Category: COMMUNITY

Sand in the well is not an Aussie concept

Abalinx Peter Adamis 11 October 2016 In life we work diligently long hours of hard work in order to provide a stable, secure and safe environment for our immediate family and that of those within our sphere of influence.  We surround ourselves with good people and shun those that cause us anxiety stress and ill…

Leonidas Elliniko Glendi 2016

Left to right:  Kon Deves – Neos Kosmos, Mary Tsaganas – Promotions Manager, Dina Gerolymou – SBS Greek radio, John Kostarakis – Dance teacher and Nestor Greek school, Nick Bantounas – noted philanthropist, Peter Adamis – President Pallaconian Brotherhood ‘Leonidas’, Samantha Ratnam – Mayor City of Moreland, Peter Khalil – Federal Member for Wills, Maria…

Crossing the great divide

Abalinx – 23 July 2016 – Peter Adamis Today some 62 years ago a family of four stepped of the ship Cyrenia in Fremantle west Australia. It was on a Friday the 23 July 1954. I am grateful that all the family is well and both my parents are still alive and with us this…

Aussie Greek Easter at (Pellana) Watsonia – Melbourne

Abalinx Peter Adamis 1 May 2016 United Nations congregation.     Aussie Greek Easter 2016 at the Adamis household is a gathering of United Nations. The blood lines that flow through the veins of the family members are Australian, English, Greek, Irish, and Korean all of which now flow through the youngest member of the family, little…

Thunderstorms of biblical proportions in Melbourne

Abalinx Peter Adamis 1 May 2016 Those of the Orthodox faith are currently celebrating the traditional Easter in accordance with the calendar of a bygone era and that it differs slightly with the Catholic and protestant dates of Easter. If one live during the period of Christ’s crucifixion and experienced lasts nights thunderstorms; they can…

Scammers online

BEWARE OF ONLINE SCAMMERS Thinking twice– You have been advised that you won a foreign lotto but didn’t enter it, remember the old saying “You’ve got to be in it to win it!” Protecting your identity– Your personal details are private and invaluable; keep them safe and away from scammers. Don’t use emailed links to access…

Big Bill Chrisante

Abalinx  Peter Adamis 14 September 2015 This small article is dedicated to an Aussie bloke who like me embraced the Aussie way of life and committed himself to becoming a guardian of the people. I have often stated in the past that we of non Anglo Saxon background had to rise above the racism of our…

One day under Melbourne weather

Peter Adamis 2 August 2015 I honestly cannot remember the last time the weather in Melbourne was so miserable and yet despite the harsh environment there was a certain raw beauty about it.  Mind you I had just returned from sunny Europe and Asia Minor where glorious skies welcomed us every morning. I had with…