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Australia at the Olympic Games

Welcome to this Olympic website, which has facts and figures and trivia concerning Australia's participation at the Summer and Winter Olympic Games throughout the modern era.

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Australia is one of only two countries to have participated in every single modern Summer Olympic Games. They have hosted the Games twice, in Melbourne in 1956, and Sydney in 2000.

At the Winter Olympics, Australia has an outstanding record out of the countries of the southern hemisphere. Relative to the Country's population, Australia have one of the best success rates. This is a record that is well worth the celebration with this web site.

Australia has won over 160 gold medals, with swimming and athletics our most successful sports.

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