition he failed to win over fans and was eliminated in the semi-final round. GCT caught up with Victor in the lead up to his performance.

Prime Minister of Australia Anthony Albanese all time favourite restaurant is Greek Corinthian Rotisserie Marrickville

Australian Prime Minister's "All-Time Favourite" Greek Restaurant Wins Award

It’s official. Greek food is the best. Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese’s “all time favourite” the well-known ‘Corinthian Rotisserie’, has won award for the most exceptional restaurant.