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  • For Estonian refugees, a masthead made a new home, half a world away - by Silvi Vann-Wall For Estonian refugees, a masthead made a new home, half a world away – by Silvi Vann-Wall

    Estonians fleeing the aftermath of WWII and Soviet occupation found their voice in Australia via a newspaper. It continues to this day.  Silvi Vann-Wall reports on Meie Kodu and the community it continues to serve.   [caption id="attachment_6681" align="aligncenter" width="500"] ‘E...

  • Estonian folk dancing flashmob at the Hickson Road Reserve this Sunday, 25th of Nov Estonian folk dancing flashmob at the Hickson Road Reserve this Sunday, 25th of Nov

    Come and be part of an Estonian folk dancing flashmob at the Hickson Road Reserve this Sunday from 1pm. The dance group Sydney Virmalised - Northern Lights will perform three dances with the last one open for everyone to join in. *** Tule ela kaasa rahvatantsijatele Sydney Virmalised - Nor...

  • Brisbane & Gold Coast Estonians Christmas Party - Dec 16 Brisbane & Gold Coast Estonians Christmas Party – Dec 16

      Brisbane Estonian Playgroup invites everyone to celebrate Christmas Party hosted by playgroup teachers Kätriin Kristal ja Reena Raja Performances by playgroup children (please let us know if your child would like to perform) Brisbane ladies folk dance group - offering a sne...

  • Sõrve Trivia Night this Friday, Nov 16 in Sydney Sõrve Trivia Night this Friday, Nov 16 in Sydney

      Come and join us for the Trivia Night presented by the Juhid of Sõrve! It is a night filled with fun, laughter and raising money for the children. Dinner available, fully stocked bar Tickets $20 for adults and $15 for children (under 18) Doors open at 5:30pm with first ques...

  • SBS  National Languages Competition - 10 days to go SBS National Languages Competition – 10 days to go

    Are you Learning Estonian?  Enter the SBS National Languages Competition! Only 10 days to go... So far, 35% of entries have come from Victoria closely followed by NSW with 34%... anyone could win and we look forward to receiving more entries from your students soon. Entering the competit...

  • Showcase your work at the Sydney Eesti Päevad Arts & Crafts Exhibition! Showcase your work at the Sydney Eesti Päevad Arts & Crafts Exhibition!

    Limited spaces available! DEADLINE EXTENDED to 10. November 2018.   To register download and fill the Entry Form and forward it to the following address: Ingrid Renno, 1 James Place, Goulburn, NSW, 2580 or email: koreneff@bigpond.com   Download Entry Form HERE  ...

  • Learn the Estonian language in Sydney Learn the Estonian language in Sydney

    Learn the Estonian language in Sydney Advanced Classes Wednesdays, from October 10 @ 6.30pm to 8.30pm with  teacher Nele Ilves Sydney Estonian House 141 Campbell St Surry Hills NSW 2010 Australia Beginners New beginners, please register with Tiiu Salasoo, 02 9436 3844 or salasoo@ihug.c...

  • Sõrve Spring Feast Fundraiser Oct 6 in Sydney, RSVP by Oct 1 Sõrve Spring Feast Fundraiser Oct 6 in Sydney, RSVP by Oct 1

    Sõrve Spring Feast Saturday October 6 at 6pmSydney Estonian House141 Campbell St, Surry Hills Booking Essential at Trybookings - www.trybooking.com/YDGZ The “Estonian Cooks are back” for an exciting new extravaganza of fresh produce on the menu with a twist of Masterchef flair for this year...

  • 12th ESTO festival: Helsinki, Tartu and Tallinn from June 28 - July 3, 2019 12th ESTO festival: Helsinki, Tartu and Tallinn from June 28 – July 3, 2019

    The final schedule and details about passes for ESTO 2019 have been announced for the 12th ESTO festival held in Helsinki, Tartu and Tallinn from June 28 - July 3, 2019. ESTO 2019 will take place one week before the National Song and Dance Festival. The international festival brings togeth...

  • XXVII ESTONIAN FESTIVAL EESTI PÄEVAD 2018 SYDNEY XXVII ESTONIAN FESTIVAL EESTI PÄEVAD 2018 SYDNEY

    The XXVII Eesti Päevad Estonian Festival will take place in Sydney 27 - 31.December 2018. This Eesti Päevad in Australia is a special one as it is also part of the official EV100 birthday program. Just another reason to celebrate and add it to your calendar! The program consists of a w...