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Swimming at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay Final

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Olympic Park Swimming and Diving Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: December 6, 1956
Date Finished: December 6, 1956

Gold: AUS Australia
Silver: USA United States
Bronze: RSA South Africa

Final

Rank Team NOC T
1 Australia AUS 4:17.1 WR
2 United States USA 4:19.2
3 South Africa RSA 4:25.7
4 Germany GER 4:26.1
5 Canada CAN 4:28.3
6 Sweden SWE 4:30.0
7 Hungary HUN 4:31.1
8 Great Britain GBR 4:35.8

Final Leg 1

Rank Team NOC T
1 Australia AUS 1:04.0
2 United States USA 1:06.3
3 Germany GER 1:06.6
4 Canada CAN 1:07.1
5 South Africa RSA 1:07.7
6T Sweden SWE 1:08.8
6T Great Britain GBR 1:08.8
8 Hungary HUN 1:09.9

Final Legs 1-2

Rank Team NOC T
1 Australia AUS 2:09.3
2 United States USA 2:10.2
3 South Africa RSA 2:13.0
4 Germany GER 2:13.3
5 Canada CAN 2:14.2
6 Sweden SWE 2:16.5
7 Hungary HUN 2:16.6
8 Great Britain GBR 2:17.8

Final Legs 1-3

Rank Team NOC T
1 Australia AUS 3:14.0
2 United States USA 3:14.8
3 Germany GER 3:19.0
4 South Africa RSA 3:21.0
5 Canada CAN 3:21.7
6 Hungary HUN 3:23.3
7 Sweden SWE 3:23.9
8 Great Britain GBR 3:27.2