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Yes, the 1956 Summer Olympics were held in Melbourne.

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When and where were the Olympics in Australia?

The first Olympics in Australia were held in Melbourne in 1956. The Olympics were held again in Australia in Sydney, in 2000.

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What year were the Olympics held in Melbourne Australia?

1956 Summer Games. Answer: The Olympics were held in Melbourne in 1956.The Olympic Games were held in Melbourne in 1956.

Where were the 1956 summer olympics held?

Melbourne, Australia.

When and where was the Olympics held in Australia?

1956 Melbourne 2000 Sydney

When and where was the first Olympics held in Australia?

The first Australian Olympics were held in the summer of 1956 at Melbourne (Games of the XVI Olympiad). Due to quarantine regulations though, the equestrian events were not held in Melbourne. They were held in Stockholm, Sweden five months prior to the Melbourne Olympics.

Besides the 2000 Olympics what other years were the Olympics held in Australia?

Australia hosted the Olympics in 1956 in Melbourne. Sydney hosted in 2000.

Where were the Olympics held in the 50s?

1952 Helsinki, Finland 1956 Melbourne, Australia

Where is Olympics held for the fist time in southern hemisphere?

Melbourne, Australia in 1956.

Where were the 1956 Olympics held?

The 1956 Olympics were held in Melbourne, Australia. They won the right to host the Olympics by one vote over Buenos Aires.

Where were Olympics held in 1956?

1956 Summer Olympics (Melbourne, Australia) 1956 Winter Olympics (Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy)

How many times were the Olympics held in Sydney Australia?

The Olympics have been held in Australia twice, but only once in Sydney, in 2000. The other time was Melbourne, in 1956.

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