Stuart Mclennan

Sport

Greek women’s rugby in a league of its own

Among the top exciting things that happened in my life since I moved to Greece three years ago, was the invitation to be head coach of the first ever Greek national …

Life

Birdman dives into Athens and gets personal

On recently opening a sleek new Japanese pub in the burgeoning multicultural foodie neighbourhood just below Syntagma Square, Athens butcher and chef Aris Vezene told Neos Kosmos that the motivation …

Sport

Greek rugby league team looks to emerge triumphant in Sydney

The Greek rugby league team will enter the 2018 Emerging Nations World Championships in Sydney with increased confidence after achieving victory in their opening 2021 Rugby League World Cup qualifying …

News

Milk bar memories surface in Kythera

Photographer Effy Alexakis and historian Leonard Janiszewski took a significant piece of Greek Australian history back to where it all began for many families and individuals who left for Australia …

Sport

Aussie heritage players team up with Greek locals in rugby league World Cup qualifying campaign

Five Greek Australians will join Greece’s national squad to play 2021 Rugby League World Cup qualifying matches in Europe next month. The squad, which includes 14 players from the Greek …

Sport

Greek dancer adds rugby league to her repertoire

Dance is a lifelong passion and career choice for Maria Nikolopoulou. From the age of four, the island of Rhodes resident has followed a path that has seen her gain …

Sport

Attica captain returns ‘home’ to play in historic Balkan Super League game

When Attica Rhinos rugby league team captain Johny Nake entered the field against RC Tirana in Albania last weekend he could have been excused for having mixed emotions. As the …

Life

Yia mas! It’s time for Greek wine to shine

Marketers will tell you that positive brand perception is vital to success. Greek wine still suffers from a tarnished reputation among many consumers in Australia based on poor quality retsina …

News

New Australian ambassador goes back to the future and soaks up the energy

Kate Logan’s first overseas posting for the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) was to the Australian Embassy in Athens. Twenty years on, she is back in the Greek …

Sport

Gamble pays off for Greek rugby league player

Greece’s national rugby league team captain Stefanos Bastas has been rewarded with a contract with Hemel Stags Rugby League Club.