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Unity has been derived from the three core values of the CGF - Humanity, Equality and Destiny.

Secure a piece of Games Unity in 50 limited edition artworks

07 Apr 06 02:33
With just 50 days remaining until the Opening Ceremony, the official Countdown Auction begins in the Bourke Street Mall for the first of 50 individually numbered art pieces titled "Unity" to go under the hammer.
Ryk Neethling of South Africa celebrates at the FINA World Cup at the Sydney Olympic Aquatic Centre in 2005.

South African swimmers firm as threat in Melbourne

28 Mar 06 03:22
South Africa’s Olympic 4x100m Freestyle champions are continuing to build a strong focus ahead of the anticipated showdown at Melbourne 2006.
Matthew Cowdrey of Australia after winning silver in the Mens 100m Final S9 at the Athens 2004 Paralympic Games.

Swim hero slashes seven records

28 Mar 06 01:17
Jessicah Schipper, Leisel Jones, Libby Lenton and Jade Edmistone broke four world records at the six-day meet, but 17-year-old Matthew Cowdrey nailed seven.
Australia's number three ranked Men's Squash player Anthony Ricketts.

Squash favourites win

27 Mar 06 23:50
Pre-tournament favourites Anthony Ricketts and Rachael Grinham have won their respective national titles at the Australian Open Squash Championships in Melbourne.
Selina Gilsenan in action at the Australian Netball squad training session.

Aussie netballers training for gold

27 Mar 06 05:53
Australia’s netballers have hit the court for an exhausting training program aimed at fielding the best possible team to defend their Games gold in March.
Jessicah Schipper is the latest Australian to break a record at the Games Swimming Trials.

Schipper flies as Trials end

27 Mar 06 05:22
Clocking 2 minutes 6.25 seconds at the end of the 200m Butterfly, the 10th-fastest time in history, Jessicah Schipper fell just 0.64 outside the world record of Poland's Otylia Jedrzejczak.
Games volunteers celebrate a job well done.

Melbourne cheers its Games heroes

27 Mar 06 04:48
Melbourne has cheered the gold medal winning Australian athletes and the Games volunteers in the Commonwealth Games Thank You Parade.
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Intense pressure for Swimming spots at the Games

27 Mar 06 01:45
Leisel Jones and Jade Edmistone last night fought a ferocious battle in the 100 metres Breaststroke final in order to secure the 2005 Queensland Championship, and more importantly, gain a competitive edge for the upcoming Commonwealth Games trials.
Gold medallist Samaresh Jung of India wins the David Dixon Award.

Jung named Games' outstanding athlete

26 Mar 06 23:32
Gold medallist Samaresh Jung of India has been named as the winner of the David Dixon Award for the most outstanding athlete of the 2006 Commonwealth Games.
India performs at the Closing Ceremony.

Bollywood's taste of Delhi 2010

26 Mar 06 13:40
The host of the 2010 Games, Delhi, staged a stunning display of Indian culture at the Closing Ceremony, marking the handover from Melbourne 2006.

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