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Australia
1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne

Medals Won
Gold: 13
Silver: 8
Bronze: 14

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Year Sport Event Athlete Result Medal
1956 Track & Field 100m Men Hec Hogan 10.6 BRONZE
1956 Track & Field 1500m Men John Landy 3:42.0 BRONZE
1956 Track & Field 10000m Men Allan Lawrence 28:53.6 BRONZE
1956 Track & Field 4x400m Relay Men David Lean 3:06.2 SILVER
1956 Track & Field 4x400m Relay Men Leon Gregory 3:06.2 SILVER
1956 Track & Field 4x400m Relay Men Graham Gipson 3:06.2 SILVER
1956 Track & Field 4x400m Relay Men Kevan Gosper 3:06.2 SILVER
1956 Track & Field High Jump Men Chilla Porter 2.10 SILVER
1956 Track & Field 100m Women Betty Cuthbert 11.5 GOLD
1956 Track & Field 100m Women Marlene Mathews 11.7 BRONZE
1956 Track & Field 200m Women Betty Cuthbert 23.4 GOLD
1956 Track & Field 200m Women Marlene Mathews 23.8 BRONZE
1956 Track & Field 80m Hurdles Women Shirley Strickland 10.7 GOLD
1956 Track & Field 80m Hurdles Women Norma Thrower 11.0 BRONZE
1956 Track & Field 4x100m Relay Women Shirley Strickland 44.5 GOLD
1956 Track & Field 4x100m Relay Women Fleur Mellor 44.5 GOLD
1956 Track & Field 4x100m Relay Women Betty Cuthbert 44.5 GOLD
1956 Track & Field 4x100m Relay Women Norma Croker 44.5 GOLD
1956 Boxing Welterweight Kevin Hogarth BRONZE
1956 Canoeing K2 10,000m Kayak Pairs (Men) Dennis Green 43:43.2 BRONZE
1956 Canoeing K2 10,000m Kayak Pairs (Men) Walter Brown 43:43.2 BRONZE
1956 Cycling 1000m Sprint (Scratch) Men Richard Ploog BRONZE
1956 Cycling 2000m Tandem Tony Marchant 10.8 GOLD
1956 Cycling 2000m Tandem Joey Browne 10.8 GOLD
1956 Rowing Single Sculls Men Stuart MacKenzie 8:07.7 SILVER
1956 Rowing Double Sculls Men Murray Riley 7:37.4 BRONZE
1956 Rowing Double Sculls Men Merv Wood 7:37.4 BRONZE
1956 Rowing Eights Men Harold Hewitt 6:39.2 BRONZE
1956 Rowing Eights Men Adrian Monger 6:39.2 BRONZE
1956 Rowing Eights Men Garth Manton 6:39.2 BRONZE
1956 Rowing Eights Men James Howden 6:39.2 BRONZE
1956 Rowing Eights Men Walter Howell 6:39.2 BRONZE
1956 Rowing Eights Men Michael Aikman 6:39.2 BRONZE
1956 Rowing Eights Men Angus Benfield 6:39.2 BRONZE
1956 Rowing Eights Men David Boykett 6:39.2 BRONZE
1956 Rowing Eights Men Bryan Doyle 6:39.2 BRONZE
1956 Swimming 100m Freestyle Men Jon Henricks 55.4 GOLD
1956 Swimming 100m Freestyle Men John Devitt 55.8 SILVER
1956 Swimming 100m Freestyle Men Gary Chapman 56.7 BRONZE
1956 Swimming 400m Freestyle Men Murray Rose 4:27.3 GOLD
1956 Swimming 1500m Freestyle Men Murray Rose 17:58.9 GOLD
1956 Swimming 100m Backstroke Men David Theile 1:02.2 GOLD
1956 Swimming 100m Backstroke Men John Monckton 1:03.2 SILVER
1956 Swimming 4x200m Freestyle Relay Men Murray Rose 8:23.6 GOLD
1956 Swimming 4x200m Freestyle Relay Men Kevin O'Halloran 8:23.6 GOLD
1956 Swimming 4x200m Freestyle Relay Men John Devitt 8:23.6 GOLD
1956 Swimming 4x200m Freestyle Relay Men Jon Henricks 8:23.6 GOLD
1956 Swimming 100m Freestyle Women Dawn Fraser 1:02.0 GOLD
1956 Swimming 100m Freestyle Women Lorraine Crapp 1:02.3 SILVER
1956 Swimming 100m Freestyle Women Faith Leech 1:05.1 BRONZE
1956 Swimming 400m Freestyle Women Lorraine Crapp 4:54.6 GOLD
1956 Swimming 400m Freestyle Women Dawn Fraser 5:02.5 SILVER
1956 Swimming 4x100m Freestyle Relay Women Dawn Fraser 4:17.1 GOLD
1956 Swimming 4x100m Freestyle Relay Women Lorraine Crapp 4:17.1 GOLD
1956 Swimming 4x100m Freestyle Relay Women Faith Leech 4:17.1 GOLD
1956 Swimming 4x100m Freestyle Relay Women Sandra Morgan 4:17.1 GOLD
1956 Sailing 5 Meter Class Devereaux Mytton 4022 BRONZE
1956 Sailing 5 Meter Class Jock Sturrock 4022 BRONZE
1956 Sailing 5 Meter Class Douglas Buxton 4022 BRONZE
1956 Sailing Sharpie 12m Roland Tasker 6086 SILVER
1956 Sailing Sharpie 12m John Scott 6086 SILVER

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