Bali victims remembered 2013

Tribute to the 43 NSW victims of the Bali bombing, including Greek Australian sisters Dimitra and Elizabeth Kotronakis.

On the thirteen anniversary of the bombing that killed 202 people, including 88 Australians.

The Kotronakis sisters were in Bali with their newly-married sister, Maria, and her new husband Kosta, when they were killed in the attacks on popular night-spots in Kuta.

The Age reported in 2003 that the Kotronakis sisters had just come from the 300-person Greek Orthodox wedding in Blacktown, where they were Maria’s bridesmaids.

Also killed in the attack was the third bridesmaid, cousin Christina Betmalik, as well as another cousin, Louiza Zervos, who had joined the bridal party for the holiday.

'this is our justice'

TRAGIC loss … Maria Elfes (second right) on her wedding day with her bridesmaids (L-R) Christine Betmalik, sisters Elizabeth (Lizzy) & Dimmy Kotronakis. All three bridesmaids died following the 12/10/02 terrorist car bomb explosion in Kuta Beach area on.

From wedded bliss to grief … the wedding party, from left, Lizi Kotronakis, Christine Betmalik, Louiza Zervos, Maria Elfes, Dimmy Kotronakis, Kosta Elfes.

Peter Kotronakis and his wife Vicky (middle) with another family member Christine Parris at the site of the Sari Club that killed their two daughters Elizabeth (33) and Dimmy (27).

Peter Kotronakis and his wife Vicky (middle) with another family member Christine Parris at the site of the Sari Club that killed their two daughters Elizabeth (33) and Dimmy (27).
Photo: Brendan Esposito

Vicky Kotronakis is consoled by family member Christine Parris at the site of the Sari Club where her daughters died.Vicky Kotronakis is consoled by family member Christine Parris at the site of the Sari Club where her daughters died.

Australia:
Gayle Airlie, Belinda Allen, Renae Anderson, Peter Basioli, Christina Betmilik, Matthew Bolwerk, Abbey Borgia, Debbie Borgia, Gerardine Buchan, Steve Buchan, Chloe Byron, Anthony Cachia, Rebecca Cartledge, Bronwyn Cartwright, Jodie Cearns, Jane Corteen, Jenny Corteen, Paul Cronin, Donna Croxford, Kristen Curnow, Francoise Dahan, Sylvia Dalais, Joshua Deegan, Andrew Dobson, Michelle Dunlop, Craig Dunn, Shane Foley, Dean Gallagher, Angela Golotta, Angela Gray, Byron Hancock, Simone Hanley, James Hardman, Billy Hardy, Nicole Harrison, Tim Hawkins, Andrea Hore, Adam Howard, Paul Hussey, Josh Iliffe, Carol Johnstone, David Kent, Dimmy Kotronakis, Elizabeth Kotronakis, Aaron Lee, Justin Lee, Stacey Lee, Danny Lewis, Scott Lysaght, Linda Makawana, Sue Maloney, Robert Marshall, David Mavroudis, Lynette McKeon, Marissa McKeon, Jenny Murphy, Amber O’Donnell, Jessica O’Donnell, Sue Ogier, Jodie O’Shea, Corey Paltridge, Charles van Renen, Brad Ridley, Ben Roberts, Bronwyn Ross, David Ross, Kathy Salvatori, Greg Sanderson, Cathy Seelin, Lee Sexton, Tom Singer, Anthony Stewart, Julie Stevenson, Jason Stokes, Behic Sumer, Nathan Swaine, Tracy Thomas, Clint Thompson, Robert Thwaites, Jonathan Wade, Vanessa Walder, Jodie Wallace, Shane Walsh-Till, Robyn Webster, Marlene Whiteley, Charmaine Whitton, Gerard Yeo, Luiza Zervos.

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