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Australia Sailing at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 26, 1956
Date Finished: December 5, 1956

Events for Australia: 5
Participants for Australia: 11 (11 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for Australia: Colin Ryrie (26 years, 339 days)
Oldest Participant for Australia: Jock Sturrock (41 years, 197 days)
Most Medals for Australia (Athlete): 5 athletes with 1 medal

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Mixed One Person Dinghy

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Colin Ryrie 26 Mixed One Person Dinghy 10

Mixed Two Person Keelboat

Mixed Three Person Keelboat

Mixed Two Person Heavyweight Dinghy

Mixed 5.5 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jock Sturrock 41 Mixed 5.5 metres 3 Bronze
Devereaux Mytton 32 Mixed 5.5 metres 3 Bronze
Doug Buxton 39 Mixed 5.5 metres 3 Bronze

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