AOC News

Guest speaker Victoria Roberts with MC Ray Smee OAM at the Kapyla Club lunch, July 2006.

Each year a number of green jackets with the Australian coat of arms sewn on the breast pocket are brought out of the cupboard and hung outside to air...

Gold medallists from Atlanta 1996, Sydney 2000 and Athens 2004 are showing their support for the a.s.p.i.r.e. school network...

Tim Cahill weaving his magic against Argentina during Athens 2004.

Our sports loving nation is well and truly fixated on Germany for the Football World Cup and the Socceroo charge...

AOC President and IOC Member John Coates.

High praise today from Susie O’Neill for John Coates’ Queens Birthday award...

AOC President and IOC Member John Coates.

The President of the Australian Olympic Committee and IOC member, John Coates, has received Australia’s highest award...

Federal Sports Minister Rod Kemp and Bob Ellicott QC awarded the Olympic Order of Merit.

The Australian Olympic Committee has awarded the Order of Merit to the Federal Sports Minister Rod Kemp and former Fraser Government Minister Bob Ellicott QC...

Colin Beashel leads out Australia's largest ever away team of 482 athletes during the Athens 2004 Opening Ceremony.

AOC President John Coates has welcomed the increased spending on sport announced in the Federal Budget...

AOC Official Historian, Harry Gordon.

The International Society of Olympic Historians has conferred a rare honour on Australia’s Harry Gordon...

Grant Hackett meeting Chinese swimmers in Beijing on a previous visit in November 2004.

Head coach Alan Thompson will lead an Australian Swimming delegation on a visit to Beijing next week to inspect Olympic venues and facilities built for the 2008 Games...

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) opened for business at 9am yesterday.