AOC News

Our Lady of the sacred Heart, NT

The Australian Olympic Committee’s new on-line education program is using the Boxing Kangaroo, affectionately known as “BK”, as a symbol that educators ...

No babies in Olympic Village

8 September 2006

At its recent meeting the AOC Team Executive ruled out any possibility of babies being permitted to live in the Olympic Village at the 2008 Beijing Games.

More than 300 veteran Olympians from around the world have confirmed they will be in Melbourne for this year's golden...

Olympian Mervyn Wood passed away on Saturday after a long illness, aged 89...

Tribute Merv Wood

21 August 2006

AOC President John Coates has paid tribute to the late Merv Wood describing him as “clearly one of our finest Olympians”...

Katrina Powell celebrates after scoring against the Netherlands during the Sydney Olympics.

The two Olympic hockey gold medals belonging to three-time Olympian Katrina Powell OAM have been returned, 22 days...

With two years to go until the Opening Ceremony at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, the Premier of NSW, launched the...

To signify the Two-Year Countdown to the 2008 Olympic Games to be held in Beijing, China, the 2008 Australian Olympic Team / WA Appeal was launched at a breakfast...

Anzac Memorial in Hyde Park, Sydney.

Australian Olympic Committee President John Coates has written to Sydney’s Lord Mayor Clover Moore saying new plans...

Katrina Powell celebrates after scoring against the Netherlands during the Sydney Olympics.

Three-time Olympian Katrina Powell OAM has had her two Olympic hockey gold medals stolen from her home in Perth...