COMMONWEALTH GAMES DAY 1: AUSTRALIA has its first gold medals of the Games thanks to our fastest men and women on two wheels.

    GLASGOW’S track and field program has been dealt a massive blow with track superstar Mo Farah withdrawing from the Commonwealth Games.

    AUSSIE squash player Zac Alexander has dramatically departed Glasgow after a successful appeal from fellow player Matthew Karwalski.

    CIARON Maher, the mop-topped kid and an ex-motocross and jumps rider from three generations of dairy farmers, has become a rising star in training ranks.

    THERE he was at a Brisbane hotel, the showman Kurtley Beale, grabbing a hotel vacuum cleaner and producing an incredible didgeridoo sound.

    Library celebrates Rare Book Week

    Jul 17, 2012

    To celebrate Rare Book Week, the MCC Library is holding two exhibitions for sports AND book lovers:

    - “Olympic Memories of London: Publications from the Games of 1908 and 1948”
    - “Recording the Century: celebrating 100 years of VFL and AFL’s Football Record”.

    Beginning on Monday July 23, both exhibitions will be held at the library between 10.00am and 4.00pm until Friday July 27.

    Bookings are essential for entry by the general public. Please contact the library on library@mcc.org.au or (03) 9657 8876 for further details.

    For more on Melbourne Rare Book Week, see www.rarebookweek.com.

    Olympic Memories of London exhibition


    VFL/AFL Football Record exhibition