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Strong day for Aussie sailors at Perth 2011

Strong day for Aussie sailors at Perth 2011

6 December 2011

The Australian Women’s Match Racing Team crew of Nicky Souter, Jessica Eastwell and Katie Spithill have continued their strong run at the Perth 2011 ISAF Sailing World Championships

Kookaburras respond in style with big win over Great Britain

Kookaburras respond in style with big win over Great Britain

5 December 2011

The Kookaburras have responded to their poor opening game at the 2011 Champions Trophy, defeating Great Britain team 4-1 today during the second day of play at the Champions Trophy in Auckland, New Zealand.

Solid start for Price & crew in Perth

Solid start for Price & crew in Perth

5 December 2011

Australia’s Olivia Price, Nina Curtis and Lucinda Whitty have made a solid start to their campaign at the Perth 2011 ISAF Sailing World Championships with three wins and two losses from their opening five races in the Women’s Match Racing competition.

Skeleton Silver for Lincoln-Smith

Skeleton Silver for Lincoln-Smith

5 December 2011

Australia's dynamic young skeleton team have had their best day of competition ever, with sliders Emma Lincoln-Smith and Lucy Chaffer taking second and sixth places in the first World Cup of the season.

Skeleton Silver for Lincoln-Smith

Skeleton Silver for Lincoln-Smith

5 December 2011

Australia's dynamic young skeleton team have had their best day of competition ever, with sliders Emma Lincoln-Smith and Lucy Chaffer taking second and sixth places in the first World Cup of the season.

Athlete accommodation gets Aussie approval

Athlete accommodation gets Aussie approval

5 December 2011

The Australian Olympic Committee has given a thumbs up to its athlete accommodation for the 2012 Games after the first inspection of the Aussie quarters in London.

Four billion to watch 2012 ceremonies

Four billion to watch 2012 ceremonies

5 December 2011

More than four billion people worldwide are expected to tune in to watch the opening and closing ceremonies for the London Olympics - worth up to STG5 billion ($A7.7 billion) in advertising terms, organisers say.

Kookaburras below par but produce win

Kookaburras below par but produce win

3 December 2011

The Kookaburras have produced a come from behind scrappy win against Spain on the opening day of the 2011 Champions Trophy in Auckland, New Zealand.

AOC signs agreement for Uniform Distribution Centre in London

AOC signs agreement for Uniform Distribution Centre in London

2 December 2011

Proving that there are benefits to be found in every corner as we head towards 2012, Waltham Forest Council has inked a deal that will see the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) using local facilities for their Uniform Distribution Centre during the Games.

Aussie sailors aim for world titles

Aussie sailors aim for world titles

2 December 2011

It's crunch time for Australia's sailors as world titles and Olympic qualification go on the line off Fremantle from Saturday. Three-time Laser class world champion Tom Slingsby is gunning for a fourth title ahead of London 2012

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Peter Norman posthumously awarded Olympic Order of Merit

Did you know?

At Beijing 2008 Australia won 14 gold medals, 15 silver and 17 bronze, a total of 46 medals.

Did you know?

At Beijing 2008 Australia won 14 gold medals, 15 silver and 17 bronze, a total of 46 medals.