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Quality field drawn to Gold Coast for Oceania Boxing Championships

Quality field drawn to Gold Coast for Oceania Boxing Championships

26 June 2017

Australia’s best male boxers will today begin their campaign to qualify for this year’s World Championships, when they take on the best athletes from the region in the Oceania Boxing titles on the Gold Coast.

Hockeyroos win final pool match 4 - 1 v Spain

Hockeyroos win final pool match 4 - 1 v Spain

26 June 2017

The Hockeyroos won their final pool game against Spain at the World League Semi-Finals in Brussels, Belgium.

Women's Aussie 7s finish second in World Series

Women's Aussie 7s finish second in World Series

26 June 2017

The Australian Women’s Sevens team has claimed the Clermont Ferrand silver medal and finished the 2016/17 HSBC Sevens World Series in second position

Home crowd lift Australia to World League bronze

Home crowd lift Australia to World League bronze

25 June 2017

A big home crowd has helped lift Australia to the bronze medal at the FIVB World League Group Two finals on the Gold Coast, beating Netherlands 3-0 on Sunday.

Undefeated women's 7s through to Quarter Finals in France

Undefeated women's 7s through to Quarter Finals in France

25 June 2017

The Australian Women’s Sevens team has steamrolled through to the Quarter Finals of the final leg of the HSBC Women’s Sevens World Series in Clermont Ferrand, France, with convincing wins over Spain (41-0), Fiji (35-5) and France (20-17)

Fox back to her best with quality World Cup win

Fox back to her best with quality World Cup win

25 June 2017

It took Jessica Fox less than one week to remind everyone just how good she is, the two-time Olympic medallist demolishing the field to win gold in the C1 at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup in Augsburg on Saturday.

New Zealand defeat Aussies 2 - 0

New Zealand defeat Aussies 2 - 0

24 June 2017

The Hockeyroos took on the Black Sticks in a trans-Tasman rivalry match at the World League Semi-Finals in Brussels, Belgium. It was the Black Sticks day, with New Zealand taking out the game 2 – 0 Australia.

Olympic Day 2017

Olympic Day 2017

23 June 2017

See how Australian Olympians and National Federations celebrated international Olympic Day on June 23.

Australian Indigenous Olympians recognised for Olympic Day

Australian Indigenous Olympians recognised for Olympic Day

23 June 2017

The spirit of the Olympic movement was alive and well today, as the Australian Olympic Committee hosted a ‘Reception for Indigenous Olympic Athlete Recognition’ at the National Centre of Indigenous Excellence.

Aussie sailors head to Kiel Week

Aussie sailors head to Kiel Week

22 June 2017

As the Australian Sailing team turns its focus towards preparation for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, our sailors will be competing at the Kiel Week regatta in Germany this week.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

Synchronised Swimming began as a sport for men in the 1800s. It became an Olympic sport in 1984 but it is only open to women.

Did you know?

Bill Roycroft carried the Flag in the Opening Ceremony in Mexico City 1968 and his son Wayne carried the Flag in Los Angeles 1984.