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Greek Minister for Culture Lydia Koniordou Intensifies Dialogue on Parthenon Marbles

Thanks to long-standing Greek representations to the Intergovernmental Committee for Promoting the Return of Cultural Property (ICPRCP), UNESCO has acknowledged the “historical, cultural, legal and ethical dimensions of the issue of the return of the Marbles to the Parthenon, which … Continue reading

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Return of the Parthenon Marbles Our First Priority, Says President Pavlopoulos

President of Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos received a delegation of the Ionian Islands Federations earlier on Friday, which briefed him on their initiative for the repatriation of all elements of culture around the world and asked for his support. READ MORE … Continue reading

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The Parthenon Marbles Case moot court trial and panel discussion #parthenonmarbles #melbourne #melbournegreeks

    Judges for the moot court trial: Justice Emilios Kyrou and Justice Rita Zammit of the Supreme Court of Victoria and Justice Debra Mortimer of the Federal Court of Australia. Counsel for Greece Paul Anastassiou QC, President of the … Continue reading

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200 Years of Captivity Dinner Dance

More details to come on this.  Visit our Facebook page for the latest draft.  Details on booking and purchasing tickets, coming soon.

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Why the #ParthenonMarbles Must be Returned

Our International Liaison Officer, Russell Darnley OAM has compiled this short video presentation outlining reasons why heritage should be left in its dynamic relationship with the biophysical environment and the cultural landscape. At first Russell reacted to the principle of Elgin’s … Continue reading

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London Commemorative Event

“June was an important month for the Parthenon. Two anniversaries were held, one was a commemoration the other a celebration,” said Emanuel J Comino AM, Chairman of the International Organising Committee – Australia – for the Restitution of the Parthenon … Continue reading

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#Pericles and Melina Mercouri in the #BritishMuseum

With all this talk of the latest craze, ‪Pokemon Go‬, we’d like to tell you about another opportunity for a little fun with a serious purpose. If you happen to be visiting ‪#‎London‬ and the ‪‎British Museum (BM) don’t forget … Continue reading

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