To celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Sydney Olympic Games there will be a Volunteers Reunion including a free BBQ and concert at Sydney Olympic Park on September 15.
Minister for Transport John Robertson today said Sydney 2000 Olympic volunteers attending a reunion next month to mark ten years since the opening ceremony will receive free public transport to and from the event.
Premier Kristina Keneally today officially launched the Australian Olympic Team Appeal for the London 2012 Olympics pledging $500,000 from the NSW Government towards
Australia's most experienced international sports administrator says Australia's World Cup bid deserves united national support and that recent efforts to undermine the bid have no
The 15th of September this year marks the 10 year anniversary of Sydney 2000 – the Games that Sydney, Australia and Olympic fans around the world remember as the “Best Games Ever”.
Twenty-five primary students were treated to an exclusive fashion opportunity last week when they tried on the official uniform of the 2010 Australian Olympic Winter Team.
The Seamen’s Union of Australia (SUA) has been honoured 30 years after they raised $50,000 to send the Australian Olympic Team to Moscow defying demands for a 1980 Games’ boycott by the Fraser Government. At its Annual General Meeting today, the AOC made a special presentation to the
Two of the key architects of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games Michael Knight and David Richmond were today honoured at the Annual General Meeting of the Australian Olympic Committee. Knight and Richmond were presented with awards by the AOC President, John Coates, which said “in grateful appreciation
AOC President John Coates has praised Federal Sports Minister, Kate Ellis, for obtaining an extra $195m in this week’s budget when other minsters were getting a spending “haircut".
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Winter Olympic Team Formal Uniform launch
Did you know?
Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).
Did you know?
Australia has hosted the Olympic Games twice – Melbourne 1956 and Sydney 2000.