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International stars present ‘We’ll Always Have Athens’ podcast series

“Then, Athens swung into view, and it was everything I had hoped it would be.” – Stephen Fry COVID-19 may have brought international travel to a halt, but This is …

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This year’s ‘The Voice’ has a strong Greek presence

Australia’s ‘The Voice’ song contest is set to begin, but it will have a strong Greek flavour, as not one, but two members of the local community have managed to …

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A throwback to ancient Greek cuisine: Myma-style feta crusted lamb

Greek-Australian chef and author Maria Benardis has been sharing her love for ancient Greek wellness practices and cuisine since 2004. Ms Benardis gave Neos Kosmos an exclusive look at one …

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What is COVID-19 when Brisbane needs its 41st annual paniyiri

It would have taken more than exceptional cold and  COVID-19 to stop a good paniyiri and thanks to technology the organisers of the 41st Brisbane Panayiri Greek Festival found that …

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My Life in Lockdown: Q&A with Panagiotis (Peter) Panagiotidis

New home sales consultant and former South Melbourne Hellas coach Peter Panagiotidis describes his life during COVID-19. What are you reading? A lot of property and construction books, e-books for …

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Greek precinct’s restaurateurs eager to seat diners on Monday

Oakleigh’s famous Hellenic precinct, Eaton Mall, will come alive again as more Greek restaurants get ready to reopen their dining areas on Monday 1 June after two months of coronavirus-enforced …

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“Creforce the Anzacs and the Battle of Crete”, a book by Stella Tzobanakis

Author Stella Tzobanakis brings to life the incredible bravery shown by the Australian and New Zealand soldiers and by the people of Crete who risked their own lives by harbouring …

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The coronavirus has not stopped these restaurateurs

From 1 June restaurants, cafes, bars and other restaurants will be able to receive and serve up to 20 people at a time. This will go ahead under specific conditions …

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Signs of our coronavirus times

“Great and unexpected successes are often the cause of foolish rushing into acts of extravagance.” – Demosthenes. Getting ready to enjoy life again on the outside after weeks of house arrest imposed by the coronavirus lockdown? Not so fast. Remember the ancient Greek statesman …

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‘The Trip to Greece’, the last instalment of the travelogue

The Trip to Greece, the final instalment of the Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon travelogue begins in a quiet garden restaurant in Troy. Not in Greece but Turkey, and they …