Tag: Melbourne

George Kapiniaris Acropolis Now

Kapiniaris: We used to be the enemy

Growing up Greek in Australia in the sixties, seventies and eighties wasn’t always easy. But according to actor and comedian George Kapiniaris, comedies like Acropolis Now helped to change attitudes towards migrant families as they integrated.

$20 Million in Cocaine Found Hidden in Jukebox Exported from Greece to Australia

$20 Million in Cocaine Found Hidden in Jukebox Exported from Greece to Australia

Australian Border Force Officers have found a consignment of cocaine with around $20 million hidden in a jukebox that was imported from Greece to the Australian city of Melbourne earlier this month. The drugs were found following a four month investigation into drug importation by a Melbourne-based syndicated and led to the arrest of three men on Wednesday.