FORGET the fireworks on Australia Day, or Halloween and Queen's Birthday traditions – Lithuanian Christmas customs are much more interesting!
At its Annual General Meeting on September 14, 2013, Sydney Lithuanian Club members reelected the previous Board of Directors. In the attached photo the reelected Board members are: (from left to right) Rimas Mickus, Romas Kalėda, Violeta Kondratienė, Viktoras Šliteris OAM (president), Irena Mikienė, Gintaras Janulevičius and Garry Penhall. (Source: SLIC, http://www.slic.org.au/)
On 11 October, the Minister of Foreign Affairs Linas Linkevičius conferred the award of honour of the Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Lithuanian Diplomacy Star – on Lithuania’s former Honorary Consul General in Sydney Viktoras Šliteris for his long-time and fruitful labours representing the country.