ABORIGINAL

Nova Peris-Kneebone OAM
Australia Crest

First Aboriginal Olympic gold medal winner at Atlanta 1996 with the Australian women's hockey team. In 1998 Nova won gold at the Commonwealth Games in Kuala Lumpur, this time for her running ability.

Nova With Her Daughter
Nova With Her Daughter


Nova was an appointed delegate to the Constitutional Convention in Canberra in February, 1998.


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