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Battle of Crete commemorations, Athens, 12 May 2019, and Crete, 15-21 May 2019
From 12 to 21 May 2019, the 78th Anniversary of the Battle of Crete will be marked with a series of commemorative services in Athens and in the regions of Rethymno and Chania. The Australian Embassy will be there to honour the memory of the Australian service men and women who helped defend Crete during WWII. The events are open to everyone. See program here (pdf).
ANZAC Day Commemoration in Athens 2019
The Australian Embassy in Athens will host the annual Anzac Day commemoration on Thursday 25 April at 11:00 am at the Phaleron Commonwealth War Cemetery.
Anzac Day is an important occasion to honour the sacrifice and courage of the original Anzacs and of all our servicemen and women who have given their lives in times of war.
The ceremony is open to the public, and all Australians and New Zealanders in Athens and friends of both countries are invited to attend.
Speech and presentation on Australia’s approach to cervical cancer by the Deputy Head of Mission, Mr Andrea Biggi, at an awareness event held by the Hellenic Oncology Foundation on Thursday, 14 February 2019