Helen Poulos

Helen Poulos 19/8/1956 – 25/3/2014 Helen was the first born of Peter Georgopoulous (from Christoforianika) and Effrosini Mentis (from Karavas) They made their family home in Ballina NSW in the late 40’s. Helen was a secondary teacher who taught in Bingara for several years in the late 70’s. Helen relished all aspects of her Greek heritage. Although Australian by birth, her hear was firmly embedded in the rick earth and the lifestyle of the Kytherian culture. Her heritage formed the essence of her soul- She was a loveable, kind, generous and considerate woman who was fiercely proud to call...

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George Hatsatouris

Dedicated to George Hatsatouris Dedicated by Angelo Hatsatouris George was a pioneer in film exiting with his brother Peter in 1926 operated the Empire Theatre in Port Macquarie followed by The Amusu and built the Ritz Theatre in Port Macquarie in 1937. George had the Civic Theatre in Walcha, He and his brother Peter owned the Roxy at west Kempsey and the Plaza Theatre at Laurieton as well as the Civic Theatre at Taree from 1941 until 1974. The Civic was completely redeveloped in 1954. He married Anna in 1941 and they raised their family of five, Angelo, Maria, Irene, Helen and Julia.   Go...

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Theo Dimitri Kepreotes

Dedicated to Theo Dimitri Kepreotes Dedicated by Anna Kepreotes Theo Dimitri Kepreotes was born in Kythera (17/1/1926 -27/6/2006). In 1937 he left Kythera to join his uncle Emanuel Kepreotes. Theo worked at the Acropolis Café, Gunnedah which was owned by his uncle in partnership with Peter Nick Veneris. Theo left Gunnedah aged 21. He considered the town as “home”. Up until his death he subscribed to the Namoi Valley newspaper which he read with keen interest. He was very proud of his association with Acropolis Café in Gunnedah.   Go back to Memorial Olive Tree...

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Prof Manuel Aroney

Dedicated to Prof Manuel Aroney Dedicated by Stephen Aroney To a special Papou, we all love and miss you very much. XX From the Aroney family   Go back to Memorial Olive Tree page

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Theodore Faros

Dedicated to Theodore Faros Dedicated by Tass, Kathy, Christopher, Theo Levantis Born 27 November 1917 deceased 4 June 2012 at the age of 93 years of age.   Go back to Memorial Olive Tree page

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Harry Vangis

Dedicated to Harry Vangis Dedicated by Ellen Holley Year of Arrival in Australia 1925 Harry Vangis operated “Peters” Café in Bingara between 1947 and 1960 successfully and with respect in the local community.

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