Greg Welch to be inducted in to the Sport Australia Hall of Fame

Greg Welch will be recognised as one of Australia’s sporting legends on October 13 in Melbourne at the port Australia Hall of Fame’s 27th Annual Induction & Awards Gala Dinner. This is a deserving recognition of one of our sport’s legends. Greg has won numerous world championships and was the first Australian to win the Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii. 

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27th Annual Induction & Awards Gala Dinner details…

Thursday October 13th 2011 will see the Who’s Who of Australia sport converge on the Palladium at Crown for the Sport Australia Hall of Fame’s 27th Annual Induction & Awards Gala Dinner. The night promises to be a most memorable one with the induction of seven of Australia’s sporting greats.

  • Layne Beachley – Surfing
  • Glenn McGrath – Cricket
  • Kostya Tszyu – Boxing
  • Greg Welch – Triathlon
  • Belinda Clark – Cricket
  • Judy-Joy Davies – Media
  • Lorraine Landon – Admin. Basketball

And the elevation of one Member to Legend Status.

We also honour the legacy of Sir Donald Bradman with ‘The Don Award’. Presented to the athlete who has, through his or her example in sport, most inspired the nation.

Winners of the Team Sport Australia Award, Hall of Fame Moment and Scholarship recipients are also announced.

Corporate and members of the public are welcome to join us for an unforgettable evening.

Book now.

Date: Thursday October 13th, 2011
Time: 6:30pm for 7:00pm
Venue: Crown Palladium Ballroom, 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank, Victoria
Phone: (03) 9510 2066
Email: [email protected]



Karl Hayes

Karl is a keen age group triathlete who races more than he trains. Good life balance! Karl works in the media industry in Australia and is passionate about the sport of triathlon.