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Estonian Movie Tangerines – Available on SBS on Demand

Following the stories of Estonians who find themselves in someone else’s war, the local Apkhazians are fighting to break free and escape from the war in Georgia in 1992. The Estonian village between the mountains has emptied and almost everyone has returned to their homeland. Only two men have stayed: Ivo and Margus. Margus will […]

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Eesti-Soome Laste Kevadlaat

ESTONIAN-FINNISH SPRING FAIR FOR KIDS Sunday, 5 November at 11am-1pm Sydney Estonian House Annual event with preloved kids clothes and toys for sale, activities for kids and Estonian/Finnish dishes. FREE

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Sydney Eesti Seltsi 90.a. juubel / 90th anniversary of the Estonian Society of Sydney

 Juubelipidustused! Sydney Eesti Selts saab 90. aastaseks! Söök, jook, ilusad inimesed & esinejad otse Eestist! Tegemist on kahtlemata selle aasta parima peoga Sydney Eesti Majas! 7.oktoober algusega kell 17.30 Ootame kõiki kohalikke eestlasi ja nende välismaiseid sõpru! Menüüs on rikkalik 3-käiguline õhtusöök ‒ klassikalised eestipärased suupisted, õhtusöögi buffee ning otseloomulikult sünnipäevakook. Lavalaudadele astuvad ja muusikat teevad […]

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Retrospective for Helle-Mall on Mothers Day – 13th May Sydney

Helle-Mall Risti is the ultimate example of an Estonian mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She has, successfully, brought up five children as Estonian-speaking citizens of Australia. They have given her many grandchildren, with great-grandchildren too many to count. It is, thus, appropriate that we celebrate her life’s achievements on the Saturday 13th May, the day before […]

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Mother’s Day at Sydney Estonian House 13th May 1 PM

Sydney Eesti Selts kutsub Teid armsale koosviibimisele laupäeval 13. mail kell 13.00 Sydney Eesti Majja (141 Campbell St, Surry Hills), et tähistada üheskoos emadepäeva. Üles astuvad ansambel “Lõke”, rahvatantsutrupp “Virmalised” ning väikesed põnnid Mudilasringist. Pakume kodutehtud kooke ning kohvi ja teed. Väga teretulnud on ka Teie poolt kaasatoodud küpsetised. Tule ise ja võta oma pere […]

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Eurovision Song Contest 2017 – The Estonians representatives and relive the TOP 10: Entries from Estonia

Koit Toome and Laura have won the the 2017 edition of Eesti Laul, the Estonian national selection for the Eurovision Song Contest. They won a mix of jury and viewers’ votes with their performance of Verona, in a spectacular show from Saku Suurhall in Tallinn. Koit and Laura will participate in the second Semi-Final in […]

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Reminder ‘VAT teater’ at Sydney Estonian House – this Saturday (Jan 7)

Sydney Eesti Selts esitleb uhkusega: VAT teater etendusega “Gunn, Gunn, vana …” Sydney Eesti majas 7. jaanuaril kl 2 pl. Rublaajal, kui Gunn oli veel noor, olid kelnerid tähtsad. Elu oli okei, järjekord oli ukse taga, pappi oli jalaga segada. Euroajaks on Gunn juba vana hall mõttetu mees, seisab endiselt oma kohal baarileti taga. Ja […]

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Ensemble Noorkuu performs in Sydney, not to be missed! 04.01.2017 7 PM

Sydney Eesti Selts esitleb uhkusega: Noorkuu selle uue aasta esimene ja ainus kontsert Sydneys on sündmus, mis toob Su Eesti Majja, kuulama karismaatilisi ja imeliste häältega Eesti kutte. 4. JAANUAR, KELL 19.00 Uksed avatud kell 18.00, täiskasvanu pilet 30 AUD (lastele soodustused). PILETID: Noorkuu on a cappella ansambel Tartust, mis loodi aastal 1996 Rumala Noorkuu […]

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“The Fencer” now showing at Palace Cinemas

“The Fencer” is now showing at Palace Cinemas Australia wide. Set in Estonia, the film is in Estonian with English subtitles. See session times are more details here: http://www.palacefilms.com.au/thefencer/ 2016 GOLDEN GLOBE NOMINEE – BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM 2016 ACADEMY AWARDS – BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM (OFFICIAL SELECTION) WINNER – BEST FILM, BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY- 2016 FINNISH […]

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Sõrve Estonian Singing Workshop 2017

Encouraged by the success of the first Estonian Song Workshop “Regilaul” held at Sõrve in 2015, the Sõrve community has agreed to host a second workshop “Eesti Laulupeo Laulud” (Songs from Laulupidu) at Point Wolstoncroft on Lake Macquarie, NSW. Commencing Friday evening 13th January, with a “Welcome icebreaker session”, participants will have the opportunity to […]

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‘VAT teater’ at Sydney Estonian House 7.01.2017, 2 PM

Sydney Eesti Selts esitleb uhkusega: VAT teater etendusega “Gunn, Gunn, vana …” Sydney Eesti majas 7. jaanuaril kl 2 pl. Rublaajal, kui Gunn oli veel noor, olid kelnerid tähtsad. Elu oli okei, järjekord oli ukse taga, pappi oli jalaga segada. Euroajaks on Gunn juba vana hall mõttetu mees, seisab endiselt oma kohal baarileti taga. Ja […]

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“The Fencer” – Screening Australia wide

THE FENCER MIEKKAILIJA PG FINLAND/ESTONIA/GERMANY • HISTORICAL DRAMA • 2015 • 93′ • ARMENIAN | RUSSIAN | ESTONIAN DIRECTOR: Klaus Härö CAST: Märt Avandi, Ursula Ratasepp, Liisa Koppel, Lembit Ulfsak Shortlisted for a 2016 Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award, this elegantly crafted, superbly acted drama tells the story of a fencing instructor in post-war, […]