AOC News

Three key players in our recent Olympic success have been recognised in today’s Australia Day Honours list.

AOC rejects CAS findings

25 January 2006

The President of the AOC, John Coates, today said that the AOC does not agree with aspects of the Court of Arbitration for Sport’s decision in Miriam Manzano’s appeal against non nomination...

The President of the AOC, John Coates, says the New South Wales Institute of Sport (NSWIS) will be a “vital cog” in Australia’s preparations for the Beijing Games...

The Northern Territory Institute of Sport (NTIS) will play a key role in the preparation of Australia’s athletes competing at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

Education BK

The AOC has made education a priority in 2006, launching a free online education program targeting primary...

The Australian Olympic Committee would like to wish our athletes, coaches, supporters and everyone involved in the Olympic movement all the very best for Christmas and the New Year.

New AOC website goes live

30 November 2005
Australian Team Supporters enjoying the competition at Athens 2004.

The Australian Olympic Committee has developed a new and improved www.olympics.com.au designed to “expose visitors to the day to day operations of the organisation”...

Swimmer Giaan Rooney, an example from the Victorian Institute of Sport

The Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) will play a key role in Australia’s quest for success at Beijing 2008...

Congratulations to NSW snowboarders Andrew Burton, Holly Crawford and Torah Bright who have all met the performance requirements of the AOC Selection...

1960 rowers (l to r) Berry Durstan, John Rosser, Terry Scook, Max Gamble & Max Cunningham at the OCWA 2005 Christmas Luncheon

It was nine years ago when Olympic hockey legend, Eric Pearce (1956, 60, 64, 68) initiated the marvellous idea of an annual Christmas Luncheon...