1958 Commonwealth Games

(British Empire and Commonwealth Games) Opening Ceremony … 18 July 1958 Host City … Cardiff, Wales Closing Ceremony … 26 July 1958 Participants … 1,130 athletes, 36 Commonwealth Nations 1958 Games   1958 Medals … Gold Silver Bronze Games Main Page THE 1958 GAMES WAS the largest sporting event ever held in Wales. Australian Dawn Fraser won 2 gold and 2 silver … Read more1958 Commonwealth Games

Slim Dusty Record Albums 6

With over 5 million recordings sold in Australia, Slim Dusty was the biggest selling Australian recording artist. Slim Dusty     Article pages   1   2       Awards Golden Guitar Album pages   Index   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14      EPs      Singles Previous Page <<  Album Page 6  >> Next Page King of Kalgoorlie SCXO.792455 On My Road Like a Family to Me King of Kalgoorlie Still the … Read moreSlim Dusty Record Albums 6

Famous Australian September Birthdays

SEPTEMBER 1 TO 15     SEPTEMBER 16 TO 30 WERE YOU or someone you know born in September? You’ll find below some notable Australian politicians, authors, actors, musicians, athletes and even a Nobel Prize winner that have September birthdays. JAN   1-15   16-31 APR   1-15   16-30 JULY   1-15   16-31 OCT   1-15   16-31 FEB   1-15   16-29 MAY   1-15   16-31 AUG   1-15   16-31 NOV   1-15   16-30 MAR   1-15   16-31 … Read moreFamous Australian September Birthdays

Aboriginal Athletics

The National Aboriginal Sports Corporation (NASCA) was established in 1995 to encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to excel in sport and to use this as the “springboard” to greater success in education, employment and career development. NASCA is a ‘not for profit’ organisation working with and for Aboriginal people. The more open, accepting … Read moreAboriginal Athletics

Famous Australian January Birthdays

JANUARY 1 TO 15     JANUARY 16 TO 31 WERE YOU or someone you know born in January? You’ll find below some notable Australian politicians, footballers, actors, musicians, and athletes that have January birthdays. JAN   1-15   16-31 APR   1-15   16-30 JULY   1-15   16-31 OCT   1-15   16-31 FEB   1-15   16-29 MAY   1-15   16-31 AUG   1-15   16-31 NOV   1-15   16-30 MAR   1-15   16-31 JUNE   1-15   16-31 SEPT   1-15   16-30 DEC … Read moreFamous Australian January Birthdays

Governor-General

Simply put, the Governor-General is the Queen’s representative in Australia. Although the appointment of the Governor-General is technically made by “advice” to the Queen, since the 1930s appointments have been by the Australian government in power. This change took place as a result of a major confrontation with the British government over the appointment of … Read moreGovernor-General