The Greek Orthodox Community of Wellington was formed with the aim to formalise the administration and continuance of the Greek language and religion for current and future generations of all Greeks in New Zealand
- The accounts are with the auditors and should be audited and available shortly.
Click here to download the accounts for the Community for the year ended 30 June 2013.
The accounts are with the auditors and should be audited and available shortly.
In 2006 there was estimated to be about 3000 Greeks in New Zealand comprised of original Immigrants plus first, second, third and fourth generations born here. Most of them live in Wellington, the capital city of New Zealand with scattered groups spread throughout the rest of the country such as Auckland, Christchurch, Napier, Whanganui and Palmerston North.
Initial immigation was from many different parts of Greece both, from the mainland and the islands, such as Crete and Mytiline. Many Greek Cypriots also established themselves here. The majority of Greeks arrived during the 1950s and 1960s, but a strong basis had been established by the earlier arrivals in the first part of the 20th century....
Wednesday, Jan 11, 2012
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Greek Orthodox Community of Wellington Incorporated,
P.O Box 1311, Wellington 6140
1, 3 & 5 Hania Street
Mt Victoria, Wellington 6011
Office: (04) 939-4566
Fax: (04) 939-1238
Cathedral: (04) 939-1237
Greek School: (04) 939-1236
President: Mrs Stella Bares
Home: (04) 385-8090
DDI: (021) 308-468