Greek Women’s Society of S.A.  "O Taxiarchis” Inc.     

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.

Νews and Αnnouncements

Clean Monday picnic 15th of March 2021

Our Association has been organizing " the Clean Monday" outdoor get together every year for decades.  The main objective is 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.


Members and friends of the association will meet  after 11.00 a.m. on the 15th  of March  on the foreshore of Glenelg in front of the Stamford Hotel for a picnic, fun and games.


Everyone is welcome - come and join us for this time old tradition. Don't forget to bring your own nibbles and refreshment as well as your hat as there will be a competition for the best hat!

Greek Women's Centre 2021

After a break of 12 months due to the pandemice the Greek Women;s Centre has resumed its activities Covid Safe for 2021.


The Center operates every Tuesday 




 9.30 am - 10.30 am             (Exercise Class)


10.30 am - 12.00 noon         (Coffee and Bingo)

Refreshments are served after the exercise class. 


West Torrens  2019 Anniversary Award recipient former President Mary Mangos

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

Annual Xmas Party 30/11/2018

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 

Feast Day of the Archangels of Michael and Gabriel 8th of November 2018

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


Congratulations to the New Committee 2018-2020

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.


Greek Women´s Centre

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Greek Women´s Centre

32-34 Rosa St Goodwood, SA 5034

Tues 9.30 am - 10.30 am (Exercise Class)
10.30 am - 12.00 noon (Coffee and Bingo)

Wheelchair access, Disability toilets, Disability parking

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