2021 Scholarships Announcement for BA in Archaeology, History and Literature of Ancient Greece – National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

With the aim of attracting competent students, the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens offers Two (2) Merit Scholarships of 10,000 Euro each, to applicants who wish to pursue the “BA program in Archaeology, History and Literature of Ancient Greece”, starting in the Autumn of 2021.

Scholarship Applications starting date is 23.06.2021 and the closing date is 27.07.2021 at 24:00 (Greece local time: UTC/GMT +3 hours); results …Read More

Christmas Closure

The Consulate will be closed from Thursday, 24th December and will re-open at 10.00am on Monday, 4th January 2021.

Should you need to contact the Consulate urgently during this time, please call 07-3056 0578.

The Honorary Consul-General of Greece in Queensland, Mr Jim Raptis, together with his family and the staff of the Consulate, wish you a …Read More

New Protocol for Arrivals in Greece

Beginning July 1, 2020, the Greek government has determined how the country will welcome travelers, carry out the necessary diagnostic screening and keep everyone safe throughout the season.
The Passenger Locator Form (PLF) is a key element in the planning. All travelers must complete their PLF until the day before entering the country, providing detailed information …Read More

Article by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Dendias, published in the Financial Times: “Turkey’s refugee ‘extortion diplomacy’ must end” (30 March 2020)

From the summer of 2015 until early 2016, the EU faced a massive influx of asylum seekers, most of them fleeing the conflict in Syria. About 1m people entered Europe, most of them from Turkey, by arriving on Greek islands in the Aegean.

To address this influx and alleviate the burden, the EU and Turkey reached …Read More

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Announcement on the Impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation on the Movements of Greek Citizens Abroad

Due to the effects of the spread of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) on the movement of Greek citizens abroad, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs states the following:

– Avoid travel to countries where there are large numbers of Coronavirus cases, as new measures that include bans on entry and exit of foreign nationals are constantly being implemented.

– …Read More

Changes to the Services Provided by the Hon. Consulate-General of Greece in Brisbane due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

Due to the unprecedented situation unfolding regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Hon. Consulate-General of Greece in Queensland is continually monitoring the evolving situation and our focus is the health, safety and wellbeing of our clients and our staff and the role we can play to prevent the further spread of the virus.

As advised by the …Read More