Port Pirie's modern Greek community

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The Port Pirie Greek community was a nexus of early Greek emigration to South Australia and continues to thrive. The community hosts frequent events, with fortnightly Saturday dinners and Sunday luncheons being reintroduced in 2021.1 The Greek Orthodox Church of St George on Florence Street, which replaced the original wooden church on David Street in 1960, holds regular services and is headed by Father Angelos Drapaniotis and President Emanuel Skorpos.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSouth Australia, 1919-1939
Subtitle of host publicationEssays from the Professional Historians Association (SA)
EditorsBrian Dickey, Caroline Adams
Place of PublicationAdelaide
PublisherProfessional Historians Association South Australia (PHA SA)
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)9780992333232
Publication statusPublished - May 2022


  • Port Pirie
  • Greek Community
  • Orthodox Church


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