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Jõululõuna | Christmas Lunch Dec 7 2019 Sydney

  Võtame vastu jõule – ootame jõuluvana, laulame ja tähistame koos eesti vanarahvakombeid! Telli kaasa verivorsti, värskelt küpsetatud käsitööleiba Saaremaa moodi või üllata sõpra kingipakiga! Kuupäev: laupäeval, 7. detsembril 2019 Algus: 13:00 Asukoht: Sydney Eesti Maja Aadress: 141 Campbell St, Surry Hills Sissepääs: $30 SES liikmele* $40 mitte-liikmetele $15 lastele vanuses 5-12 Alla 5-aastastele tasuta […]

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Meet the Ambassador – EACCI End of Year Celebration

Estonian Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry is delighted to welcome the new Estonian Ambassador to Australia Mrs. Kersti Eesmaa and to celebrate together the conclusion of a busy year 2019. Please join us on Wednesday, 27 November at Sydney Estonian House, 141 Campbell Street, Surry Hills NSW for this joyous occasion. The doors will […]

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Kino! special movie marathon December 1, Sydney Estonian House

Join us for this special Sunday movie marathon showing these classics. Click here to view the Kino! Facebook page for upcoming movie information. 12.30pm: “Nukitsamees” (“Bumpy”), 1981, 75 min Tallinnfilmi esimene muinasjutt-mängufilm põhineb Oskar Lutsu samanimelisel lastejutul. Filmis kõlavb laule nagu “Kodulaul” ja “Päikeseratas”, mida on esitatud ka laulupidudel. “Bumpy”, with Iti and Kusti, is […]

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Hans Ots Award for Sorve 2020

Sõrve Sõbrad* has a long history of assisting children of the Estonian community from anywhere in Australia to attend camp on a case-by-case basis if there is financial hardship demonstrated. This year the Hans Ots Annual Grant (with the generous support from the Estonian Relief Committee) enables us to offer financial assistance. This applies to helping […]

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Kino! at Sydney Estonian House showing TRUTH AND JUSTICE (2019)

An adaptation of the 1926–1933 social epic pentalogy by A. H. Tammsaare.
It was selected as the Estonian entry for the Best International Feature Film at the 92nd Academy Awards.

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I’m Former Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves, And This Is How I Work

Lifehacker has a great article on the work day of former Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves… “Toomas Hendrik Ilves, son of Estonian refugees who fled the country during the 1944 Soviet takeover, saw his country regain independence in 1991. In 2006 he became Estonia’s fourth president. We had a long talk about his accomplishments as […]

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The Fencer – streaming now on SBS on Demand

If you missed the cinema screenings last year, you can now watch the Estonian movie, “The Fencer” anytime. “The Fencer” is streaming on SBS on demand. Watch the preview below

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ERC (Estonian Relief Committee Ltd) / EAK (Eesti Abistamise Komittee) Ltd Annual General Meeting 2019

It is that time of year again when ERC (Estonian Relief Committee Ltd) / EAK (Eesti Abistamise Komittee) Ltd needs to hold its Annual General Meeting. This will be held on Sunday 27 October 2019 at Taara Gardens Hall in Thirlmere, starting at 11 :00 a.m. All the papers for the meeting can be found […]

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Australian Estonian Choir Kooskõlas- Call for Expression of Interest

Kooskõlas is a mixed voice choir, established by the Estonian community in Australia, that seeks to engage with people interested in learning, singing and performing songs from the extensive and beautiful repertoire of Estonian choral music. The choir’s most recent project conducted over a two-year period, resulted in a successful audition for and participation in […]

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Vabamu Museum of Occupations and Freedom Tours – 2nd & 3rd July – Tallinn

Many Australian Estonians visit Estonias in the summertime. The Vabamu Museum of Occupations and Freedom welcomes you to their new permanent exhibition “Freedom Without Borders” *** PRESS RELEASE Vabamu Museum of Occupations and Freedom 20.06.2019 Vabamu Museum of Occupations and Freedom welcomes you home!   Vabamu Museum of Occupations and Freedom welcomes all the Estonians […]

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“Commemoration of the mass deportations in the Baltic States” Speech – Lembit Suur

Commemoration of the mass deportations in the Baltic States: 14 June 1941 16 June 2019, Latvian House, Strathfield, Sydney Speech by Lembit Suur We are here to commemorate the victims of a particular event. An event that has been largely lost in the sweep of history: lost in time; lost in the mix of other, […]

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AESL (Austraalia Eesti Seltside Liit) 2019 Annual Appeal

Dear Estonians in Australia, If you haven’t heard, the Council of Estonian Societies in Australia offers a rewarding opportunity for every Estonian individual and every member of the Estonian community here in Australia. By donating to the organisation you help us ensure Estonian language and culture keeps thriving in Australia and gets passed on from […]