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Olympians make a splash for 'Australia Swims'

Olympians make a splash for 'Australia Swims'

3 December 2018

Summer is here and to celebrate, Swimming Australia is encouraging all Australians to revel in their love of the water and through the Australia Swims campaign.

Kookaburras ready to defend World Cup title

Kookaburras ready to defend World Cup title

30 November 2018

World number one Australia head into the tournament as defending champs, having won the past two World Cups in 2010 and 2014. Tonight, the Kookaburras kick off their World Cup title defence against Ireland.

Aussie Sevens squads ready for Dubai campaign

Aussie Sevens squads ready for Dubai campaign

29 November 2018

The men's and women's Aussie Sevens begin their World Series campagin in Dubai, with both squads welcoming back key players.

Olympians claim top gongs across QLD and VIC Sport Awards

Olympians claim top gongs across QLD and VIC Sport Awards

29 November 2018

Triple Olympian Cate Campbell was announced as the Sport Star of the Year at the 24th Annual Queensland Sport Awards in Brisbane, while Winter Olympian, Scotty James took out the VIS Award of Excellence in Melbourne on Wednesday night.

Fox adds 'Athlete of the Year' to her tally at NSW Sport Awards

Fox adds 'Athlete of the Year' to her tally at NSW Sport Awards

28 November 2018

The strength of women’s sport has emerged with two-time paddling Olympian Jessica Fox and double paratriathlon World Cup event winner Lauren Parker taking out the top gongs at the NSW Sport Awards.

Gilmore equals Beachley record, with seventh World Surf title

Gilmore equals Beachley record, with seventh World Surf title

27 November 2018

Steph Gilmore has made history at the Maui Pro, taking out her seventh world championship title and putting her on par with fellow Aussie surfing legend, Layne Beachley.

Stellar year celebrated at Tennis Australia Awards

Stellar year celebrated at Tennis Australia Awards

27 November 2018

Ash Barty and Alex de Minaur became the first ever joint winners of the prestigious Newcombe medal, joined by a slew of fellow award winners at the Newcombe Medal, Tennis Australia Awards on Monday.

Brandon Loupos takes out BMX Freestyle National Champs

Brandon Loupos takes out BMX Freestyle National Champs

27 November 2018

NSW rider Brandon Loupos has won the Australian Freestyle Championship after an amazing second run that bettered the benchmark scores of Queensland’s Jason Watts and Jake Wallwork.

Cycling Australia crown best of 2018

Cycling Australia crown best of 2018

26 November 2018

South Australia’s Rohan Dennis is celebrating his second ‘Oppy Medal’ in four years after being crowned the 2018 Australian Cyclist of the Year at the Cycling Australia Awards in Melbourne.

Dutch down Hockeyroos in Champions Trophy final

Dutch down Hockeyroos in Champions Trophy final

26 November 2018

The Hockeyroos have missed out on a record-equalling seventh Champions Trophy after losing 5-1 to Netherlands in the final of the last-ever edition of the tournament in Changzhou on Sunday night.

Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

Australia has hosted the Olympic Games twice – Melbourne 1956 and Sydney 2000.

Did you know?

Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).