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Australia Swimming at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 29, 1956
Date Finished: December 7, 1956

Events for Australia: 13
Participants for Australia: 26 (14 men and 12 women)
Youngest Participant for Australia: Sandra Morgan (14 years, 182 days)
Oldest Participant for Australia: John Marshall (26 years, 303 days)
Most Medals for Australia (Athlete): 3 athletes with 3 medals

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Men's 100 metres Freestyle

Men's 400 metres Freestyle

Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle

Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay

Men's 100 metres Backstroke

Men's 200 metres Breaststroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Terry Gathercole 20 Men's 200 metres Breaststroke 4

Men's 200 metres Butterfly

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Women's 400 metres Freestyle

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Women's 100 metres Backstroke

Women's 200 metres Breaststroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Barbara Evans Women's 200 metres Breaststroke 7 h2 r1/2

Women's 100 metres Butterfly

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