Goody’s to open at Melbourne’s new Greek Centre

by on 16/11/2014

MELBOURNE | Greek Community of Melbourne has confirmed that the successful tender for its Greek Centre’s ground floor retail space is the well known Greek Family restaurant, Goody’s.

The first Goody’s restaurant in Australia is being spearheaded by well regarded Greek Melburnians businessmen Con Tangalakis and George Iliopoulos.

The announcement is made as a delegation from the Goody’s Everest group, led by Deputy General Manager George Vassilaras visited Melbourne to assist with the planning of this important first foothold in Australia.

The President of the Greek Community of Melbourne Bill Papastergiadis welcomed the visiting Goody’s delegation and confirmed the announcement by saying:
“We are pleased to welcome a well known international brand such as Goody’s to the Greek Centre and to Melbourne’s historic Greek precinct. With 153 stores already in 7 countries, we trust that they will flourish both here in Lonsdale Street and in Australia.”

The confirmation of a tenant for the Greek Centre’s ground level space is further evidence to the renaissance that the historic Greek precinct is undergoing with new announcements to be made in the near future.