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Laois Abroad: From Melbourne to rural Rochester – hurls, snakes and...

The day before Julie Anne Miller left for Australia in mid January, Leo Varadkar called the General Election. It seems like a life time ago...

Marooned in Melbourne: Laois woman and boyfriend stuck Down Under after...

A Laois woman and her boyfriend have been left stranded in Australian following the outbreak of Coronavirus. Rathdowney woman Andrea Treacy and her Birr boyfriend...

Zach Tuohy features for Geelong as Australian Rules season gets underway...

Sporting fixtures across the world have been cancelled due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus - but Australian Rules pressed ahead with the start...

Laois Love Island star lifts the lid on what it’s really...

Now that Love Island is back on our screens we were very fortunate to hear from the Laois man that was on the Australian...

Laois girl in hospital in Melbourne following freak car accident that...

A young nurse from Emo is in hospital in Melbourne in Australia following a freak car accident that saw her friend tragically killed. Sarah Louise...

Young Laois man in serious condition in Australian hospital following hang-gliding...

A young Portlaoise man is in a coma in an Australian hospital following a hang-gliding accident. Richard Nicholls (26) was injured in the horrific accident...

Laois man to be a part of Australian version of Love...

A Portlaoise native will be part of Love Island Australia which begins on TV next week. 23-year-old Eoghan Murphy, who grew up in Portlaoise but...

A Sydney GAA club to mark 50-year milestone in Portlaoise this...

Young Ireland Gaelic Football Club, Sydney, are inviting all former members, team mates and their friends and family to celebrate 50 years as a...

Zach and Geelong bounce back with Australian Rules Grand Final now...

Zach Tuohy is now just one game away from playing in the Australian Rules Grand Final following Geelong's win over the West Coast Eagles...

Weekend Read: Zach Tuohy on his AFL title hopes, aiming for...

Just as our own All-Ireland series in both hurling and football codes reach their crescendo over the coming weeks, so too does Aussie Rules...

O’Dempsey’s Meredith opens up about life Down Under, Laois football and...

O'Dempsey's footballer Conor Meredith has opened up about his experiences of his time in both the GAA and in Australian Rules in an interview on...

2018 Remembered – Laois Abroad: The Laois nurse living in rural...

We caught up with the the Portlaoise woman who made the trip to Australia 24 years ago and fell in love with the Cobar. Safe...

Laois Abroad: The Laois nurse living in rural Australia for the...

Portlaoise woman Mary Urquhart has lived in Cobar, New South Wales (NSW) for 24 years now. She went there on a working holiday Visa at the...

150 not out as Tuohy in line for landmark Australian Rules...

Laois man Zach Tuohy will hit another significant landmark in his Australian Rules career this weekend when he makes his 150th AFL appearance. He has...

Laois Abroad: From Killenard to Perth via Paris and Utrecht

Our Laois Abroad series has allowed us reach out to Laois people all over the world and this week we caught up with Dan...

RTÉ looking for Irish people in Australia for new series

Encore Media have put out the call for Irish people who are currently living in Australia for a new TV series. The new TV series...

Laois Abroad: This ‘Young Professional’ award winner is taking Australia by...

Sinead Keane is a Heath woman who is making a huge name for herself in the nursing profession in Australia. Sinead recently won the "Young...
B/R: 3rd from the left Damien Bowe (Rathdowney Errill), Last on the right is Tucker Kerwin (Shanahoe) F/R: first on left Colin Delaney (Camross), 3rd in from left Paul Kerwin (Shanahoe), fourth, fifth and sixth in from left are Willie Delaney, Eddie Brennan and Mick Brennan (all Rathdowney Errill)

Laois hurlers taking their skills Down Under

Meet the group of Laois hurlers who are taking Australia by storm. The Rathdowney-Errill quartet of Damien Bowe, Willie Delaney, Eddie Brennan and Mick Brennan...

Barbara Brown: The only way to find out is to try...

As I sit here typing up my first blog by a blazing fire, sipping a chilled glass of Chardonnay I might add, it hits...