Put on hold again: Gyms and beauticians shut shop in Melbourne

News of another stage three lock down has once again rocked Victorian businesses, however this time around they feel a little more prepared. Gyms and other recreational studios had opened …



Dining-in, the Greek way

As restaurants across Melbourne return to take-away and deliveries due to stage 3 restrictions, Neos Kosmos is continuing to support our hospitality businesses. We encourage our readers to support these …

‘World Cup a dream come true,’ says Greek rising star Sofia Sakalis

The Melbourne City midfielder points out the significance on holding the tournament on home ground both for female players and for the sport itself
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A hard blow for restaurants, cafes, and their staff as Melbourne shuts down

Many small businesses within our community still reeling from the initial lockdown are further stifled with the decision made by the Victorian Government to close down the majority of the …


All Greek-Orthodox churches to shut down due to Covid-19 restrictions

The rapid increase in the number of Covid-19 cases within the past few weeks have caused the Victorian government to re-impose the stage 3 lockdown measures all across the Melbourne …


Police deployed in big numbers to enforce COVID-19 regulations in Melbourne and statewide

Police will dramatically increase their presence in Metropolitan Melbourne that the public will comply with the most recent directions of the Chief Health Officer, announced Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews on …


Victoria records 134 new cases as Melbourne and Mitchell Shire prepare for lockdown

Victoria records another 134 new cases of COVID-19, the third day in a row that the number of new cases have gone over 100. As the state prepares to reimpose …


Along with COVID-19, we are also experiencing a loneliness epidemic

A social link is vital for the well being of the individual and the whole. It affects emotional and physical health aspects throughout our lives. The need to belong somewhere, …


Greek survivors voice painful memories of the German occupation

When contemporary witnesses speak of their experiences during the WW2 German invasion and occupation of Greece between 1941 and 1944, history comes alive. Before an online video archive of their …


Back to square one

Metropolitan Melbourne and the Mitchell Shire are due to go back into stage 3 lock-down restrictions for six weeks, from midnight Wednesday in an effort to contain the growing momentum …


And now for something completely new… Baklava milkshake

Who would’ve ever thought that one way to consume a baklava would be to stick in a plastic cup and drink it up with a straw..? Not many, that’s for …


Defunding the funders: Averoff and Slavery

Mention the name “Giorgios Averoff” to any Greek, and the immediate response is “benefactor.” A wealthy expatriate businessman, he applied his wealth to a number of institutional and educational projects …


Many Melburnians could be closer to their dream suburban lifestyle. Here’s why

Melbourne has been hailed as the world’s most liveable city. But residents can testify to a more down to earth interpretation of the fancy title, knowing that – in recent …