Summer Games

The first modern Summer Games were held in Athens in 1896. Australia has competed at every games since.

Olympic Winter Games

Australia has competed at all but four of the Winter Games since its inception at Chamonix in 1924.

Youth Olympic Games

The first Youth Olympic Games was held in Singapore 2010 and was a huge success. The first winter version was held in Austria in Innsbruck in January 2012 and the next YOG will be held in Nanjing, China in August 2014.

Australian Youth Olympic Festivals

As a legacy from the Sydney Olympic Games the Australian Olympic Committee has organised and funded multi-sport Festivals for 13-19 year old aspiring Olympians. The 6th edition will be held in Sydney in January 2013.

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