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2000 Summer Olympics

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Opening Ceremony - Sydney 2000 Olympics

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The 2000 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXVII Olympiad and commonly known as Sydney 2000 or the Millennium Olympic Games/Games of the New Millennium, were an international multi-sport event which was held between 15 September and 1 October 2000 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. It was the second time that the Summer Olympics were held in Australia, and also the Southern Hemisphere, the first being in Melbourne, Victoria, in 1956.
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  • Host city selection 

  • Costs 

  • Preliminary matches 

  • Cultural display highlights 

  • Formal presentation 

  • Day 2: 16 September 

  • Day 3: 17 September 

  • Day 4: 18 September 

  • Day 7: 21 September 

  • Day 9: 23 September 

  • Day 10: 24 September 

  • Day 11: 25 September 

  • Day 14: 28 September 

  • Day 16: 30 September 

  • Day 17: 1 October 

  • Sports 

  • Medal count 

  • Participating National Olympic Committees 

  • Sydney Olympic Park 

  • Sydney 

  • Outside Sydney 

  • Organisations responsible for the Olympics 

  • Organisation of the Paralympics 

  • Other Olympic events 

  • SOCOG organisational design 

  • Volunteer program 

  • Official logo 

  • The Mascots 

  • Medals and bouquets 

  • In popular culture