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Australia has sent athletes to every Summer Olympics since the modern games began in 1896.

Australia and New Zealand combined athletes to compete under the name Australasia in 1908 and 1912.

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How many times have Australia competed in the Olympics?

Australia has been in every summer Olympics and some of the winter Olympics.


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Australia have participated in every Summer Olympic Games, on two occasions as a joint team with New Zealand (in 1908 and 1912). With regard to the Winter Olympics, they participated in the 1936 contest, and in every contest since 1952.


When and where have the Olympics been in Australia?

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How many years have china been participating in the Olympics?

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