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Whats On : Wednesday 15th September 2010
For Volunteers
1.30pm - 4.00pm    Sydney 2000 Reunion - come and re-live "the time of our lives"

All Vollies welcome! Come and spend the day at Sydney Olympic Park to re-live the magic from Sydney 2000. Visit the Olympic Stadium and find your name on the volunteer poles from 1:30pm. Then catch up with your fellow volunteers with a free barbeque at the Sydney Showground from 2pm. There will be ushers at Sydney Olympic Park on the day to direct Volunteers to the relevant events around the park.

Dress: Sydney 2000 accreditation lanyard & volunteer shirts!! Public transport recommended.

For Sydney 2000 Volunteers, register your interest in attending the reunion at

4.00pm - 5.30pm    At the Overflow Park

From “The winner is Sydney” to “best Olympic Games ever”, relax in the park and watch the video highlights from Sydney 2000.

5.30pm - 6.15pm    Official Proceedings

- Dedication to Juan Antonio Samaranch.
- Dedication of The Overflow Park to it’s new name: Cathy Freeman Park
- Interviews with Olympians & Paralympians from Sydney 2000.
- The Olympic Cauldron re-ignited by Cathy Freeman and Louise Savage.


Sydney Olympic Park Authority (02) 9714 7888 www.sydneyolympicpark.com.au
Email: info@sydneyolympicpark.com.au

Other Activities
7.30am - 9.00am    Team Appeal Breakfast for the 2012 Australian Olympic Team

Grand Ballroom, Sofitel Wentworth
Presented by the NSW Olympic Council.

The first fundraising event for the 2012 Australian Olympic Team, featuring Olympians and an exclusive update on London 2012 with guest speakers:

- Lord Sebastian Coe, Chairman London 2012
- John Coates AC, President Australian Olympic Committee.

Enquiries & Tickets:

NSW Olympic Council (02) 8436 2100 www.olympics.com.au/nsw
email: nswoc@olympics.com.au

10.00am - 2.00pm    School Olympic Celebration

Presented by the Sydney Olympic Park Authority

1,000 primary school children re-living the Opening Ceremony, experiencing the magic moments of Sydney 2000, and playing sport with Olympians & Paralympians.


Sydney Olympic Park Authority (02) 9714 7888 or www.sydneyolympicpark.com.au
Email: info@sydneyolympicpark.com.au

7.30pm    Sydney 2000 10th Anniversary Celebration Dinner

In conjunction with the NSW Olympians Club
Millennium Room, Olympic Stadium
Presented by the Australian Olympic Committee & NSW Olympians Club

All Olympians and Paralympians welcome. A special reunion for Sydney 2000 athletes. The Members of the Sydney 2000 Bid and Organising Committee Boards will also be honoured.

By invitation only

Enquiries & Tickets:

NSW Olympic Council (02) 8436 2100 www.olympics.com.au/nsw
Email: nswoc@olympics.com.au

More of 'Whats On' ...
Sat 11th Sept.    Powerhouse Discovery Centre Open Day (10am-4pm)

Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the ‘best Olympic Games ever’
Presented by the Powerhouse Discovery Centre

Enjoy an Open Day program of tours, talks and family activities focused on the largest museum collection of Sydney 2000 Games ‘memorabilia’, including the actual Olympic Torch used by Cathy Freeman to light the Olympic Cauldron, costumes worn by Nikki Webster, Kylie Minogue & hundreds of performers, the oversized Australian Icons and plenty more.

Highlights will include a very special behind-the-scenes tour of the Ceremonies costumes with Sydney Ceremony costume designer Jennifer Irwin, plus the opportunity for kids and families to participate in ‘the winner is …’ photo activity where you can have your photo taken as a ‘medal winner’ on our original Gold, Silver & Bronze Olympic Medal podiums.

General admission; $8/$5/$25 (family).
Terms & conditions and additional costs may apply for some Open Day programs.

Enquiries: Powerhouse Discovery Centre, Castle Hill, 172 Showground Road, Castle Hill.

Phone: (02) 9762 1300
Website: www.castlehill.powerhousemuseum.com

Sat 18th Oct.    Paralympian of the Year Awards Dinner 2010

Waterview Convention Centre, Bicentennial Park

By invitation only

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