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Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra 6 September 2016

A host of Australia's Rio 2016 athletes headed to Giralang Primary School in Canberra to answer questions and help out with PDHPE class.

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Perth Welcomes Home the 2016 Team 4 September 2016

Hundreds of Aussie Olympic fans turned out to Welcome Home 2016 Olympians.

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Hobart welcomes home the 2016 Team 3 September 2016

Hundreds of Tasmanians turned out to welcome home the 2016 Australian Olympic Team.

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#OneTeam 27 August 2016

Take a look back at the Rio 2016 campaign through the lens of the team hashtag #OneTeam

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Australian Medallists of the Rio Games 22 August 2016

Reaction from our medal winners of the Rio Games.

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Travis Mahoney and Matt Abood shoutout back home. 22 August 2016

The comedy duo of Travis Mahoney and Matt Abood go above and beyond to say thanks to their supporters in Australia.

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Emma McKeon will walk at the closing ceremony. 20 August 2016

After writing a two-page letter and meeting with Chef de Mission, Kitty Chiller, Emma McKeon's sanction will be adjusted to allow her to attend the closing ceremony.

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From addiction to olympian: Dan Smith's timely visit to Christ the Redeemer. 19 August 2016

Gold Coast swimmer Dan Smith's journey to Rio is unlike anyone else's on the Australian team. He overcame drug and alcohol addiction with help from the figure forever watching over Rio.

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Australian swimmers disciplined in Rio 19 August 2016

Chef de Mission Kitty Chiller has disciplined swimmers Josh Palmer and Emma McKeon after they failed to return to the Olympic Village on Tuesday night following a night out in Rio with teammates.

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Fan messages to our athletes (take #3) 18 August 2016

Our Olympic athletes receive messages of support from people who admire them and their efforts at the Games. Swimming gold medallist Kyle Chalmers, track & field sprinter Melissa Breen and table tennis player Heming Hu open up about their favourites.

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Aussie medallists visit Christ the Redeemer 17 August 2016

Some of our Rio medallists ventured to Rio's most iconic site - Christ the Redeemer - to see what all the fuss was about and witness the Olympic city from a new perspective.

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"I just hope they're as cooked as I am!" 17 August 2016

Resident larrikin in the swim team Jarrod Poort, swum way out in front of the pack in the 10km open water swim on Copacabana beach, only to be mowed down with about 800 metres to go.

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Brave swim by youngster Gubecka 16 August 2016

17 year old Chelsea Lea Gubecka fought bravely to finish 15th in the women's Olympic marathon swim. The youngest competitor in the 26-strong field made her debut in the event at Copacabana beach and promises to be back for more.

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Mack Horton takes us inside the swim team. 16 August 2016

Mack Horton and girlfriend Ella Walter, take us inside the inner sanctum of the swim team's post-meet function at the Edge.

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Swimming medallists react to rollercoaster week. 16 August 2016

All the individual medallists of the Australian swim team spoke to the media about how they were able to handle the pressure of an olympic games. Kyle Chalmers, Emma McKeon, Mack Horton, Maddie Groves, Mitch Larkin and coach Jacco Verhaeren.

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Open water swimmers making waves 15 August 2016

Our open water swim team of Chelsea Lea Gubecka (day 10) and Jarrod Poort (day 11) kick off their campaign off the beaches of Rio with high hopes for strong performances.

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Bronzed Aussies: the men's 4x100m medley relay team. 14 August 2016

Mitch Larkin, Jake Packard, David Morgan and Kyle Chalmers re-live the super effort it took to claim bronze in the men's 4x100m medley relay.

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Week One wrap up 14 August 2016

All the reaction from our medal wins in week one of the Rio Games.

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Swimming head coach reacts to women's 100m freestyle final. 12 August 2016

Head coach of the Australian Swim Team, Jacco Verhaeren, explains how he saw the women's 100m freestyle final featuring sisters Cate and Bronte Campbell.

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What will the Campbell sisters' coach say to them before the 100m freestyle final? 11 August 2016

Does he speak to them together, or individually? What's the best pep talk tactics? What is automaticity? Cate and Bronte Campbell's coach, Simon Cusack, explains what his final words to the girls will before their 100m freestyle final.

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