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1950 Commonwealth Games

(British Empire Games) Opening Ceremony … 4 Feb 1950 Host City … Auckland, New Zealand Closing Ceremony … 11 Feb 1950 Participants … 590 athletes, 12 Commonwealth Nations 1950 Games   1950 Medals … Gold Silver Bronze Games Main Page 27 Australian Silver Medal Winners Athletics • Bowls • Boxing • Cycling • Diving • Fencing • Rowing • … Read more1950 Commonwealth Games

2013 Logie Award Winners

55th Annual TV Week Logie Awards Sunday, 7th April 2013 Crown Entertainment Complex, Melbourne, Victoria They say “third time’s the charm” and it certainly was for Asher Kiddie. After being nominated in 2011, and 2012, Kiddie (Offspring) finally walked away with the 2013 Gold Logie for Most Popular Personality on Australian TV. Former newsreader Brian Henderson … Read more2013 Logie Award Winners

Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race Winners 1990 to 1999

The Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race in December is an icon of Australia’s summer sport. The course covers a distance of 628 nautical miles from Sydney Harbour to the East coast of Australia, Bass Strait, the Tasmanian east coast, Storm Bay, Derwent River and finally Battery Point in Hobart, Tasmania. Line Honours goes to the … Read moreSydney to Hobart Yacht Race Winners 1990 to 1999

Famous Australian February Birthdays

FEBRUARY 1 TO 15     FEBRUARY 16 TO 29 WERE YOU or someone you know born in February? You’ll find below some notable Australian politicians, footballers, actors, musicians, athletes and even our Man From Snowy River, Banjo Paterson, that have February 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 … Read moreFamous Australian February Birthdays

2002 Commonwealth Games

Opening Ceremony … 25 July 2002 Host City … Manchester, England Closing Ceremony … 4 Aug 2002 Participants … 3,690 athletes, 72 Commonwealth Nations 2002 Games   2002 Medals … Gold Silver Bronze Games Main Page OFFICIAL OPENING BY Queen Elizabeth II. There were 247 events in 17 sports. The Slogan was The Spirit of Friendship The 2002 Commonwealth Games was … Read more2002 Commonwealth Games

Number One Singles in the 2000s

The highest selling singles in Australian as ranked on the Australian Singles Chart during the 2000s are listed below. In recent years this includes digital as well as the traditional CD sales. See also 2000 Singles     1990s Singles     1980s Singles     1970s Singles     1960s Singles     1950s Singles     1940s Singles 2010  California Gurls Katy Perry featuring … Read moreNumber One Singles in the 2000s

Geraldton, WA

 What’s the Weather – pick a different Australian city Trouble with the live weather feed? Please refresh this page. Also, if city listed is not available now, you’ll get the nearest one. °C to °F conversion chart (in pop-up window) Almanac Current Weather Forecast Geraldton Ap Monday’s Summary Min 11.9°C Max – Rainfall 0.0mm Normally in September Average … Read moreGeraldton, WA

Australian of the Year Award

AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR Award recognises people who inspire us through their achievements to be better, do better. They have become role models in our communities challenging us to contribute in our own way to making Australia and the world a better place. Every year the national Australian of the Year Awards are awarded on Australia … Read moreAustralian of the Year Award