Image: Olympic Gold Medal - 1912

Olympic Gold Medal - 1912

My significant cultural object is Sarah Fanny Durack’s gold medal won in 1912 at the Stockholm Olympics. Sarah was the first Australian woman to win a gold medal and she won it for the one hundred metres freestyle race for swimming.
Sarah Fanny Durack is one of my great, great, great aunts.

Alexandra (Year 6)

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