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2000 Olympics: Cathy Freeman’s golden moment

2000 Olympics: Cathy Freeman’s golden moment

2000 Summer Games Host: Sydney, Australia Medal table winner: United States of America     Held between September 15th and October 1st, the 2000 games saw the Olympics return to Australia for the first time in 44 years. The country’s most famous city trumped Manchester and Beijing in the bidding process to recreate the honour […]

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Portsmouth to Sydney, the amazing journey of HMS Daring

Portsmouth to Sydney, the amazing journey of HMS Daring

Last May, HMS Daring set sail from Portsmouth for a nine-month journey to Australia. So far, it has anchored at Puerto Rico, sailed through the Panama Canal, visited San Diego, Pearl Harbour in Hawaii,  the Marshall Islands and is now in Sydney.                 HMS Daring docked in San […]

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Aussie Blog: Final Day

Aussie Blog: Final Day

The landmarks are just spectacular and there is no other word to describe them. None of us can wait for the experiences ahead…

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England retain the Ashes

England retain the Ashes

To the delight of their fans, England have retained the Ashes for the first time in 24 years – and with a match to spare. They easily won the fourth Test, dismissing Australia for 258 before lunch on day four in Melbourne.