Title 'Go Aussies!': Greens wish athletes success as Games begin.
Database Press Releases
Date 08-08-2008
Source AUSTRALIAN GREENS
Author BROWN, Bob, (former Senator)
Citation Id IV7R6
Cover date Friday, 8 August 2008
Format Online Text
In Government no
Item Online Text: 1730209
Key item No
MP yes
Pages 1p.
Party AG
Speech No
System Id media/pressrel/IV7R6


'Go Aussies!': Greens wish athletes success as Games begin.

Friday, 8 August 2008

'Go Aussies!' – Greens wish athletes success as Games begin

Australian Greens Leader Bob Brown today wished all the Australian athletes a successful 2008 Olympic Games.

"Australia has a fantastic team of athletes and for the next two weeks I'll be cheering them on like millions of other Australians," Senator Brown said.

"After years of hard work, training and sacrifice I wish all our athletes every success and hope they have a terrific time."

Senator Brown also congratulated rower and six-time Olympian James Tomkins on being chosen to lead the Australian team at the opening ceremony.

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