ΜΕΣΣΗΝΙΑΚΟΣ ΣΥΛΛΟΓΟΣ ΝΟΤΙΟΥ ΑΥΣΤΡΑΛΙΑΣ
Welcome to the Messinian Association of South Australia's website.
The aim of this website is to be able to provide the Messinian Community and friends with information regarding the activities and events which have taken place in the community as well as future activities that are coming up (dances, festivals, meetings, soccer matches etc.
In the following pages, you can learn all about our Association and being Messinian in South Australia. We hope that you enjoy this time on our website and welcome your feedback on subjects that are important to you and your families.
Our journey began on the 24th September 1959 when three friends Vasilis Plemenos, George Mantis and Angelos Bouzalas printed and circulated at the Greek Kaffenia and outside the Greek Orthodox churches the first invitation .. .read more..
Join us on the 24th November for our last
BBQ of 2019. It is also our XMAS BBQ for the children and Father Christmas will be visiting us with gifts for the children.
Come join us at our Monthly BBQ. The Buffet lunch offers a great variety of dishes, including lamb and pork on the spit as well as seafood, pasta dips and Greek salads. Although drinks are extra, they are very inexpensive.
Our monthly barbecue includes buffet lunch, greek coffee (self service) and greek sweets, including loukoumades (Honeypuffs) available at small fee.
$20 for Adults (including raffle ticket)
Children under 12 free
Drinks available for purchase at bar
Live Music and Raffle
For bookings for this month's BBQ please call:
President: Mrs Martha Ioannides on 0451991264
Secretary: Mrs. Voula Moutzouris on 0438835043
On the 23rd of March 1821 the Greek irregular revolutionary forces liberated Kalamata, (now the capital of Messinia) from the Ottoman Turks. It was one of the first events of the Greek War of Independence and was the first city to be liberated from the Ottoman yoke. It was on this day that the
The 1st revolutionary proclamation of Kalamata 23rd of March 1821
“FREEDOM OR DEATH”
“ΕΛΕΥΘΕΡΙΑ Η ΘΑΝΑΤΟΣ” was made.
On Saturday the 23rd of March the Messinians of Adelaide gathered at the Memorial Gardens of the City of West Torrens in order to celebrate the liberation of Kalamata and commemorate this historic victory and milestone of the Greek War of Independence. read more
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