Σύλλογος Ελληνίδων Κυριών και Δεσποινίδων Νότιας Αυστραλίας " Ο Ταξιάρχης"
Serving our Community since 1937
Welcome to the website of one of the oldest migrant women’s organizations in South Australia.
We hope that this website will provide a summary of our historic Society’s multidimensional work and its contribution to our society as well as information about our current activities.
The Greek Women’s Society of SA “O Taxiarchis” Inc was honoured to be part of the RSL Hilton West Torrens commemoration Anzac service this year which had a strong Greek presence. Greece’s Presidential Guard (Evzones) which arrived in Adelaide from Athens to pay their respects to the ANZACS was also in attendance along with representatives of the Greek Orthodox Community of SA Inc, the Greek Ex-Servicemen's Association Of Sa Inc, the Greek Archdiocese and the Pan Rhodian Society. Read more
On the 11th of Monday which was “ Clean Monday” or Kathari Deftera approximately members and friends of the Greek Women’s Organization gathered on the foreshore of Glenelg in front of the Stamford Hotel for a picnic, fun and games,
For decades now, the Association has been organizing this event every year with the main objectives being to celebrate Kathari Deftera true to Greek tradition. Clean Monday apart from marking the first day of Great Lent is also considered in Greece to mark the first day of spring with Greeks celebrating it with outdoor activities. read more
A fter the Christmas break the Greek Women;s Centre will resume its activities for 2019 on February 12th 2018
The Center operates every Tuesday
9.30 am - 10.30 am (Exercise Class)
10.30 am - 12.00 noon (Coffee and Bingo)
Mary Mangos longtime member and former President of our organization was honoured by the West Torrens Council for her services at their Australia Day Awards Ceremony which took place on the 26th of January 2019.
The West Torrens Council conferred..... read more
On the 30th of November the Greek Women’s Society of S.A. O “Taxiarchis” Inc held its customary Christmas party luncheon for its members at the Goodwood Community Centre. Read More
The annual church service in honour of the Feast Day of the Archangels of Michael and Gabriel was held at the Cathedral of Archangels of Michael and Gabriel “ Taxiarchis”on Thursday November 2018 08.30 a.m. to 11.30a.m. Read more
On 22nd of July the customary Annual General Meeting was held. Members heard reports from the President and Treasurer on our work during the past year 2017
The meeting took place at the Goodwood Community Centre and was attended by many of our members.
This year a new Committee was elected for the term 2018-2020.
Congratulations to the new Committee: President Chrisoula Heisler, Vice-President Helen Bogias, Treasurer Sandra Sifis Secretary Kaiti Tsakalos, Assistant Treasurer Georgette Psaltis, Assistant Secretary Effie Katianos : Evagelitsa Hatzi, Dionysia Angelakos, Katina Kakoogiannis, Irini Michaeloglou, , Panagiota Stamatopoulos, Georgia Acacios and Koula Spatharos.
We wish the new Committee every success in their endeavours and would also like to thank our outgoing executive members, Roula Soumas (President for the past 8years) and Hellas Lucas (Vice President) for all their efforts, hard work, and contributions on our behalf.
The organization wishes to thank all of those who have served on past committees, and thanks all our volunteers and supporters.