The Cretan Brotherhood of Melbourne and Victoria is pleased to be be hosting a Sunday lunch to commemorate the life of Eleftherios Venizelos.
Enjoy a Cretan lunch at the Cretan House on Sunday the 7th of April 2019 from 12.30pm. Tickets are $15 and available at the door.
The ‘Venizelia’ is an annual event and provides the perfect opportunity to remember the huge contribution to Modern Greece made by Eleftherios Venizelos.
in 1864 Venizelos was born in Mournies, Crete, and would go onto serve Greece as Prime Minister for 15 years over two separate stints. Venizelos also served as Prime Minister for the briefly independent Cretan State.
Venizelos passed away on the 18th of March 1936, leaving behind a political legacy unmatched in Modern Greek history.
A statue of Venizelos resides at the front of the Cretan House.
12.30pm @ The Cretan House
150 Nicholson Street, East Brunswick
$15 Tickets available at the door
By Emmanuel Heretakis (Communications Officer)